Episode 195: How to Figure Out Your Why – Petronella Lugemwa

Is your photography business satisfying your desire to make an impact on your community and the people you care about most in your life?

In episode 195 of the Bokeh Podcast, Petronella Lugemwa opens up by describing the impact her life has had on capturing the photos she is most passionate about. Knowing why you continue to focus on a career in photography and understanding the influence your photos have on others can fulfill more than just your own passions. Listen in as she shares simple questions you need to ask yourself in order to find the “why” in your business.

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Cover Photo by: syphotography.com

Book Recommendation: Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It – Kamal Ravikant

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How to Figure Out Your Why:
What breaks your heart?
What are you really good at doing?
What problem do you solve?
What do friends and family say about you?
What lights you up?
Why do people hire you?
Where are you based?
What types of work do you enjoy showing?
Who is your ideal client & why?
Conduct Research on Your Ideal Client Client to figure out what they struggle with.
Your WHY will be a marriage of your strengths + ideal client problems or struggles.

Links
petronellaphotography.com
instagram.com/petronellaphotography
instagram.com/bypetronella
United Conference: showit.co/united
Inspire: inspirephotoretreats.com
Episode 31 with Petronella: bit.ly/bp-31
godox.com
sigmaphoto.com
rangefinderonline.com
Simon Sinek’s Ted Talk: bit.ly/bp-simon-ted
reichmanphotography.com