Let’s face it, starting a business is a BIG commitment. It’s a financial commitment with time constraints and deadlines. It’s a commitment to yourself, and a commitment to believe in your skills. It’s a commitment to making your dreams a reality. It’s HUGE!
But you know what, you don’t have to go it alone. In the Handmade in Norway Facebook group you will find hundreds of people that are venturing into the same waters.Read More
Pricing handmade items is tricky! Don’t fall in to the trap of setting prices low thinking you’ll sell more. In this article I’ll be talking about operating with a three tier pricing strategy that will help you to sell more handmade products.Read More
We should be at a market tomorrow. The promotion was going nicely and the location looked perfect. With plans made and the order ready to send to the table and tent suppliers. We had folks ready to help us set up and enjoy what could be a great day. So why did I cancel?Read More
Motivation is a state of mind, it's not a personality trait. We hear that 'so and so is a very motivated individual'. But the fact is that we can all choose to be motivated, we can choose to be unmotivated, and we can work our...Read More
One of the areas we always get questions about or asked for help with, is what to put out on social media? Which has led me to think about content a lot over the past week or so, as I am busy getting ready for a workshop on this very subject. What is content? How important is content for a business?Read More