If you’re thinking of becoming your own boss – going freelance or starting a business – this bundle of online courses will help you to plan what you’re going to do and how you’re going to do it. It will teach you all you need to know about securing press coverage, growing your profile and talking to camera with confidence. Then how to create passive income streams through books and online courses…
If you’re ready to become your own boss and build a business, this ultimate business bundle for aspiring entrepreneurs (worth over £400) will teach you everything you need to know…
Online courses included:
Becoming your own boss
This course is practical and creative; full of exercises that will help you work out what your business or ‘side hustle’ should be (or refine an existing idea). It will then give you a big confidence boost – imperative, when starting out and the doubt slips in – ensure you have the money stuff sorted, as it’s got to make financial sense, and the practical steps to get started… More info here
DIY PR: Secure press coverage and grow your profile
Once you have a product or service to sell, press coverage will help you flog it. I’m a journalist for the Guardian, Stylist, Telegraph etc and have been featured as a business owner on Woman’s Hour, Forbes, Times. I’ll teach you how to pitch to get featured, grow your profile and become the ‘go-to’ person in your field when the media are looking for comment… More info here
How to launch a successful online course
Now that your business is set up, you’ll have knowledge to share and will almost certainly benefit from passive income streams, as they free you up to do the fun stuff (rather than needing to be physically present for each sale). This online course is a step-by-step guide for creating a fully functioning online course. Once you have courses running, you can literally earn while you sleep… More info here
Talking to camera with confidence
If you love the idea of talking to camera but feel like a plonker, this snappy course is for you. It will teach you how to film yourself confidently so that you can create online videos for marketing purposes (Instagram and Facebook Stories, YouTube, the ‘about me’ page of your website or an online course) and build your personal brand… More info here
How to self-publish and sell your book
If you have a non-fiction book idea – based on your business – and would like to publish it yourself, this course will cover everything you need to know. From testing the market, naming your book, writing and proofing it – to design, registering it and ISBNs, printing, pricing, marketing, postage & packing and selling. Soon you’ll have another passive income stream… More info here
- This is a bundle of online courses, start as soon as you’re ready and work at your own pace.
- These courses are worth £413 but you’ll pay just £350. For an entire new career, that’s pretty good value, don’t you think?
- You’ll be given access to exercises, advice, tips – and set tasks. You access this whenever you like (you don’t have to sign in at a particular time).
- You’ll have free access to my closed Facebook group (only people who’ve taken a course have access), where you can network with other freelancers and business owners, and get exclusive tips and advice.
- There’s the additional option of module-by-module feedback, if you decide you’d like some extra guidance from me.
- You’ll have ongoing access to these courses, so no rush to start right away – and you can keep dipping in and out, as you like.
“I’ve been ridiculously emotional since the lightbulb moment, as I can’t believe working for myself from home could actually become a reality. The BYOB course has been exactly what I needed to guide me in the right direction at this point in my life. Thank you!” – Suzy Stanton
“I have just completed your online courses training. I have done a few others from other people and it is interesting to note why yours is better, yours are really simple and clear, other people waffle on and I give up on them. I took a lot from it and plan to make an online course straight away.” Fleur Emery
“I loved your course and it was just what I needed to push through my doubts… I’ve made back the course fee in double within the first two days and already planning the next one!” Natalie Costa @powerthoughrsnc
“I’m so sad that this wonderful course has come to an end. I have absolutely loved doing it, it couldn’t have come at a better time for me! I have also loved feeling like I’m part of something, the Facebook group is fantastic for networking and sharing ideas.” – Catherine Hemming
Who am I?
I’m Annie Ridout – author of The Freelance Mum (published by Harper Collins imprint 4th Estate), SHY (out January ’21) and Twenty-nine: Poems on Motherhood (self-published). I’m also a freelance journalist (Guardian, Forbes, Grazia, Telegraph), editor of The Early Hour and speaker (panel talks, BBC radio and TV). And, of course, I run online courses. I’ve designed my business and freelance work so that I can be a hands-on mum to my three kids: aged five, two and four months. We live in London.