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Business
Tips
From One
Craftpreneur
to another
Craftpreneur
Want advice
based on
experience?
These are tips I’ve
discovered from
experience…
Experience is the
teacher of all
things.
-Julius Caesar
SALE
Tip #1
Discounting your service or
product is not always an
incentive for someone to
hire you or buy your
product.
so...
• I use to run a sale 2-5 times a year
and I found that more people purchased
when I didn’t have a sale than when I
did!
•...
Tip #2
Step away from your computer and
network offline
attending 1
networking event
a month helped
me to build my
online network
faster than
constantly trying
to do it strictly
...
Makes sense right?
People like to connect a
physical face to a product
or service.
Tip #3
Cut loose the ties!
Stop doing whatever seems
counterproductive and not
profitable, but be sure to
analyze your mistakes.
What do I mean?
I use to LOVE creating fabric
jewelry pieces, BUT it didn’t sell! So
I stopped.
Before I stopped I looked ...
Tip #4
Tell your story, people want
to hear it!
I got great advice from
Hamilton Brown
(Senior
Marketing Director, Taco
Bell) at Blogalicious
and
that was customers love
...
Tip #5
A Facebook fan page is NOT a
replacement for an actual website.
You need BOTH!
You see how often Facebook
changes their look and
algorithm right?
A Facebook page is secondary to
your website. You need a web
presence…end of story.
Hope you enjoyed the Ride!
Oh…Shout out to
www.freedigitalphotos.net
for the stock photos
PEACE!
UNTIL NEXT TIME
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Business Tips for Crafty Entrepreneurs

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Simple tips for entrepreneurs in the crafty, including bloggers, craft entrepreneurs, creative thinkers, hobbist turned entrepreneurs based on experience from a current craftpreneur

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Business Tips for Crafty Entrepreneurs

  1. 1. Business Tips From One Craftpreneur to another Craftpreneur
  2. 2. Want advice based on experience?
  3. 3. These are tips I’ve discovered from experience…
  4. 4. Experience is the teacher of all things. -Julius Caesar
  5. 5. SALE Tip #1 Discounting your service or product is not always an incentive for someone to hire you or buy your product. so stop having sales.
  6. 6. • I use to run a sale 2-5 times a year and I found that more people purchased when I didn’t have a sale than when I did! • Cutting prices hurts others in your industry, making it less lucrative for everyone else including you!
  7. 7. Tip #2 Step away from your computer and network offline
  8. 8. attending 1 networking event a month helped me to build my online network faster than constantly trying to do it strictly online.
  9. 9. Makes sense right? People like to connect a physical face to a product or service.
  10. 10. Tip #3 Cut loose the ties!
  11. 11. Stop doing whatever seems counterproductive and not profitable, but be sure to analyze your mistakes.
  12. 12. What do I mean? I use to LOVE creating fabric jewelry pieces, BUT it didn’t sell! So I stopped. Before I stopped I looked at the web analytics behind the online presence of the collection.
  13. 13. Tip #4 Tell your story, people want to hear it!
  14. 14. I got great advice from Hamilton Brown (Senior Marketing Director, Taco Bell) at Blogalicious and that was customers love transparency, they want to connect a story to your brand, so tell it!
  15. 15. Tip #5 A Facebook fan page is NOT a replacement for an actual website. You need BOTH!
  16. 16. You see how often Facebook changes their look and algorithm right?
  17. 17. A Facebook page is secondary to your website. You need a web presence…end of story.
  18. 18. Hope you enjoyed the Ride!
  19. 19. Oh…Shout out to www.freedigitalphotos.net for the stock photos
  20. 20. PEACE! UNTIL NEXT TIME

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