Sometimes it seems as if progress is happening VERY slowly. Or worse, not happening at all. There may be times in your business when you feel like you are working, working, working but you wonder if it’s making any difference. It can be rough.
Taxes are one of the least enjoyable parts of earning an income. If you make money from a creative business, the prospect of sorting out your taxes can be exhausting at best and terrifying at worst. But don’t panic! There’s no need to be worried about taxes, especially if you take a few minutes to […]
Do you dream too small? After all, having smaller dreams means we will be more likely to succeed and then we will be happy with ourselves. Right? The problem with that kind of thinking is that you may never realize your full potential. You may never realize just how amazing you, your life and your […]
Reading interviews with successful handmade business owners is one of the best ways you can pick up advice and get inspired for your own creative business. Luckily, so many business owners are more than happy to share their knowledge with all of us! Recently, knitting bag and pattern company celebrated their 10 year anniversary of […]
If you’re a papercrafter, you’re probably familiar with Spellbinders Paper Arts – the producers of great die cutting machines and dies. And if you’re a fan of Spellbinders, we have a treat for you today! We here at Creative Income were lucky enough to meet the Co-Founder and President, Stacey Caron at the Craft and […]
It’s not easy to take time for yourself when you run your own business. There are products to create, list, sell, manage. There are trips to the post office, FedEx, the bank and suppliers. There is email, social media, and blogging to be done. It can feel like a never ending whirlwind of “must do”. […]