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Are You On The Road To Success?

It is vital to be passionate about your pursuits, but passion without talent may not get you as far as you want to go. No matter what you are good at, whether it be designing, writing, coding or public speaking, focus on that area and keep pursuing it every day. To set yourself on the… Continue reading Are You On The Road To Success?

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HOW TO: Be More Confident

Confidence is such a powerful word and an even more powerful feeling. Sometimes it can also be an overwhelming word and you are not alone in feeling this! Wouldn’t it be amazing to be a naturally confident person? You would be completely unstoppable. You would feel like you could achieve anything! Can you remember a… Continue reading HOW TO: Be More Confident

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What Inspires You?

Throughout your career or personal life one of the hardest questions that you may be faced with answering is 'what inspires you'? There are so many answers but finding the actual words to answer this short question can feel somewhat daunting. The idea of 'inspiration' can be a hard word to comprehend. Something that one… Continue reading What Inspires You?

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HOW TO: Promote Your Blog In 30 Ways

Blogging provides the opportunity for you to connect with your existing and potential customers in a more conversational way. It's a great way to build trust with your audience through high quality content that they find relevant to themselves and their business. There are so many ways to get your blog out there, but what… Continue reading HOW TO: Promote Your Blog In 30 Ways

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HOW TO: Stand Out In Your Industry By Establishing A Strong Personal Brand

So, what is personal branding? Defining the word “brand” is something that we seem to do quite frequently. We have learnt that there is a huge difference between your ‘brand’ and your ‘logo’. Although complementing each other is a given, they are separate in their own right and should not be confused. Your brand is… Continue reading HOW TO: Stand Out In Your Industry By Establishing A Strong Personal Brand

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Benefits Of Public Speaking with Natalie King

Life, confidence and public speaking coach Natalie King, also well known on the public speaking circuit as a Distinguished Toastmaster with Toastmasters International, loves seeing how her clients have made progress and how they are growing as a person. Natalie is also able to inspire, motivate and encourage them to keep going. She believes it… Continue reading Benefits Of Public Speaking with Natalie King

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HOW TO: Build The Perfect Company LinkedIn Page.

We love learning tips from other pioneering women. LinkedIn is definitely something we need to start pursuing on a regular basis and can't wait to get going with the help of our guest blogger Grace Collyer's 'HOW TO' guide. Meet Grace: Hi! It wasn’t long ago that I left university, and now I am managing… Continue reading HOW TO: Build The Perfect Company LinkedIn Page.

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Is Personal Development Important To You?

We have learnt that personal development is something that is happening all the time, with or without us realising it and it is a vital part to making our team successful. Everyday we strive to learn new skills, understand the world of business and generally improve our knowledge across all business-related subjects. Sometimes it is… Continue reading Is Personal Development Important To You?

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How To: Work/Life Balance Whilst Leading a Busy Lifestyle.

We are all running around like headless chickens trying to hold it together. Work, family, friends, cooking, exercising, eating healthily, running a home – how do we portion this out creating a balanced lifestyle? The truth is - most of the time, we don’t! However, trying to make the best of your situation is something… Continue reading How To: Work/Life Balance Whilst Leading a Busy Lifestyle.

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The Road Map To Your Branding Photography Project

Meet Jemima Willcox, a Cambridge based Brand Portrait Photographer who creates amazing brand portraits of diverse interesting people. Predominantly working with professional individuals and businesses entrepreneurs, she provides professional portrait sessions in her Cambridge studio and on location. Jemima is very friendly and highly approachable, making you feel completely at ease with a memorable experience. Here… Continue reading The Road Map To Your Branding Photography Project

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Creating The Perfect Workspace

You spend approximately 8 hours a day, that’s 40 hours a week resulting in 25% of your life in one space. In this space you will go through every emotion so why not make it as comfortable as possible? Studies have shown that you’re your productivity is increased by a massive 30% if you enjoy… Continue reading Creating The Perfect Workspace

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The Power Of Positive Thinking…

