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 The Detailed Diary Podcast releases a new episode  every Wednesday -  sharing small business tips, inspirational stories, and real-life moments that will help you grow your dream business, feel heard, and be inspired.

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Meet the Host

GUEST INTERVIEWS

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Danielle Holleran 

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In this episode, host Danielle Holleran candidly discusses her decision to scale back on TikTok, despite having over 600,000 followers. Tune in to discover Danielle’s insights into the pressure of maintaining consistency on TikTok, the platform’s algorithm challenges, and the limitations of TikTok Shop for small business owners. Learn why Danielle chose to prioritize her mental health and align her social media efforts with her business goals, ultimately deciding to focus on platforms where she feels her efforts are more beneficial. Join Danielle as she encourages listeners to embrace authenticity and prioritize well-being in entrepreneurship.

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Today I sit down with guest Laura Jones, the talented illustrator and creator behind Laura Jane Illustrations. Once a dedicated teacher, Laura made the bold leap to pursue her passion for art full-time. Laura shares how scary it was to start over and the challenges she faced along the way. Her story shows us that […]

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What if the breakthrough in your business comes from an unexpected journey? In today’s episode, I’m joined by Jess of The Rosy Redhead,  whose brand transforms digital illustrations, stationery, stickers, and more into sources of positivity and joy for your day. Jess shares how her journey into entrepreneurship wasn’t something she planned, yet her path […]

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As we step into the new year, I thought it’d be a fun way to do a “what’s in/what’s out” for small businesses. Being an entrepreneur myself, I’m a firm believer in the importance of setting fresh goals and intentions with the new year. It’s not just about strategy, but also for gaining the mental […]

2024 Small Business Trends

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Imagine waking up one morning to discover your business post has suddenly exploded online, becoming an online sensation overnight. It’s the kind of thing most of us dream about, right? The idea of going viral on social media is often glamorized, seen as a fast track to instant success and recognition. But the truth is, […]

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The holiday season is pure magic with its cozy vibes, twinkling lights, and endless cups of cocoa, right? But for small business owners, it’s also about juggling a million things and hoping we don’t drop the ball (or the cocoa). Every year, just when you think you’re ready for the festive rush, it sneaks up […]

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You’ve surely heard the buzz about AI, right? I mean, it’s everywhere! But if you’re anything like us, the whole concept might’ve seemed a bit…much at first. In fact, Danielle pretty much felt the same way – skeptical and overwhelmed. But after diving in and exploring the world of AI, she found it to actually […]

How to use ChatGPT in your small business

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Have you ever considered exploring a new passion and turning it into a thriving small business? Join Danielle as she chats with Kelli McAbee of Hello Teddy Co, a business that brings beauty into everyday life with its handcrafted polymer clay jewelry. Kelli opens up about her incredible journey — a transformative adventure that led […]

Small Business and Jewelry

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Struggling with slower sales this month in your small business? Looking for ways to get a few extra orders here and there without spending too much time or money? Today’s episode will be providing some 3 easy and short-term strategies for boosting sales without going over your budget.  Danielle shares her perspective on traditional sales […]

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Managing and expanding a small business can be challenging, especially with the ever-changing business industry. You might feel stuck, not knowing how to move forward and adapt to the environment. But it doesn’t have to be that way! In this episode, Danielle chats with Rosalia of Simple Southern Designs, an entrepreneur and small business owner […]

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