Introducing Influencer Judge Jade Huang: A Focus on Healthy Beauty

Recently, I announced the open call for entries for the 2017 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. Recently, I introduced you to Patrice Grell Yursik. Today, I'm pleased to announce Jade Huang. Jade blogs at Nephriticus, a super fun and … [Read more...]

Veracity Insurance Solutions is the Presenting Sponsor for Maker Mastermind Live!

As you may know, I am hosting the Maker Mastermind Live Experience next month in Nashville. As you may also know, the Indie Business Network has a long-standing and successful collaborative relationship with Veracity Insurance Solutions, to provide affordable and accessible product liability insurance to our members. If you know how sponsorships work, you know that a sponsor provides … [Read more...]

Introducing Influencer Judge Patrice Grell Yursik: A Passion for Indie Entrepreneurs

Recently, I announced the open call for entries for the 2017 Indie Business Network Artisan Product of the Year Awards. Entries close on October 30, so there is still some time to enter. This article shares three things you need to know about our Influencer Judge Patrice Grell Yursik, so you can get an idea of what matters to her and how excited she is to learn about your products. … [Read more...]

Why I Became an Ambassador for Daymond John

Recently, I applied to become an ambassador for Daymond John as he prepares to release his newest book entitled Rise and Grind. I was accepted. I have never done anything like this before, and I applied to do more on a whim than anything else. After I was accepted as an ambassador, I figured I'd better give some thought to exactly why I am investing my time in this new project. I have three … [Read more...]

What it Feels Like to Publish 2,000 Blog Posts

This is my 2,000th blog post at the Indie Business Blog. I published my first post here on May 7, 2007. In that post over a decade ago, I shared why I thought it was so important to create the Indie Business Blog. My "why" back then is the same as it is today. It has never changed. Here is how, on May 7, 2007, I explained why I launched the Indie Business Blog. Because it highlights the … [Read more...]