Positive thinking plays a huge part in all kinds of situations, whether it be business, life, health or/and well-being. Remove your head from the sand and face up to those all-important situations that life might throw at you. Positive thinking doesn't do all the work for you; however it will mean you approach unpleasant situations… Continue reading The Power Of Positive Thinking…

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How To Develop Your Brand Photographically

Branding through your imagery is so important, it can help you stand out from the crowd and take your business to new levels. Being a fairly new business, we have built up our knowledge from scratch so love to share what we have found out over the past 2 years. Check out our tips below… Continue reading How To Develop Your Brand Photographically

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5 Top Tips For A Productive Week Ahead

The thought of achieving a productive week can be very challenging and we spend far too much time procrastinating over our ‘To Do’ list rather than just getting on with it! We all want to achieve more by doing less, here are our top 5 tips on how we can be more productive whilst remembering… Continue reading 5 Top Tips For A Productive Week Ahead

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Three Ways To Shine In Life With Confidence – with Tina Russell

Lifestyle and Wellbeing Blogger, Tina Russell, helps people to find their confidence through mindset, simplifying and self-care. Tina’s latest blog on shining in life with confidence provides some simple, easy to implement tips on how you can help yourself overcome a lack of confidence... Whether you think you have it or not, most of us… Continue reading Three Ways To Shine In Life With Confidence – with Tina Russell

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Business Babes Crushing It On Instagram

I'm a girl that thrives on drawing inspiration from other women. So when I decided to see what all the fuss was about (several years ago now) with this new social media platform 'Instagram', you can imagine how excited I was to find somewhere where I could happily stalk (that's basically what it is, right?)… Continue reading Business Babes Crushing It On Instagram

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The Success/Lack Cycle – You Decide

Confidence and resilience coach for women leaders, Sonja Kirschner, is a senior marketing professional with a huge passion for empowering women leaders across different industries, helping them to be & feel authentically confident in their diverse leadership roles. Experienced in leadership coaching, confidence coaching, resilience building and Mind Freedom®, through her business APOWER 3, she’s… Continue reading The Success/Lack Cycle – You Decide

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What podcasts are you listening to?

People listen to podcasts for a variety of different reasons, there's not one word to truly describe them. Podcasts can be funny and entertaining, but they can also be informative and inspiring. They can fill up your leisure time with knowledge, laughter or inspiration depending on the show that you listen to. There are so… Continue reading What podcasts are you listening to?

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Transform yourself from ‘Boss Babe’ to ‘Party Girl’

When we spend most of our lives on the go, sometimes we don’t have time for those all important changes, going from work straight into socialising. We have put together 5 simple tips that we swear by when transforming our work gear into social: What to wear? A black dress and blazer can soon be… Continue reading Transform yourself from ‘Boss Babe’ to ‘Party Girl’

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JOIN OUR STAR SQUAD!

**Enrolment closes midnight tonight! (UK Time)** Support local businesswomen.Build your network.Promote your business.Earn from it. If you’d like to build your network and earn some extra income, whilst helping women in your local region to develop their businesses and building some special bonds along the way, then become a Star Player by joining the Pioneer Chicks… Continue reading JOIN OUR STAR SQUAD!

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The Importance of International Women’s Day

8th March 2019 Woman – the power to make, nurture, change, enhance and empower, offering selfless love, care and affection. IWD honours the women who have created opportunity and made changes towards our progress in equal rights. Since 1908 where women marched through New York asking for better pay and the ability to vote, the… Continue reading The Importance of International Women’s Day

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TIME SAVING SYSTEMS THAT WORK IN DAILY LIFE

Are you constantly running around like a headless chicken trying to fit in 101 different tasks? We have put together some time saving tasks that will help speed thing along and get you back on track…. Have a regular place for things and put them back when you’re done with them: For example, your keys,… Continue reading TIME SAVING SYSTEMS THAT WORK IN DAILY LIFE

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Why Your Comfort Zone is Holding You Back…

