Most times, when I talk about copycats + thieves I do it from the perspective of you being the do-gooder who needs to protect their brand. But, in reality, you may be[…]
#geniuslife No. 4: Interview with Marsha Barnes of The Finance Bar on innovation + creativity that works.
Photo Credit: Joshua Galloway I wanted to interview Marsha of The Finance Bar after stumbling across her company on Instagram. I immediately connected with the innovative way that she chose[…]
Let’s talk about something very important. Naming your products and services. But, before we dig in let me tell you… you’ll probably look at me differently after reading this post.[…]
The one thing you didn’t know about getting a trademark for your new logo (and it’s not what you think).
You’re launching or rebranding your biz and plan to make a killer impression. So, you dial up your graphic designer for a new logo. You’ve been day dreaming of a logo that[…]
When you were starting your business what were the things that were most important to you? Let’s be honest. It usually boils down to branding, graphics, and web design, and of course,[…]
Self-care is more important than you think + why you must pay attention to it as a creative entrepreneur.
Self-care is not my thing. I’m not a wellness expert. I’m not a fitness guru. I barely even fit the bill as a hobbyist. But, as an entrepreneur I learned[…]
Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to host an Ask-A-Lawyer desk at Alt Design Summit. I fielded legal questions from creative entrepreneurs and bloggers, and had a blast. I[…]
Did you know that you don’t necessarily own the copyright to creative work you hired someone else to produce for your business? That’s right. Just because you hired (and paid) someone[…]
The foundation of leveraging your creativity for cash, impact and legacy is having a solid legal + business strategy. As a content creator in your business (or maybe content creation[…]
Here’s the deal… Your creativity is your competitive advantage. It’s innate. You’re born this way. The problem is that as an entrepreneur you have so much ish on your plate[…]