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In a recent episode of the Girl Means Business podcast, host Kendra Swalls and transformation coach Ludovica Coelho discuss overcoming imposter syndrome among millennial women. They explore its effects, Dr. Valerie Young’s theory on imposter archetypes, and provide strategies for dismantling internal barriers. They highlight the dangers of perfectionism and the importance of assertiveness, concluding with the crucial roles of self-care and boundary-setting in personal empowerment.

May 22, 2024

Empowering Women to Break Free from Imposter Syndrome with Ludovica Colella

How to overcome imposter syndrome

Podcast

Addressing photography burnout, the post emphasizes recognizing signs such as fatigue and a drop in passion. It advises assessing workload, setting boundaries, and practicing self-care. Diversifying projects, delegating tasks, and finding inspiration from various sources are suggested to maintain enthusiasm. It highlights the importance of connecting with a community and reflecting on personal motives to sustain passion and prevent burnout.

May 10, 2024

Preserving Your Passion: How to Prevent Burnout in Your Photography Journey

How to avoid burnout in your photography business

Mindset

Imposter syndrome, marked by self-doubt and feelings of being a fraud, is common yet often not addressed. To combat it, recognize the signs, acknowledge your achievements, and realize many experience similar feelings. Overcoming it involves changing your inner dialogue, seeking support, stepping outside your comfort zone, and celebrating your victories. Embrace your talents and worth as a photographer, remembering you are not alone in this journey.

May 1, 2024

Battling Imposter Syndrome: A Photographer’s Guide to Owning Your Worth

How to overcome imposter syndrome

Mindset

Let’s talk about something that’s probably as common in our world as camera gear: overwhelm. Yep, that feeling of being buried under an avalanche of tasks, deadlines, and client requests. It happens to the best of us, but fear not, because I’ve got some tips to help you keep your sanity intact and your business […]

April 24, 2024

Navigating Overwhelm: A Guide for Photographers

Navigating overwhelm in your photography business

Mindset

Let’s talk about something that’s not always the most glamorous aspect of our business but is absolutely crucial for our success: money mindset. Yep, we’re diving into the world of pricing, scarcity, and the empowering magic of knowing your numbers. So, first things first: PRICING.  It’s tempting to look around at other photographers in your […]

April 17, 2024

Mastering Your Money Mindset: A Photographer’s Guide to Financial Success

Mastering Your Money Mindset

Mindset

I often talk to photographers in Facebook groups, at speaking events and inside my Focused Photographer Lab coaching membership, about social media…and I hear the same sentiments over and over again “Social media doesn’t work for me” “I get so burned out by social media” “I’m tired of spending so much time creating content that […]

March 26, 2024

Shifting Your Social Media Mindset

Shift Your Mindset around Social Media

Social Media

The holidays are here, and while the world might be slowing down for a bit, it’s the perfect time for us small business owners to turn up the heat on our dreams. So grab your favorite cozy sweater, a cup of cocoa, and let’s sleigh the game together with these fab tips! ? Deck the […]

December 6, 2023

Unwrapping Success: 5 Tips to Help Small Business Owners Shine During the Slow Season

Boost your photography business during slow season

Mindset

As a momtographer, you have a unique blend of responsibilities. Not only are you a dedicated mother, but you’re also a passionate photographer running your own business. Amidst the chaos of daily life, finding the time and energy to effectively market your photography services can feel overwhelming. The good news is that simplifying your marketing […]

June 27, 2023

Simplifying Marketing: Focus on What Matters Most for Momtographers

Dallas Arboretum Session

Mindset

Being a mom and a passionate photographer is a beautiful juggling act, but it can also be overwhelming at times. As a female photographer, your desire to create breathtaking images and grow your business is matched by the love and dedication you have for your family. Striking the right balance between mom-life and running your […]

June 23, 2023

Title: Mastering the Art of Balancing Mom-Life and Your Business

family photoshoot with teenage kids

Mindset