business

Podcast: The Imperfect Boss

For episode six of my podcast, I interviewed Ashley Beaudin, who you might know from #TheImperfectBoss! I recorded this back when I was visiting my friend, Janice, in Utah after a break-up. I remember sitting on an air mattress on the floor covered in surprise balloons on my travel microphone, trying to orchestrate time zones. […]

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How To Run A Successful Kickstarter Campaign

This summer something clicked in my brain. I realized I wasn’t doing nearly as much for my business as I wanted and needed to. I could say I had a business all day long, but that didn’t mean I was flourishing or even trying my best. When I first quit my day job I said […]

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How To Deal When Your Friends Don’t Respect Your Job

If you own your own business, it’s likely you’re not the norm in your friend group. Most people work for someone else and have a steady paycheck with pre-constructed hours, so your whole working-for-yourself-thing isn’t exactly regular in comparison. From the age of 19 I worked full time while also going to school. I was […]

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Get To Know Your Customers

January 15th is Get To Know Your Customers Day so, as per tradition, I’m sharing the results from my reader survey I conducted last month! Thank you to everyone who participated in that, you should have received your New Year’s card in the mail by now. I really wish I had made the 36-50 age […]

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