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Business success comes from a combination of vision, passion, and hard work. All three are required or your business path will be rocky. If you eliminate any one of the three, you may as well close up your business now.
That train to success is waiting for you to climb on today. It’ll be chugging along as we continue to share information to encourage you, to show you how-to, and to help you along the way.
Are you ready to climb on or are you going to stay behind at the station? You can get your free ticket below:
Have you ever had trouble trying to decide between two different products? Your customers may be having the same problem. Using a bit of psychology can help them make up their mind. Researchers at the University of Minnesota have used brain scans to prove that adding another product, that is very similar but less attractive […] Read More
I recently rediscovered an old friend — a vendor whose products were an important part of my gift baskets through the years until they disappeared. I first discovered Lambs and Thyme at one of Cherie Reagor’s convention tradeshows and immediately fell in love not only with the herbal seasonings but also with the circle style […] Read More
What does Summer Mean to YOU? Relaxing and playing or a gentle balance of life The lazy, crazy days of summer are here. Summer can be a tricky time when we’re running a business. The green leaves and luscious flowers that follow a cold wet winter tempt us to put business on the back burner […] Read More
What Are Your Niches? Don’t think you have niches? Think again. And here is why you should, if you ready don’t. One of the best things that you can do to make sure your website is found is to develop your products and blog content around keywords and phrases that are more than just the […] Read More
Pop-by Gift for Spring This idea for a pop-by gift or even a party favor is adapted from an idea on the website www.koolerdesign.co. To make these gifts, you’ll need to buy 3 or 4 inch terra cotta flower pots with matching saucer and paperwhite Narcissus bulbs (one for each pot). You’ll probably already have on […] Read More
Business Lessons Learned at the Gym I Hate Exercise . . . But. . . I’d much rather curl up with a good book than go for a hike or, heaven forbid, to the gym. But after developing sciatica, I learned that if I didn’t want to hurt, I had to build those core muscles. […] Read More
In today’s world, customers are looking for value when making a purchase more than ever before. Sending a gift is still an accepted way to express feelings–regardless of the occasion. But that gift has to be more than just an ordinary gift. That gift has to be special. It has to speak louder than words. […] Read More
Do You Understand SEO? Why Should You? I’m going to be blunt here. If you don’t like blunt, just skip this article and move on. I’ve heard over and over from people in our industry that they want our magazine and the information that we provide to be just about design with lots of pretty […] Read More
Learning how to make a bow for a “wow” presentation is easy if you know the techniques. As with anything practice helps. There is no one right way or one method to make a beautiful bow. I suggest that you try as many different methods as you can find and then choose the one that […] Read More