be more productive part 2

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in business tips, thoughts and ponderings | 2 Comments
be more productive part 2

Soooo, this is the 2nd of my posts about how to be more productive. This time I’m going to talk about reducing distractions and it sounds very easy to do, but it does take a bit of self-discipline! The beginning of the day for me goes a bit like this… I get up, eat breakfast, walk the dog or […]

what’s the plan?

what’s the plan?

It’s always good to have a plan. People who know me well will know that I like to have plan, I like to know what I’m doing and how I’m going to do it, and I think it just makes me feel a little but more in control of things when I have a plan. […]

be more productive

Posted on Sep 29, 2014 in Artistic practises, business tips | 2 Comments
be more productive

I’m like a human sponge at the moment… I’ve been listening to lots of inspiring business podcasts recently in my spare time. Well I say spare time, I should rephrase that as ‘time when I can’t really do anything else’ (like whilst driving to work on a morning). I’ve been really inspired and I’ve picked […]

maintaining the right mindset…

maintaining the right mindset…

I’ve just read a blog post by Jo Gifford, Dexterous Diva, about the challenges of maintaining the mindset a successful entrepreneur or creative business owner and this really made me think about my own journey over the past three years and how I’ve struggled at times with my mindset. Some of Jo’ top tips and […]

Writing a Sale or Return Agreement

Posted on Sep 21, 2014 in business tips | 3 Comments
Writing a Sale or Return Agreement

I’d like to start and share some of my business tips blog posts that I wrote after my first trade fair in 2012. These posts went down really well with other makers and generated a lot of comments and feedback so I thought I’d revisit a few of the topics and share the experiences I’ve had […]