Hiring Your First Assistant

In this episode Amy answers the first of the questions listeners have submitted! Melissa asked “How did you approach hiring your assistant and how did you know it would be a good fit? Where did you start looking and where did you find her?”

 

Listen in to hear how Amy hired Megan, who started out handling her customer service but has grown into Amy’s invaluable right hand assistant. Amy talks about how you know it’s the right time to hire a Virtual Assistant (VA), what it can do for the growth of your business and her most important tips for how to go about finding and hiring the right person!

 

We would love to hear your questions – you can submit them at amytakespictures.com/submitaquestion 

 

Amy’s Website: www.amytakespictures.com

Amy on Instagram: www.instagram.com/amy.takes.pictures 

Question Submissions: www.amytakespictures.com/submitaquestion

 

Brioka’s Website: www.brioka.com 

Brioka on Instagram: www.instagram.com/createwithbrioka 

 

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You, The Listener

In this episode Amy talks about what you, the listener can do to help shape future episodes and three things you can do right now to help grow your business.

 

Wondering how to expand your audience? How to grow your business and get people to buy your products or services as a small business? Listen to Amy’s three biggest tips on how to show up authentically and earn that all important “know, like and trust” factor. It’s all about YOU!

 

Have you got a question or a topic you’d like Amy to talk about? Feeling stuck in your business or creatively? Amy would love to help. You can send your questions or voice recording to hello@amytakespictures.com or via DM on Instagram

 

Link:

 

Amy’s website: www.amytakespictures.com

Amy on Instagram: www.instagram.com/amy.takes.pictures

 

Brioka’s website: www.brioka.com

Brioka on Instagram: www.instagram.com/createwithbrioka 

 

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Social Media for the Overwhelmed, Introverted, and Highly Sensitive

In this episode Amy talks about how to navigate social media as an overwhelmed, introverted or highly sensitive person. Because guess what, she’s all three!

 

Social media can be exhausting and overwhelming, and we are all under this external pressure to post every day or to post a certain way. It feels like our businesses depend on getting it just right. But it’s just not true. It’s far more important to be true to yourself and to decide what works for you and for your business. So listen in to hear some of Amy’s tips for cutting down on the mindless scrolling, setting boundaries and figuring out how to do social media your own way. 

 

Links:

Amy’s newly rebranded website: www.amytakespictures.com

Amy on Instagram: www.instagram.com/amy.takes.pictures

 

Brioka’s website: www.brioka.com

Brioka on Instagram: www.instagram.com/createwithbrioka 

 

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Ch-ch-changes aka: Why I’m Changing My Business

In this episode Amy talks about the evolution of Amy Takes Pictures and the why behind the  changes. It’s an exciting time for the business and Amy shares some of her personal journey and how this new direction brings things more into alignment with who she is now. It’s all about her motto “Creativity is Everything”. 

Listen in to hear her talk about Phase One of the rebrand and some of the changes you can expect to see in the short term, as well as some of the exciting new plans coming up down the road! She’s on a mission to bring creativity to the every day and to help people fall in love with photography, not just teach them how to take a technically great photo. 

Come join us on this journey, it’s going to be amazing.

Links:

Amy’s website (Rebrand coming March 28th!): www.amytakespictures.com

Amy on Instagram: www.instagram.com/amy.takes.pictures 

Brioka’s website: www.brioka.com

Brioka on Instagram: www.instagram.com/createwithbrioka

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Creative Self Care with Jenni Kowal

In this episode I am chatting with Jenni Kowal of Anytime Creative. In addition to being a visual artist, Jenni is a self care and creative exploration coach. How cool is that? 

Listen in to hear us talk about bringing joy and a sense of play into your creativity, running a successful Kickstarter campaign, and the importance of boundaries when it comes to self care. Plus we talk about her awesome Self Card Aventure Card Deck, which you are definitely going to want to check  out!

About Jenni:

Jenni Kowal is a multi passionate, visual artist and personal development coach specializing in self care and creative exploration. Founder of Anytime Creative, she offers a variety of life coaching services, mindfulness support. Her flagship product is the Self Care Adventure Cards – an intuitive card deck that sparks inspiration for every step of your self care journey. Her mission is to help scattered and multi-passionate creatives use self care to fuel their creative expression, get out of their own way and spend more time in flow!

Links:

Jenni’s Website: https://anytimecreative.com

Jenni on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/anytimecreative

 

Amy’s Website: https://www.amytakespictures.com

Amy on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/amy.takes.pictures

 

Brioka’s Website: https://www.brioka.com

Brioka on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/createwithbrioka

 

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