Hollie Ellis Design

Find out all about my latest news below with hints and tips about branding, logo design and more.

Why use a Graphic Designer?

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Why use a Graphic Designer? Being a business owner can be tough.

Especially when it’s just you and you want to try and keep your overheads down. Even when your business grows, this can still be at the forefront of your mind. There will be a time when you may have to consider outsourcing some tasks to save you time. This means you’ll be able to concentrate on your business and grow it in the right direction.




Business Vision and Goal Setting

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Business Vision – do you have one?

“A vision is a vivid mental image of what you want your business to be at some point in the future, based on your goals and aspirations. Having a vision will give your business a clear focus, and can stop you heading in the wrong direction.” – Queensland Government.

How important is business branding?

How important is business branding?

Business branding is extremely important.

It’s one of those things you can’t ignore and also something that needs careful time and thought put into it. It needs to be specific and it needs to be in-line with your brand/company values.

Business branding – your company values, voice and vision defined.



Stop putting yourself at the bottom of the list

Stop putting yourself at the bottom of the list - business confidene eventStop putting yourself at the bottom of the list.


It’s a bold matter of fact statement. Sit with it for a while, repeat it again… You’ll find it’s got that WOW factor.


Last week I attended an event in the middle of Newcastle, hosted by We Are Sparkle with guest speaker Sharon MacArthur from Red Handbag. Walking into a room of like-minded people, all there for the same reason – to have more Business Confidence, was nice to see and I took away some very useful and thought provoking points from the talk…