Applications for Q2 2019 Maker Mastermind™ Circles Business Accelerator are Open!

I'm pleased to share that applications for Q2 Maker Mastermind Circles Business Accelerator are officially open. Spaces are limited, and there is an application deadline. Why Maker Mastermind™ Circles Business Accelerator? I won’t repeat the details on the information and application page, but I would like to strongly encourage you to check it out today. If you want to eliminate … [Read more...]

IBN Members Featured in Handmade Business Magazine

I am thrilled to share that several of our members are featured in a recent issue of the Handmade Business Magazine. The article, entitled Your Packaging Problems, Solved!, appears in the September 2018 issue. The article features real life case studies and tips from the trenches to help Maker and Handmade Entrepreneurs solve their packaging problems. Here are the members … [Read more...]

February 2019 Master Class: Brand Identity Strategies for Success

One of the benefits of IBN membership is a live monthly Master Class with someone who has mastered a topic that will help you be successful in your Maker business. Our Master Classes are great opportunities to learn and grow in our supportive community, and to meet some of the people who can make help you make your business more profitable and fun. Brand Identity Strategies for … [Read more...]

Your Packaging Problems: Solved!

In our private entrepreneurial discussion community, IBN members discuss and resolve entrepreneurial problems all day long. Recently, I sat down with a few of them to talk shop and learn how they resolved some of their toughest packaging challenges. After your customer's order is placed into the hands of your shipper, it is completely outside your control. As it travels to its final … [Read more...]

I’m Speaking at the Tennessee Soap and Candle Meeting!

I am thrilled to announce that I'll be speaking at the Tennessee Soap and Candle Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, next month. I know it will be an amazing time because I spoke at the event in 2013, 2014, and 2015, and it has never once disappointed. Click here to register for this event. The Tennessee Soap and Candle Meeting is a one-day gathering of soapmakers and candlemakers from … [Read more...]