HELPING ENTREPRENEURS PUT THEIR PERSONALITY AND SOUL BACK INTO THEIR BUSINESS SO THEY CAN TRULY STAND OUT IN THE CROWD.
WHAT IS ROCK YOUR WEIRD?
Rock Your Weird is branding help for creative entrepreneurs. Branding is such a vague word and often people assume it means your logo design or website color scheme, but branding is really all about how your customers connect with your business. Rock Your Weird helps you learn how to build a connection and brand based on trust and most importantly – YOU. If you have ever felt like your business was missing that something unique or that soul, then jump in and start learning with Rock Your Weird!
WHO IS BEHIND ROCK YOUR WEIRD?
I’m Carrie Swails and I’m the face behind Rock Your Weird. I’m a wedding photographer for nerdy non-traditional people, a blogger educating photographers, a speaker, cosplayer, and dog lady. Read more about me and how I rock my weird!
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I must give you a disclaimer before you start reading this post. I've never read the book, and I've never seen the movie. What I know about the movie is that it's about shades of gray. The phrase 'shades of gray' means what you think it means. It means something has a...read more
I've been using Wordpress for about 15 years. Don't ask what kinds of blogs I was creating 15 years ago, before the dawn of social media, but I was on the internet. I hope I never find them and Wordpress has made them disappear off the face of this planet. In that...read more
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With how much has happened in real life lately and running four businesses on top of it one of the biggest questions people have been asking me in every day life or in email is, "How the heck do you do it all?" This question implies I'm some sort of superhero. The...read more
I'd love to tell you that social media is easy when it comes to business. Just post, throw a couple random hashtags you made up in there and voila! People find you! Then they book you and you can keep a roof over your head and food on the table. I wish it was that...read more
I moved this summer. It wasn't just any little old move 5 hours away. It sounds simple, but in reality there were so many other factors that made it one of the biggest most insane projects we had to accomplish this year. I learned a lot of things about business in the...read more
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