Meet Natalie King – New Insight Life and Confidence Coach, Happiness Coach and Public Speaker. Here Natalie shares her thoughts on how stepping out of your comfort zone can make the world of difference. "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone" -  Neale Donald Walsch According to the Cambridge English Dictionary; by standard… Continue reading Why Your Comfort Zone is Holding You Back…

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HOW TO: Marketing your business through Social Media

Social media has gone from a new idea to an absolute must for marketing your business. Traditional marketing has been turned on its head with all the media marketing platforms available today. By the power of social media, businesses can directly interact with their clients and customers. Both parties are able to support each other,… Continue reading HOW TO: Marketing your business through Social Media

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Instagram With Purpose: 5 Actionable Steps To Increase Your Clientele With Instagram

STRATEGY: Instagram is a hugely powerful tool for building your clientele. But it's important to have a clear strategy of what you're aiming to achieve, who you are trying to reach and in what geographical region. What do you want to achieve? Are you hoping to encourage people to visit your website? Or do you… Continue reading Instagram With Purpose: 5 Actionable Steps To Increase Your Clientele With Instagram

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3 Ways To Grow Your Client/Customer Base Using Facebook

Create a FB business page: List your products in the shop section of your business page Use the button beneath the cover picture to send potential customers/clients to your website (even better, offer a free giveaway in your cover pic and tell them to click the button to sign up and receive the free gift).… Continue reading 3 Ways To Grow Your Client/Customer Base Using Facebook

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How To Create The Perfect Spanish Themed Canapes For Your Home Party

A Pioneer Chicks cookery lesson in collaboration with 'Que Rico Tapas', Cambridgeshire's premier Spanish catering company. www.quericotapas.com Watch the full cookery lesson video here Goat's Cheese And Caramelised Piquillo Peppers Vol-Au-Vent Ingredients for 6/7 tapas 1 sheet of puff pastry 100 g goat cheese 100 g cream cheese A bit of milk 4 piquillo peppers… Continue reading How To Create The Perfect Spanish Themed Canapes For Your Home Party

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WITH GUTS & GRACE: Stage Fright Jitter’s with Andrea Ocampo

Sports, entertainment and lifestyle television host Andrea Ocampo also well known as a motivational speaker, media coach and expert brand strategist empowering women to rule their world is an inspiration to us all! Andrea’s latest blog on stage fright is something that most people can relate to. Check out her tips on how you can… Continue reading WITH GUTS & GRACE: Stage Fright Jitter’s with Andrea Ocampo

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The Pioneer Chicks Small Business Essentials Kit

Receipt Book // Busy Life Diary // "She Means Business" Book // MailChimp // Thermal Cup // To Do Notes   Introducing you to some of our favourite products, tools and resources for getting small business owners through the day....they've certainly been put to good use here at Pioneer Chicks! We're really excited about the… Continue reading The Pioneer Chicks Small Business Essentials Kit

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BRAND YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS

Firstly, what is Branding? Creating a name, logo or design that identifies and differentiates a product from other products. An effective brand strategy gives you the edge in growing within competitive markets. It is more than just the name or visuals to promote your company it needs to make up the backbone of your business. So,… Continue reading BRAND YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS

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New PIONEER Chicks Product Launch: Organise, Dress And Motivate Your Beautiful Self To Success!

After months of the PIONEER Chicks grafting away behind the scenes, we are now proud to launch our PIONEER Chicks Online Shop! We've carefully selected a range of products to suit women at different stages of their careers/businesses/lives, aiming to motivate and organise you in IN STYLE. For those just starting their career or their… Continue reading New PIONEER Chicks Product Launch: Organise, Dress And Motivate Your Beautiful Self To Success!

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Elly Jayne on Making the Switch From Being Employed to Running a Business

In April 2015, Elly Jayne Moyser decided to take the leap and leave her job of 3 1/2 years at Mac Cosmetics to work on her own business 'Elly Jayne Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist'. Whilst employed by Mac, Elly was on the events team covering events such as London Fashion Week, the Capital FM… Continue reading Elly Jayne on Making the Switch From Being Employed to Running a Business