Recap: Artisan Made Show: Father’s Day Edition

In case you missed it yesterday, the Artisan Made Show: Father's Day Edition was awesome. Father's Day is coming up on June 17, and if you have yet to finish your shopping, then you have come to the right place! Our show lineup included six or our member artisan entrepreneurs from four states: California, Connecticut, Texas, and Maryland. As you know, the Artisan Made Show makes it fun and … [Read more...]

IndieCruise Mastermind 2019 Presenter: Maria Gelnett: The Nia Technique

I am excited to share that, with the addition of Maria Gelnett and The Nia Technique, we have added the perfect complement to Indie Cruise 2019 and our theme of The Community Economy. For those who don't know, the Nia Technique is the combination of 52 simple movements that integrate dance arts, martial arts, and healing arts to simultaneously tone your mind and tune your body. When … [Read more...]

Plan Your Life First! [Indie Method™]

Plan Your Life First is Step 1 of the Emerge Phase of the Indie Method, my step-by-step, entrepreneurial training curriculum that helps you build a solid business foundation, increase your income, and use your business to create the life you love. As a result of leading the Indie Business Network for nearly two decades, I receive a lot of e-mails about how to be successful in business. People … [Read more...]

Maker Journeys: France: A Fragrant Odyssey

"It's better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times." - Anonymous If you have ever dreamed of traveling to a faraway land that allows you to combine your passion for natural ingredients with your desire to create new and amazingly fragrant things, then this is the journey for you. I'm excited to announce the first Maker Journeys trip: France: A Fragrant … [Read more...]

Announcing the Theme for Indie Cruise 2019: The Community Economy

I am excited to announce the theme for Indie Cruise 2019. For those who don't know, Indie Cruise is the signature retreat for Makers and Creative Entrepreneurs. If you already know you want to join us, you can register for Indie Cruise 2019 now by clicking here. If you have any questions before registering, call Suzanne Niemeier at 800-326-4971. Indie Cruise, which I've hosted since 2011, … [Read more...]

Maker Mastermind Live Tour 2018 Registration is OPEN!

Create and Execute a Solid Plan for Your Business With Private Masterminding and Coaching The Indie Business Network's Maker Mastermind™ Experience is the most powerful way for artisan entrepreneurs to make quick progress in their businesses, while also enjoying the process. Here's what you get ... First off, you get an experience that is specifically designed for you. Maker Mastermind is … [Read more...]

Recap: First Artisan Made Show

In case you missed the premier episode of the Artisan Made Show, you can catch all of the fun here. Our lineup included five artisan entrepreneurs who were excited to share their brand and welcome you into their communities. The Artisan Made Show makes it fun and easy for you Meet the Makers | Shop the Brands. Here are the streams from our premier episode. “ [Tweet "The … [Read more...]

How to Shop the Artisan Made Show

The Artisan Made Show is the online pop-up shopping party! If you like shopping with your friends for artisan made perfume, fragrant candles, handmade soaps, meaningful jewelry, and paper goods to celebrate any occasion, then you'll love the Artisan Made Show! It's a collaborative boutique progressive shopping experience for people who love to buy local, handmade products created with careful … [Read more...]

10 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Ixtapa, Mexico

As you may know, I host the Indie Cruise, an annual retreat for Makers and Handmade Entrepreneurs. This year, in January, we retreated at the beautiful Club Med Resort in Ixtapa, Mexico. If you've never been, here's your chance to take a virtual tour with me. Let's start with this stunning beach sunset. About Ixtapa Situated atop what was once a coconut plantation and mangrove estuary, … [Read more...]

February 2018 Master Class: How to Use Google AdWords to Promote Your Business

Organic marketing is great. In fact, most of us prefer it. But there may come a time when you want to invest financially to attract your target market. Yes, Facebook ads is an option, but let's not forget about Google! If you are interested in learning how to use Google AdWords and AdWords Express to grow your business, then don't miss this Master Class! What is a Master Class? One of … [Read more...]