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Preparing your sales approach to Independent Retailers

Gift shop  “Kidrobot”  New York First time approaching a retailer? Is your product is still new to the marketplace? Here’s a few quick pointers that you could consider… It’s important that you make a great first impression, and come across [...]

April 2, 2014 art, business tips, cashflow, Coaching & Planning, craft, Design, fashion, Marketing, markets, Money & Finance, network events, news & events, online marketing, Purpose Goals, running a business, seminars, starting a business, System, workshops

The Last Business Tips for 2013!

 “When you want to accomplish your goals,  Focus on what need to be done, and with each sunset you’ll be one day closer to your goals” ~ Vinh Van Lam Put your thinking cap on and map out your New [...]

December 30, 2013 business tips, cashflow, Coaching & Planning, goal setting, marketing, Money & Finance, Purpose Goals, running a business, sales, service, smart goal

Act Smart in times of recession…

What happens to your business when it hits a down time? What would you do? How do you react ? What is your plan? Here are the 5 main strategies that can help you turn these threats into opportunities: 1. [...]

November 20, 2013 business coaching, business tips, cashflow, Coaching & Planning, goal setting, marketing, Money & Finance, Purpose Goals, running a business, smart goal

How do I know if my business is making money?

When we discuss with clients about their new businesses, the most frequent questions asked are: “How do I know if my business is making money?” By creating a budget for your business. “But this is my very first time and how [...]

October 16, 2013 business tips, cashflow, Coaching & Planning, Money & Finance, running a business

Do you have a financial figure in mind?

“If you want to reach a goal, you must ‘see the reaching’ in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal” ~Zig Ziglar Whether you have a figure on paper or in your head, you still really need [...]

October 8, 2013 business tips, cashflow, Coaching & Planning, goal setting, Money & Finance, smart goal

11 Tips To Help You Reduce Your Business Expenses

When you’re running an art and design business, expenses can stack up quickly. And we know that paying yourself is the last item on the list. So it is important for you to control your expense and understand where you have [...]

August 8, 2013 business tips, cashflow, Money & Finance, running a business

Design Your Existing Business LifeStyle

Image from Freelance Folder Been in business for a few years and know what success really takes? Sick and tired of never having enough hours in the day? Can’t find and retain the right staff? Frustrated that you can never get [...]

July 23, 2013 business coaching, business tips, cashflow, Money & Finance, news & events, running a business, starting a business

How is your Cash Flow like in your business right now?

Have you heard the phrase “a starving artist”. Isn’t the notion of the starving artist such a cliche? Yet why does it persist? Why do we have the expectation that artists must “suffer for their art”? Well, we’re here to tell you [...]

June 14, 2013 business tips, cashflow, Money & Finance, running a business

Seven Reasons Why Businesses Fail

1. Poor Business Systems Systems are a key ingredient to any successful business. Systems are everywhere. On busy streets there are traffic lights. Red is stop and green is go! In the business world there are two basic kinds of [...]

May 1, 2013 business tips, cashflow, goal setting, Money & Finance, OPIC, running a business, starting a business, System

Improve your Cashflow in your Art & Design Business

Have you heard the phrase “a starving artist”.   Isn’t the notion of the starving artist such a cliche? Yet why does it persist? Why do we have the expectation that artists must “suffer for their art”?   Well, we’re here to [...]

November 20, 2012 business tips, cashflow, Money & Finance