Introducing Influencer Judge Jaime Schmidt: Disruptive Master of Intrigue

Recently, I announced the open call for entries for the 2018 Indie Business Network Artisan Product of the Year Awards. Our winners will be announced soon. In the meantime, I'd like you to become acquainted with our panel of curated Influencer Judges. You have already met Damaris Lewis. Today, I'm pleased to announce Jaime Schmidt, co-founder of Schmidt's Naturals. Schmidt’s was launched in … [Read more...]

Introducing Influencer Judge Damaris Lewis: Poet, Actor, Maker, Muse

Recently, I announced the open call for entries for the 2018 Indie Business Network Artisan Product of the Year Awards. Our winners will be announced next month. In the meantime, I'd like you to become acquainted with our panel of carefully curated Influencer Judges. This article shares three things you need to know about our Influencer Judge Damaris Lewis, so you can get an idea of what … [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...]

January 2018 Success Call: Blog For Success in the New Year and Beyond!

Who wants to blog for success in the new year? So you know it's true. A blog can help your business grow in almost too many ways to name. Among them: driving traffic to your site (and therefore, your shopping cart), serving as a living journal about the growth of your brand, and providing anyone in the world with access to you and your offerings all day every day, 365 days a year. So, what's so … [Read more...]

Indie Business Network: 2017 Year In Review

Happy New Year everyone! As we coast into 2018, I am pausing to reflect on the magnificent blessing I have to serve thousands of Makers and Handmade Entrepreneurs all across North America. It is an honor and a privilege, and frankly, a whole lot of fun! 2017 was a year of great fun and forward progress for the Indie Business Network. We introduced several new member benefits, watched our … [Read more...]