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10 Tips on How to Start a Business

Jessica Robinson

10 Tips on How to Start a Business

😎 😍 10 Tips on How to Start a Business 😎 😍 Have you got the hustle inside you to bring in your own salary, the motivation to keep going and the determination to keep putting one foot in front of the other when times get tough?  On the eve of my 5th business birthday I have been looking back over the past 5 years to how I got this far with my business (almost half of start up businesses don’t make it past their 3rd year) and putting the metaphorical pen to paper to come up with some inspiring blogs for...

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A Squiffy History of how it became to be :)

Jessica Robinson

A Squiffy History of how it became to be :)

A Squiffy History of how it became to be: 🎁🎈🎊🎉A bit of motivational spiel on the run up to my 5th year in business birthday 🎁🎈🎊🎉 *fires a massive confetti cannon*  This blog was actually supposed to be published yesterday, but, being a ‘work-from-home-housewife’ my little boy was ill at nursery so I had to swoop in and take him to the doctors then spend all afternoon wiping tears away and watching Peppa Pig episodes back to back. Anyway, as you were Jess…… ;)  Once upon a time, whilst being barked instructions at by someone no more qualifed nor experienced than myself, a thought manifested in...

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#SquiffyPrint : How to Contour for Halloween (or paint a Sugar Skull)

Jessica Robinson

#SquiffyPrint : How to Contour for Halloween (or paint a Sugar Skull)

💀 👻😸🎃 ITSSSSS OCTOBERRRRRRRRRR 💀 👻😸🎃 Yes it is, the month where leaves turn beautiful colours, theres sun but also a crisp chilliness in the air and people up and down the country rejoice in the fact they have lit their log burners again (even if it was a little early and they are sat sweating in front of it.)  I painted my face for an instagram post and I've had a few message so thought it may be easier to whack all this in one bloggy and share. I took pictures as I did it too to show the process...

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#SQUIFFYPRINT : 20 Things I've Learnt Running a Business

Jessica Robinson

#SQUIFFYPRINT : 20 Things I've Learnt Running a Business

Bit of a bullet-blog this week to ease me back into the whole bloggy writing thing! Some people have contributed too to this blog post, I have linked their websites next to their comments. They are fellow business owners like myself, so....   Never listen to someone when they say your business idea is rubbish or can't be positive for you. They are not you and they do not have your vision. I've said it before & I’ll say it again, opinions are like arse holes, everybody has one! There are no shortcuts, says Becka of Becka Griffin Illustration. Just...

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#SquiffyPrint : 10 Simple Instagram Tips for Small Businesses

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#SquiffyPrint : 10 Simple Instagram Tips for Small Businesses

Hello to all 3 of my readers! 😗   I've had a fair few people recently quizzing me on my Squiffy Print Instagram account: this baffled me as I am no big baller with 400,000K followers, but I quickly realised that even though I aspire to have a bigger following and engagement on my account, there are small businesses out there that are just starting on their own Insta journey.  I have really set aside time over the last few weeks to concentrate on what sort of message I want to come across and how to market not just my business and...

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