Like me your jaw probably hit the floor when Lush made their recent announcement; in fact a whole load of you contacted me to ask “why are Lush Cosmetics leaving social media”! I had a good think about it over my holiday and decided to get it all out in a blog. Hold on, I’m about to let it all out…………read more
One of the biggest challenges facing indie brands is finding beauty ingredient suppliers who have low MOQs (minimum order quantities). In this blog I’m going to share a list of suppliers who specifically want to work with indie beauty brands. Click through for more details.read more
I am a total podcast addict, they are such an incredible way to learn on the go, so today I thought I would share my top beauty industry podcasts you should subscribe to.read more
Your customers are becoming increasingly concerned about the eco-impact of their online buying habits and that’s why I want to talk to you today about how you can ‘green up’ your delivery solutions. Click through to read the blog in full, please leave a comment and feel free to share and pin it.read more
The delivery experience you offer your e-commerce customers is the single most important part of your customer journey; that’s why creating a WOW factor delivery experience should be every beauty brands top priority. In a recent survey over 50% of e-commerce consumers said they made decisions about which brand to buy from based on the choice and quality of delivery choices available. That’s over 50% of your customers checking your delivery options out. Will they pass the test? Click through to find out how you can create some serious delivery wow factor.read more
I want to talk to you about how to build your dream business. First up, as far as I’m concerned you are already half way there. You have dared to dream. You have taken the hardest steps ever and committed to your big crazy dream of launching a beauty business! Click through and find out my top dream job building tip and welcome to the wonderful world of the beautypreneur.read more
Reading is the lifeblood of any entrepreneur. Reading unlocks so many secrets and sprinkles magic dust on your journey. In this blog I share a stack of inspirational books for female entrepreneurs. I am deeply enthusiastic and passionate about entrepreneurial life and devour books, podcasts, conferences, webinars……. everything I can get my hands on to help me grow personally and drive my business forward. For me the entrepreneurial journey is not simply about my business, it’s about how that sits alongside and around my life. Being an entrepreneur for me is a lifestyle and so the books I have chosen aren’t just to do with business, they’re about self-care and wellness to. I hope they bring you as much pleasure, inspiration and motivation as they did me. If you have any awesome books you would like to share please pop them in the comments on my blog. I’m always on the look out for the next big read! Click through, have a read and leave a comment. Enjoy!read more
The future of beauty is changing fast and the growth of individuality, authenticity and novelty puts indie brands at the centre of it all. In this blog I go deep on what your consumers are expecting from you and provide you with some great insights that will help you grow and develop your brand. Just click through to have a read, please leave a comment as I would love, to hear what you think and if you really enjoy it please share and pin it!read more
If you want to get your beauty business noticed than whether you win or not entering awards can help you seriously up your marketing game and stand out from the crowd. Entering awards provides you with an incredible amount of fresh, interesting and gripping marketing content and in this blog I share 10 ways you can max that potential out.
Click through and have a read, let me know in the comments what your favourite tip is and if you are planning to enter any awards this year,read more
Most brand founders in the beauty industry start off as solopreneurs. Many of the biggest skincare businesses in the world started off in someone’s kitchen or back bedroom. So, the good news is you are not alone. I started my business mentoring beauty brands 5 years ago and guess what I’m a solopreneur too. Everything I teach and share in my community is designed specifically for beauty solopreneurs and in today’s blog I am bringing together my favourite solopreneur survival hacks. Click through and have a read, let me know which hack you like best, share any of your own and of course don’t forget to pin it. Loads of indie beauty hugs and love, Rachel xxread more
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