Business Essentials – Licence, Permits, Taxation Etc.

In almost every form of business you need to adhere to some guidelines, rules and regulations from the government as well as the community. Here is a checklist that you should look into to ensure that you and your business are in compliance. Do not make the mistake of thinking…

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How To Choose A Name For Your Craft Business

The process of choosing a craft business name comes after you have decided what kind of business you are getting into. Keeping that in mind choose the appropriate name. Remember to keep future expansions and diversification in mind. Putting a particular ‘craft’ such as ‘cakes, quilts, lamps, bags’ etc. in the…

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Setting Up A Creative Workplace

The place where you work with your crafts should be a source of inspiration, solace and creativity apart from serving all the practical functions as well. No major overhaul required. Start with a simple space. Don't think for a minute that we are asking you to do a major setup…

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Creating Time For Crafting

You have decided to start working on your craft business dream. Now you need to put in the hours to get things moving. What is your situation? Are you already working in a full time job? Do you have a hectic schedule with home and family responsibilities? Where is the…

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The Most Important Quality Of A Craftperson

Some of you will answer that its talent. Yes, of course you need talent to be successful as crafts person. But only that is not going to ensure business success. So what else? Business acumen? Yes, that is needed as well. Without learning and knowing the business side of things…

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7 Steps To Choose A Perfect Craft To Sell

In this post we are going to nail down every single point of debate in order to decide what is the best craft for you to make and sell. We'll tackle it in seven steps. Here goes. 1) Take measure of your skill and talent This is the starting point…

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Are You Ready To Be An Entrepreneur?

Discover if you have what it takes to start your own craft business. One of the doubts a person can have regarding starting a business is whether they are actually cut out to run and grow a business. There are certain traits and qualities that all successful entrepreneurs share. Let's…

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Shining Spectacular Brand Image In 7 Steps

The steps of branding depend on the nature of your business. For example, certain branding steps differ if you are selling your crafts online as compared to selling them through a physical shop. However, this difference is less every day because online presence is becoming ever important to get the…

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Why Branding Makes Much More Money For You

Creating a brand image is the best things you can do for your work. You will make many times more money for the same amount of work. Branding is about creating an identity for your work and for yourself as a professional. This can be accomplished in so many ways and the effort yields results many times over.

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