Reading the title of the blog post? Did you already sink into your seat a little, or just have this sudden feeling of fear. Maybe you just don't want to read this.
But here's the truth as a Creative or Small Business Owner, Social Media can definitely change your life for the best!
Let's talk about fears first because they are very real and as an extrovert, I'm going to tell you my fears weren't any different - Won't people judge me? Am I being too Salesy? How do I let strangers into my life? Don't I look and sound weird? Well.... here's the short answer - No, No, No and you guessed it a big fat NO!
Let's look at this from another perspective - What if people love what you have to say? What if you end up making Sales because of this? What if you actually end up building a community online? What if you just be your natural self and people love it?
As someone who's a Small Business Owner I have to tell you there's way more to lose by not putting yourself up than gain. So in the spirit of putting myself out there more here's a video I put together to talk about my experience about showing up on Social Media and some tips to help you along the way -