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November 21, 2022

Boosting Your Wedding Day Confidence for Photographers

Boosting Wedding Day Confidence! I recently asked for your feedback with this fun QUIZ. I really enjoyed your responses and read some of them on today’s episode. This topic was inspired by what you told me. I hear how you are scared about different aspects of photographing the wedding day. I want to come alongside […]

November 17, 2022

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Plan the Wedding Day Timeline and Shot List

Confidently Plan the Wedding Day Timeline and Shot List Being prepared means knowing what to do. In Day #3 of the Scared to Prepared Wedding Photographer challenge, I’m breaking down exactly how to plan the wedding day timeline and shot list. Want to watch the original video of this lesson and snag the accompanying PDF […]

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November 16, 2022

Pricing for Profitability and Ease in Your Business

The right pricing can make you feel energized and fulfilled! Pricing is often a vague, sometimes scary. But getting it right can truly feel like a weight lifted off your shoulders. In Day #2 of the Scared to Prepared Wedding Photographer challenge, we dive deep into this topic as I share my exact pricing formula […]

November 15, 2022

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How to Master Your Inquiry and Booking Process

Master Your Systems to Maximize Success Join my free 3-day challenge, Scared to Prepared Wedding Photographer HERE. There you will find the video version of this audio lesson as well as a free, value-packed download! This episode is Day #1 of the challenge where we discuss how to master your inquiry and booking process to […]

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November 7, 2022

It’s Not That Deep

I watched the Elvis movie recently, and loved it. But it actually taught me about life and my business too. We’re also studying the book of Ecclesiastes in church. And strangely enough, it’s been teaching me the same things. Mainly that it’s not that deep. Let me explain… Listen to this episode now: Listen on […]

October 24, 2022

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How to Plan Your Branding Photo Session

Seriously, I can get behind the camera all day long and make my clients feel super comfortable in their own skin. But getting in front of the camera myself is a whole other story. You feel me? To be honest, the only way I’ll ever get fresh branding photos for my business is making it […]

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October 17, 2022

How I Plan for Vacation in My Business

Since quitting my full-time job in June of this year, I’ve taken three full weeks (and a handful of days heres and there) off for vacation and plan for more around the holidays coming up soon! The freedom and flexibility of working for myself has been amazing, and I am truly thankful for this opportunity! […]

September 26, 2022

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Marketing and Branding Lessons I Learned from ClassPass

I forgot to cancel my free trial of ClassPass (😬). But it worked out really well! Since I paid, I felt obligated to actually attend some classes. What resulted was one week of trying a different gym everyday to try to use up my credits. I ended up loving it! It did WONDERS for my […]

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September 19, 2022

How I Plan My Week on a Digital Calendar

Several weeks back, I had been feeling unproductive, on the path to burnout, and tired. The boundaries between life and work were becoming blurred. And even though I’m a night owl and love working on my business in the evenings and sleeping in late, I knew something had to change. You know the cycle. Staying […]

September 12, 2022

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10 Steps to Host Your Own Styled Shoot

Last week, we talked about the importance of attending styled shoots. This week, I’m going to teach you how to host your own styled shoot. Maybe you’re not near me and unable to attend The Styled Event. This one is for you! After hosting styled shoots for over seven years, there are plenty of things […]

Nichole Lauren is a natural light Wedding & Portrait photographer based in Greenville, SC & available for travel worldwide.

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