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1st November 2016
5 ways to get more clients www.amandablum.com

5 (straight-talkin’) WAYS TO GET MORE CLIENTS

Ok, it’s time to get practical. All the passion in the world doesn’t means squat if you got no clients, right? This is probably the most daunting part of running a business. You have a skill set, a brand and […]
30th June 2016

WHEN FEAR SABOTAGES YOUR SUCCESS (AND YOUR BRANDING)

I don’t want this to be one of those namby posts spouting how facing your fears is the elixir for changing your life But… I do wanna talk about how fear can sneak up on you, acting like it has […]
8th October 2015
HOW ONE ENTREPRENEUR SUCCESSFULLY MIXES BUSINESS WITH HEART

HOW ONE ENTREPRENEUR SUCCESSFULLY MIXES BUSINESS WITH HEART

You’ve heard of social enterprises like 18chefs, Dignity Kitchen and School of Thought, but have you heard of SEOciety? Of course you haven’t. Jing Yan, the woman behind the enterprise, deploys her vision so discreetly you’d think she’s smuggling diamonds […]
15th August 2015

AVOID THESE WRITING PITFALLS THAT’LL KILL YOUR CREDIBILITY

The challenge writers face is not the prose, grammar or writing style (although those are significant too), it’s the validity of argument. It’s too easy to fall victim to personal biases. A lot of the time grand assumptions and statements […]
7th February 2015

GET TO GRIPS WITH YOUR BRANDING WITH THESE 5 TIPS

What is branding, anyway? If you’ve asked that, you’re not alone. In this confusing world of logos and advertisements, it’s difficult to decipher exactly what branding is. Haven’t we all scratched our head and wondered what makes a brand stand […]
21st January 2015

THE BRAND STORYTELLING WORKSHOP – Thurs 12th February 2015

I’M HOLDING A BRAND STORYTELLING WORKSHOP In this workshop, learn the secret to engaging, captivating and attracting customers through brand storytelling. Your brand stories encapsulate all that you are and all that you do. From your vision, mission, history, goals, […]
20th January 2015

ON DOING WHAT YOU WANT IN LIFE

The sign you should be doing something else in life can hit you in different ways. Mine was an over-priced calculus textbook that smelled like rubber and cellulose. Or what you’d imagine cellulose to smell like. It hit the back of […]
29th December 2014

5 TIPS TO TELL YOUR BUSINESS STORY

  What’s the big deal about storytelling, anyway? If you attended #PWIB14  earlier this month and participated our mini storytelling workshop, you would have perhaps experienced the answer to that question. Eileen and I had a ton of ideas and […]
26th November 2014

ON SUGAR RUSHES & SWEET FOLKS IN SINGAPORE

I have what you call a sweet tooth. Or a constant dance with diabetes, if we’re abandoning all euphemism. (Or at least I did, until I switched to Stevia, an all natural sweeter. Its a work of science to cook with […]