Category: General Business Tips

What is Failure …. Really?

Read a very inspiration article written by Alyson Stanfield at the Art Biz Blog about failure.  Alyson definition of failure: “I believe the only failure is not trying your best.” How many of us can say we always do our…

7 Characteristics of Success

Success is measured by different variables and as business people, success can mean making a living doing what you love.  As you know, most people with a job in ‘Corporate America’ don’t often have the luxury of doing what they…

Collection Tips

With the increase use of credit/debit cards for payment on orders, collections is the not the issue it was five to ten years ago.  But there are still times when I find I need to use good collection procedures. Interestingly,…

Have You Gotten Caught in Scams?

We had a very interesting discussion on my Selling Wholesale to Gift Shops LinkedIn Group over the last couple weeks about Scams.  The discussion was brought about for two reasons: Too many folks posting on the group looking for products…

Crowdfunding Your Business

Crowdfunding Your Business is one of the ways to grow, introduce a new product, or just add some extra financing to a new venture you want to start. If you are not familiar with crowdfunding, let me help.  According to…

Meylah Resource Center is Launched!

Recently, I became involved with Meylah:  A platform for professional crafters, producers and artisans to sell their products.  What attracted me to Meylah is their option for selling digital products, resources guides and tutorials all together in their Meylah Resource…