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If you’re experiencing slow sales right now in your handmade business and it’s summertime as you’re reading this blog post, here’s what’s going on, why sales are slower, and what to do about it. If you’re new to business, one thing you should know is it’s a roller coaster.
There’s no stable paycheck that you can expect from month to month. Some days you’ll make a lot of money; other days, it’ll be crickets.
I want you to know that this roller coaster is totally normal in business.
Especially for most of us selling …
You might be making one of these four mistakes in your handmade business, and they could hold you back from having the business of your dreams.
Don’t worry, I made these mistakes too, so you’re not alone and when mistakes happen, we can actually learn from them and get better, right?
So stay tuned for the four most common mistakes I see my fellow creatives make in their business, so you can avoid it!
Mistake Number one: You probably don’t want to hear this, is spending all your money on supplies, …
As a business owner, pricing your products is a crucial decision. It affects your business almost in every way. Are you ready to start getting paid more for your work? Read this article.
The way we think about money and how we price our products is easily one of the most complicated parts of starting and growing a business.
Some of you may not even want to face the truth that a huge part of your success is hinged on your mindset, because it’s scary to think the only thing getting in your own …
If you clicked on this article, chances are you identify as an introvert.
We tend to be quiet creatives with big ideas but our shyness often holds us back from sharing our gifts with other people.
You probably have an awesome business and amazing products to sell, yet it’s really hard to reach out to people who may be interested in buying them, right?
Does this sound like you? If so, you’re part of the 40 percent of the world’s population of introverts.
The good news is, some of us have learned how to …
Don’t chase success the hard way. Follow the same simple step-by-step system that I used to build multiple 6- and 7-figure online handmade businesses. Even if you hate selling, don’t have a large following, and aren’t techy.
How to get influencers, bloggers and celebrities to make your product go viral
How to create demand for your brand and products and turn customers into raving fans
How to automate your store, reach more customers and make sales while you sleep
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