Why I *don't* just talk about food. #DIANEDIRECT | Diane Sanfilippo

Why I don’t just talk about food

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Part of what I’m here (in the world) to do is to WAKE people up. Whether it’s to the fact that we have control over our health largely through what we eat, by shining light on the uncomfortable conversations that *need* to take place, or opening up and dismantling the judgment and criticism that this social media-based world somehow makes …

Stop holding yourself back. #DIANEDIRECT | Diane Sanfilippo

Stop holding yourself back (a little tough love)

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I’ve heard from many of you recently that you’re stopped in your tracks, afraid to share something you feel passionate about with the world. Or unsure of how to start. Or simply worried what people will say… Don’t wait to serve the world with your gifts until you (or your work) appear in a way that some people deem acceptable. …

Balanced Bites Podcast | Diane Sanfilippo & Liz Wolfe

Podcast Episode #282: Social Media: Creating & Consuming Content

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Topics  News and updates from Diane & Liz [3:25] Something new that I’m digging: Feedback from the new edition of Practical Paleo [ 8:40] Social media; creating and consuming [13:29] Handling the trolls; putting yourself out there [24:33] Favorite things about social media accounts [ 34:12] Social media etiquette [46:05] Subscribe to Real Food Liz!  Subscribe to DianeSanfilippo.com The episodes are …

5 Tips for Better iPhone Food Photography | Diane Sanfilippo

5 Tips for Better iPhone Food Photography

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These tips, while written with shooting from your iPhone or other smart phone as the primary inspiration, will also apply to shooting food photos with a DSLR. In that case, your adjustments will happen in a program like LightRoom, CaptureOne, or Photoshop. iPhone food photos can be amazing, and, in many cases, you can take food photos with your iPhone that …

What I Can & Can't Teach You About Building a Successful Business #54 - Diane Sanfilippo | Build a Badass Business

Build a Badass Business Podcast #54: What I Can & Can’t Teach You About Building a Successful Business

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Topics: Follow whatever it is that you’re passionate about and live your truth in that There are not people who are sitting by who have been successful who want to spend every minute of their life telling you the steps to take because the truth is, nobody ever told us either. If you want to be an entrepreneur, you cannot …

Building a Business from Scratch with the Merrymaker Sisters #53 - Diane Sanfilippo | Build a Badass Business

Build a Badass Business Podcast #53: Building a Business from Scratch with the Merrymaker Sisters

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Topics: 1. Introducing our guest, the Merrymaker Sisters [1:18] 2. Making the decision to work solely on the business [7:12] 3. Streams of income as a blogger [13:02] 4. Selling a product before making it [17:20] 5. Future plans for the Merrymaker Sisters [23:46] And come follow me on Periscope! I’ve been posting videos often, and would love for you …

5 Tips for Better Food Photos on Instagram #52 - Diane Sanfilippo | Build a Badass Business

Build a Badass Business Podcast #52: 5 Tips for Better Food Photos on Instagram

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Topics  1. Garnish is important: It’s what takes a photo from being “ok” to looking that much more exciting, or a bit more thoughtful. 2. Choose a plate or a vessel that isn’t too big: Make sure that whatever you have is really full, because that’s what makes it look interesting and exciting. 3. Use natural light: If you’re wondering …

Blogging Etiquette Episode #51 - Diane Sanfilippo | Build a Badass Business

Build a Badass Business Podcast #51: Blogging Etiquette Part 1

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Topics  1. Ask for permission before you ask for forgiveness. 2. When in doubt, don’t. 3. If you saw it, and you tweaked it and put it on your site, it’s not yours. 4. Look outside of your direct community for inspiration, not inside of it. 5. It’s fair to be inspired; you can’t help be see something and like …

Build a Badass Business Podcast #50: Rant: If you don’t have $25…then stop talking and get to work!

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Topics 1. The more you complain about something, the more you put your time and energy and focus into it, the more that thing, if it’s positive or negative, will grow. 2. There’s no reason why anyone should not have $25 to buy something that they think they really need or could really help them. 3. Instead of coming to …