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Copywriting at My Special PA

4 reasons why you’re not outsourcing your copywriting and 4 benefits if you did

4 reasons why you’re not outsourcing your copywriting and 4 benefits if you did In a mid-career interview, David Bowie talked about writing every single day - even if it was just a little. This daily discipline makes total sense. It's not always possible, but many highly driven and successful creatives...

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selling vi - why cold calls still generate business and 6 ways to get better at them

Selling (vi) – why cold calls still generate business & 6 ways to get them right

Selling (vi) - why cold calls still generate business & 6 ways to get them right. This summer I went to Marrakesh (it’s not all work people ;) - it was the best trip I've been on for ages and truly surpassed all my expectations If you’ve been, you’ll know that there's...

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creative businesses always need a pit crew

Creative Business: building your ‘pit-crew’

Creative Business: building your 'pit-crew' Creative professionals and companies will always need a 'go-to pit crew'. At MSPA, we’ve made it our business to build a network of trusted associates we can confidently recommend to our clients and prospective clients. I’m talking about brand designers, web developers, SEO consultants, printers, manufacturers, photographers, business coaches and other professional services. I’ve recently made...

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Behind the scenes with MSPA Client – Alex MacArthur

Behind the scenes with MSPA Client - Alex MacArthur We’re delighted to be working with Alex MacArthur, antique dealer and interior designer based in Brighton. Back in the early ‘80s, Alex worked as a furniture restorer’s assistant on fine museum-quality pieces.  This was before she discovered the concept of decorative antiques and...

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Helen Pynor at The Wellcome Collection

Helen Pynor at The Wellcome Collection Fine artist Helen Pynor was one of our first clients at My Special PA Pynor trained initially as a biologist, before completing a BA in Visual Arts from the University of Sydney, and much of her work involves extensive archival research and close collaboration with a variety of scientists. Pynor's work...

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New Service #2 – Business Strategy for Creative Professionals

We get a lot of enquiries from creative professionals requesting help with developing an effective business strategy. My Special PA's services have all been carefully moulded and refined from what our clients tell us they need and could most benefit from in the future.  Esme and I have also drawn on...

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w/c 21.11.11 – My week – The Highlights by Emma de Polnay

It's been a long but highly enjoyable week 22.11.11 - Tuesday - GET A LOOK IN - I had a call from production designer, Lisa Marie Hall asking me to be a guest speaker at her upcoming 'Get a Look In' workshop. I am really honoured! Lisa wants me to speak...

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Bella Pieroni works with a virtual assistant at My Special PA

Bella Pieroni at Decorex 2011

Bella Pieroni at Decorex 2011 For MSPA Autumn can be a particularly busy time. London Fashion Week, London Design Festival and the Affordable Art fair. We have clients who need our support and assistance to book, plan and help deliver their stands, displays and exhibitions at these shows. Decorex 2011 has been...

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