If something's not selling, do you assume it's not popular? Or is it possible that no one knew what it was! Maria shares signage suggestions.
Where to sell your handmade items is always a big decision. Learn more about setting up an online store, which has many advantages including control of your inventory, no worries about weather, and the ability to change out your goods easily.
Whether youve been in business less than a year or 30 years, saving money is always important for a successful bottom line. Saving money means you need to compare prices, services, and products carefully to get the most out of each dollar.
Vacation! Hopefully everyone gets at least one vacation a year even if its what they call a home vacation where you have time off work, but enjoy your local community as a tourist.
Sold items from your online store will need to be shipped to the buyer. Have a plan before your open your online store. Maria Nerius gives you some topics to consider in this great article about maintaining your online craft store and shipping your crafts.
Navigating the seemingly nonsensical seas of copyrights and trademarks can be dizzying, but Maria Nerius clears up all of your craft business confusion in this excellent article about the details of dealing with rights in your craft business plans.
What can your small business give to your customers and colleagues this year? How about the gift of kindness?
Less is more. The more you have to do the more stressed you are. Learn to do less and love more. Craft and keep yourself busy. Using recyclables in your home makes things a lot easier as well.
So first off, what does the 411 mean? I remember that little saying from middle school & that was like, so 15 years ago! Whoa, that makes me feel old. Weird.
Every business has competitors, its a fact of life, but you can transform yours into a business advantage by knowing more about their businesses.