Instagram Stories. Those things I rarely shut up about… I know. It’s annoying. BUT just hear me out for a sec…

Instagram Stories can be a hugely effective way to promote your business and boost your brand online. Plus, they’re way less labour-intensive than pretty much any other form of digital content I’ve come across. And I’ve come across them all.

But don’t just take my word for it. Keep reading and I’ll share 15 different ways that YOU can boost your business with Instagram Stories.
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So you spend all this time, toiling away, creating a podcast of epic proportions… and then what? Do you publish your weekly episode to crickets (and a high five from your mum)? Or maybe you feel weird and formulaic when you try to put it “out there”? Or perhaps you’re endlessly frustrated that the world doesn’t just already KNOW that they should be listening?

I get it, I get it.

I can’t tell you how many business owners create truly brilliant content,

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This week, I’m welcoming my first ever returning guest over on Your Biz, Your Rules – my biz bestie, Emma Cossey. We’re digging into the importance of filling your gaps as a self-employed person. Because you can’t just go into business and stay the same forever. You have to evolve and develop with time, with tech changes and with everything else.

Listen here:

The key takeaways:

💛People think learning has to be boring and it doesn’t.

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Do you ever feel like you want to be an “Instagram person” while struggling with what to post? Yes? Good, this episode is for you.

The 5 Instagram post ideas I’m about to share really can be tweaked and published again and again (so you never ever run out of content on that platform of dreams). To prove it, beneath each prompt, I’m popping a few different ways you could interpret it. Have fun with this framework,

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I feel like this week has flashed by in a haze of coffee fumes and endless (literally, ENDLESS) emails panicking about impending GDPR doom.

Saying that it might be time for us all to chill and take a breath away from our computer screens would be a colossal understatement…

But before you unplug (and pour the wine), here’s this week’s stash of brainboosters.

Never (ever) violate Girl Code

Last weekend I sat in my lovely,

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Here’s a fun thing I never quite expected… sometimes things just feel like they’re going well.

As a lifelong cynic, I’ve always had one foot in damage limitation mode, but recently, things have been feeling good. Maybe it’s because the days are getting sunnier. Maybe it’s because I’ve added a couple of new faces to my team and it’s taken that pressure cooker off the boil. Maybe I’m just feeling inspired.

Life and business are just feeling right.

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If you’re here right now, it’s because you want to make waves on Instagram. There is literally *zero* ambiguity in that title.

Instagram is a topic I LOVE to talk about. It’s simply my favourite place to hang out online. Nowhere else do you have such an opportunity to curate a feed of things that truly inspire you, or share your message in an unfiltered (and fun) way.

In this episode of Your Biz,

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Introducing… the episode of Your Biz, Your Rules where I truly embarrass myself.

(For real, I was pretty nervous and caffeinated when I recorded this one so expect the MADNESS.)

As well as hysteria, you’ll be getting some truly excellent tips for leveraging Instagram (and your other content, to be fair) to boost your brand.

Listen here:

The key takeaways:

💛 Being visible can be super uncomfortable to start with,

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