HOW I FOUND SOME OF MY BIGGEST CLIENTS

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In this blog post, I’m going to reveal the methods I used to land some of our biggest clients at Stada Media. Like I always say, these methods won’t work for every single business. However, I hope that reading about my experiences will inspire you on your own entrepreneurial journey! Let’s begin…   Since the […]

SETTING GOALS AND SELLING YOURSELF IN BUSINESS

selling yourself in business

If you’re an entrepreneur, you’ll undoubtedly have gone on – or you’re still going on – the journey of figuring out what sets you apart from your competitors and how to go about selling yourself in business. You may also be muddling along, trying to get everything together, but you don’t have any proper goals […]

THE MENTAL HEALTH IMPACTS OF RUNNING A BUSINESS

mental health impacts of running a business

There are many great things about running your own business. You’re following your dream, you’re managing yourself and you get that extra satisfaction of earning money that’s come from something YOU built. However, there are also many darker parts to owning a business that we don’t often talk about. So, let’s talk about it: the mental […]

MAKING REDUNDANCIES AND DEALING WITH DEBT

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If you read my last post on saying goodbye to a big client and the issues that arose as a result, you’ll already have an idea of my past struggles in business. In this post, I’m going to be talking about when I had no choice but to press the ‘R’ button – making redundancies to […]

SAYING GOODBYE TO A BIG CLIENT AND TRYING TO FILL THE VOID

saying goodbye to a big client

If you’ve read my past blog post about winning my first six-figure client, you’ll already have the scene set out for this. We were asked to create a brand new channel on the Sky TV platform – it was quite an experience! However, this blog post is all about when I had to say goodbye […]

WHAT I’VE LEARNED ABOUT THE INCREDIBLY COMPLEX WORLD OF RECRUITMENT

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In this blog post, I’m going to share everything that I’ve experienced with recruitment, and why you need to get the dance just right to grow your business the way you want to. From hiring and firing to NEVER missing payroll… read on to hear my recruitment story. This is the Diary of an Entrepreneur. […]

WINNING MY FIRST SIX-FIGURE CLIENT FOR STADA MEDIA

first six figure client

In this blog post, I’m going to share the amazing experience of winning my first six-figure client for Stada Media – and all the lessons that followed. This is the Diary of an Entrepreneur. Read on and relive this journey with me!   For me, working at home in my spare room, working with freelancers […]

HIRING MY FIRST EMPLOYEE FOR STADA MEDIA

hiring my first employee

In this blog post, I’m going reveal all about hiring my first employee for Stada Media. I was still very possessive over this new business that I’d created, and I had a lot to learn – but I didn’t know this just yet. Read on and find out what happened. This is the Diary of […]

HOW I WON MY FIRST CLIENT IN VIDEO PRODUCTION

my first client

In this blog post, I’m going to be sharing my experiences of how I won my first client in video production for Stada Media, and the lessons I learned from that miracle moment. This is the Diary of an Entrepreneur. So, let’s get started!   Getting the money coming in Now, if you’re in business, […]

SETTING UP MY FIRST BUSINESS – LET’S START AT THE BEGINNING

setting up my first business

  I’m Danny Lacey, and right now, I am going through the pains of growing a business from the ground up.   I’m the CEO and founder of video marketing company Stada Media. Therefore, I have the responsibility – and accountability – of having employed over 25 staff; servicing over 150 customers; generating revenue of over […]