Entries by Brenda Sargeant

New Year, New Me?

If there is one thing 2020 has taught me is that I’m up for a challenge. If anything I think 2020 was definitely a new year, new me, because I didn’t have a choice! 2020 pushed me into the new whether I was ready or not. (protip: you are never ready) via GIPHY I finally […]

Top personality trait of a web designer

The cool thing about hiring me as your web designer is you don’t need to know where to start. I’ll tell you. In my old life at a civil engineering firm, I got paid to nag. PAID. TO. NAG. Tell me that isn’t a job you’ve dreamed of. 10 years of earning a paycheque from […]

Know your brand

You need a website. That’s a for sure. But when? What goes on it? When do you reach out to me? HOW do you even start this process? It’s important to know your brand before this part of your marketing begins. And I mean knoooow your brand. Don’t get hung up that it is forever, […]

Your People

Thinking about entrepreneurship? Who are your people? YOU NEED PEOPLE. Starting out people. Cheerleader people. Hard truth people. Search them all out, you’re going to need them. Starting out people…. this one’s a bit scary. There’s trust, insecurity, and doubt issues. You’re fragile. You need people who can give you advice, maybe an inside look at what […]

Hiring a Virtual Assistant

I’m going to let you in on a secret. Hiring a virtual assistant is the absolute bomb for an entrepreneur. THE BOMB. I had always thought I needed to find a web designer to help me handle my workload. I was wrong. On some random internet scrolling into the abyss, I came across a post […]

You have your website, now what?

YAY!!! We launched your site! Watch the site visitors and clients come rolling in! Slow down cowboy. Launching a site does not automatically generate site visitors….I mean really, yesterday you weren’t on the internet and ping – all your potential customers get a notification you are now? Sorry friends, as wonderful as that would be, […]

Make more money

The only way to make more money is to print it. Ok, that’s counterfeiting…stay with me here. After years of working by myself and never taking the time to sit down and write out EVERY STEP of what I do, I finally did it. EVERY. SINGLE. STEP. My entire process, every single action no matter […]

How to hire a web designer

Here’s the problem with hiring a web designer. Most people don’t know what questions to ask and whether or not they are comparing apples to apples, or apples to tomatoes. Because tomatoes are the most confusing fruit ever…RIGHT?! You need to know what they are building it in – WordPress, Shopify, Joomla, Wix, Squarespace? You […]