From the Office

Studio Stories: October 2018

Studio Stories-Claire Jenks Graphic Design-Company Update

Another month has past and this month has been super busy with lots of exciting things to plan for events coming up. Plans for next month include attending the Youpreneur Summit in London at the start of November which I’m very excited about and I’ll also be presenting a workshop at the end of November…

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Studio Stories: September 2018

Studio Stories-Claire Jenks Graphic Design-Company Update

September is over! It’s been an exciting one with a few projects and events happening. We’re now into the last quarter of the year and fast heading towards to dare I say the C word….(Christmas!) which seems a little crazy! I’m holding out for the sunshine a little longer, as I told everyone at MarketEd…

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Planoly – Plan your grid beautifully!

Planoly Review by Claire Jenks Design

If you’re into Instagram and spend hours with grid envy, admiring other accounts grids which look beautifully laid out and not a ‘mish mash’ of images, then this could be their secret! Planoly lets you upload all the images you plan to use and see how they sit together in the Instagram grid layout before…

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Why I Invested in On Brand Headshots for my Small Business

Claire Jenks Design: Why I invested in on brand headshots for my small business

The Before You’re working on your social media schedule or website and you’ve hit a stumbling block for what image or headshot to use? This was happening time and time again for me. Using stock imagery and photos of my desk purposely arranged just weren’t hitting the mark anymore. They didn’t say anything about who…

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#dodigital for Willow Burn Hospice

Digital Sparkles #dodigitalevent for Willow Burn Hospice by Claire Jenks Design

On the 13th July, Nicola Little from Digital Sparkles hosted a fundraising event for Willow Burn Hospice in County Durham. Various trainers with different specialist subjects donated their time to provide training sessions to a group of business owners from all over the North East, and what a sparkly day it was.   The location…

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Coworking: The Way of Working

Coworking: The way of working by Claire Jenks Design

What is coworking? Coworking is a style of work that brings together work-from-home professionals, entrepreneurs, freelancers and contractors into a shared office space or hub; to work on their own business or work. It’s a way of gathering a liked minded group together to allow them to focus on their own tasks in a different…

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Access up to £2,800 of Funding for Your Project

Great news to share! If you’re a small or medium sized business looking to grow or improve you might be eligible to apply for funding through NBSL and their North East Business Support Fund. You can access up to 35% towards your project if the total cost is between £3,000 and £8,000. The funding covers…

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