I love a business tools post, don’t you? Finding out what tools other business owners use to run their business? I first wrote a post on the software and apps I use in my business about a year ago but thought it was time to write an updated version as a few key ones have changed. So here you go with the 2019 run down.Read More
I thought I would be diving headlong into September full of inspiration and motivation. But on day one of being home alone without the children last week, I found myself pretty much aimless.Read More
Whether you’re hiring someone to design your new website or you’re going to do it yourself, you need to get organised before the work on the new site starts. This post sets out the things that I’d suggest you have ready or think about before the start date - it will make life much easier when the website is being put together and should also speed up the process.
If you’re new to Every September you may not realise that, until July 2018, this business was called Louise Maidment Creative. When I announced the new name, I promised I would be writing a blog post to explain how I came to make the change and why I’ve called my business Every September.Read More
Dubsado is a fantastic system for creative businesses but like anything new, it can be a little daunting when you start using it. What should you do first to get your systems up and running?Read More
In February 2018 I started a new business, in an area that’s pretty new to me. I’m a Squarespace website designer. I also do modern calligraphy and sell cards and prints; make and sell lampshades; am a wife and mum to two girls, and just about manage to run the house. Nothing unusual there really - we’re all juggling our lives to some extent or other.Read More
I am a complete systems geek and love finding tools and apps that help me to run my business as smoothly as possible. Here are 10 of them that I really couldn't manage without - well I'm sure I could but I would be in a world of chaos and my business would be an unorganised mess! So here goes.Read More
My new website only launched at the end of August this year. I had spent weeks and weeks over the summer tinkering away with my gorgeous Wordpress theme to get to the point where I could press “launch”. Yet within a couple of weeks I just wasn’t happy with it.Read More