As part of the industry for more than 20 years, I have learned a lot. As the industry continues to change I’m learning even more. This is where I share all that with you.
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Have you stopped feeding your soul?
It’s never too late to be who you want to be. I know ageism exists in our industry but it’s also possible you’re expecting work
Curating a book is a good idea.
It’s why I’ve been doing it for 20 years. People talk to me about producing creative books as if this is something new. I understand
Still on a break?
The Graduates Guide to getting unstuck. Graduates deserve to take a break. Now you’re refreshed but you might also be feeling stuck – unsure about
He said, ‘you know me, you know our clients, you know who works here….’
He said, “you know me, you know our clients, you know who works here….” Like any good matchmaker I have a superb instinct for who
I’ll blow out the candles but I’ll never lose the fire.
I’ll blow out the candles but I’ll never lose the fire. It’s the 10-year anniversary of The Brownbill Effect and while it sounds like a
Should you ever work for free as a photographer?
A trained photographer, through The Brownbill Effect, Sally Brownbill connects creative talent from all corners of the industry. She provides career leadership and advice and also
Life is shaking the tree.
And work’s not what it used to be. The abrupt changes to the way we live, and work made many of us stop and think
Take a deep dive into The Creative Directory.
Take a deep dive into The Creative Directory. Like any exploration of life under the ocean you’ll find something that will surprise you. Yes, you’ll
Mine my website for gold and hidden gems
Mine my website for gold and hidden gems. Many people visit thebrownbilleffect.com to visit the Creative Directory, the Assistant Register or for information on all
A free creative showcase
My monthly newsletter is filled with inspiring work from the many clever, artistic, and productive people I know. Seeing what others are doing can often provide the creative boost we need to increase our own efforts.
The same old, same old won’t bring you something new
The photos of you sunning yourself around the Mediterranean were fabulous. No really, I loved checking them out as I tugged on the layers every freezing winter’s morning.
Let’s get that website sparkling
It might not feel like it’s coming but spring will be here before we know it. The tradition of spring cleaning is a good one. We get the chance to make everything clean and fresh so we can approach our lives with renewed energy.
The challenge of recruiting talent today
I know I’m telling you something you’re already aware of, but the well of potential employees is running dry. This is true for nearly every industry and service in Australia.
The Printed Book
I wanted to create an eBook for emerging photographers, and I know it has been helpful to the many who have purchased it.
Prepare to launch into 22/23
The end of the financial year is an ideal time to draw a line under the ledger and hit refresh. What happened in the year just gone can provide a lot of clues as to what should come next.
My book for photographers has a message for you
Last year I wrote an eBook for emerging photographers. My intention was to help them navigate the world of work, build a business, and generally establish themselves in their chosen career.
How will the one you want, also want you?
No, you haven’t wandered onto a dating site but to be honest, when it comes to hiring people in 2022, we can learn something from the matchmakers.
How to recruit the right people in 2022
As we know, times have changed for everything, everywhere and this is especially true for recruitment. Businesses not directly hit by the pandemic are rushing to find the right talent to speed up the recovery process.
You can stroll around the back streets, or take the direct route
Networking is the cornerstone of a successful career and business. You can kill time building one or you can cut to the chase. The Creative Directory is one of the biggest, most effective creative networks in Australia and it continues to grow.
I will find you
And personal attention and follow-ups. In fact, everything you’d expect from someone who has honed a particular set of skills over many years.
It’s the season for big picture thinking
This time of year always reminds me to stop and reflect on where I am and what’s to come. We all have a big picture – one that shows us what we most want to achieve and with a bit of luck, the way to get there.
I’ll help you cut through the confusion
Right now, you might be swamped by too many decisions. Or does it seem there’s nothing in front of you? If your direction feels unclear it’s time to have a consultation with me.
Let’s find you a starring role
I’m excited for everyone looking for a job in the creative industry right now. I can’t remember a time when there were so many opportunities for such a range of people.
Here’s how we’ll hook you up
The creative industry is roaring back into action. Many new jobs are crossing my desk and a healthy percentage of them are for freelancers.