• How to Prepare for a Brand Shoot

    Want to knock your brand shoot out of the ballpark? Find out what a brand photographer, makeup artist, and creative small business owner recommend you do for your first or next brand shoot on The Productivity Zone!!

    I’ve dreamed of doing a brand shoot for years. So when the opportunity presented itself, I jumped at it!! Working with Jamie Bannon Photography was EVERYTHING I dreamed it would be!! The photos were exactly what I wanted/needed for my brand and I’m using them even more than I thought I would. They truly are […]

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  • Why Even Creatives Need to Take a Vacation

    Yes, it’s true. Even creatives need to take a vacation. Why? Because all work and no play makes for a burnt out business owner!! Check out all the reasons why taking a vacation is not just a NEED TO but a MUST DO for creative female entrepreneurs on The Productivity Zone!!

    Yes, you CAN take a vacation. Not that you need my permission. But knowing that you CAN take a vacation WITHOUT your business falling to the wayside or falling apart is important knowledge to have in your back pocket. Especially when you do decide it’s time for a vacation. And you should!! Take a vacation, […]

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  • How to Set Up and Love Your Workspace

    I used to HATE working at my desk. Then I turned it into a pretty and productive workspace I not only LOVE to hang out in but actually get stuff DONE in. Want to know what I changed? Click through for the full post on The Productivity Zone!!

    True Story: When I first started working from home, I HATED working at my desk. Being my own boss meant freedom and my desk felt like jail. So I worked from my bed, the couch, the kitchen table, and even ventured out to Starbucks a couple of times a week. But I began to feel unproductive. […]

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