JESS COLLINS

THE Creativity Chronicles

A journal of creative thoughts, content commissions I'm working on and where I'm at right now. 
The life of a creative copywriter.

"Creativity takes courage" - Henri Matisse

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Rewind to around ten years ago and I was receiving coaching from some local companies renowned for helping small businesses.  The trouble was – their blueprint for success all seemed to fit the same formula: grow your company, employ as many people as you can and make sure you have some kind of exit strategy. […]

July 13, 2020

Designing a Life that You Love (Why I Chose to Stay Small)

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Since Coronavirus hit us with the biggest curve ball of the century, lots more people are working from home and will continue to for the near future.  I’ve been working from home for the past five years but before that I worked in a bustling office in a busy building where we had a shared […]

July 9, 2020

Tips For Working From Home

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Can I start by saying choosing fifteen favourite About pages is nigh on impossible.  I mean, I managed to shortlist to 35 and that was stressful enough so I want to start by saying that this was an extremely hard call and I’ve tried to choose some different industries (I could do a top fifteen […]

July 2, 2020

15 (ish) of my Favourite About Pages

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What exactly is “enoughness?”  It’s literally the feeling of being enough (it is to me anyway).  I work with so many female entrepreneurs in my coaching sessions and time again the same topics come up.  This is one of the main culprits.  So when someone asked me about how to overcome imposter syndrome this week […]

May 15, 2020

The Essence of Enoughness

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Here are my ten quick ideas for marketing your small business for little to no budget! Overhaul Your Emails Now is the perfect time to look at the emails you write for your customers and give them a bit of a polish. Whether it’s putting together your first email newsletter or adding a bit of […]

April 3, 2020

Ten Ideas for Marketing Your Business

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It’s easy to get stressed, to get carried away in the panic of this scary and unknown pandemic.  I have created my own Corona Commandments to help me remember what matters most in these uncertain times. Stay Safe The ultimate priority is to stay safe.  Wash hands, don’t touch faces, reduce physical contact, limit exposure […]

March 13, 2020

My Corona Commandments

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Happy World Book Day! I decided today to write a little blog about my favourite books for kids, old and new so here are my top ten: The Fox And The Star I love this book, it was a gift for my daughter at Christmas and we read it pretty much daily. It’s all about […]

March 5, 2020

My Favourite Books For Kids

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For those who may not know, the latest story in the media is about a social star named Clemmie Hooper, or as you might know her, Mother of Daughters.  Long story short (from what I can piece together) Clemmie (who is a successful Instagrammer with 672k followers, acclaimed midwife and author) set up a false […]

December 12, 2019

From One Mother of Daughters to Another

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If you are looking to do a copywriting course that isn’t just about copywriting-by-numbers but asks questions and inspires writing that reflects your brand then look no further.  I created Audacity because I felt there was a calling for a course that conveys the essence of you, that is authentic and really resonates with your […]

June 23, 2019

Reasons to Do Audacity

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Client: “I’m thinking we could write a bit about why to visit us, take a look at the local area, nice days out, great location, good for work… good for leisure…” Me (internally): I would rather gauge my own eyes out with the pencil I’m holding.

October 24, 2018

Your money or your meaning?

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