Menu
Cart 0

[Podcast] Experienced Newbies: From Project Manager to Photographer

Posted by Ilise Benun on

When JC Candanedo of greypistachio.com heard Part 1 of this new series, he responded immediately and wanted to share his experience of changing careers in his 40’s, competing with photographers half his age and developing confidence by bringing his experience from the first career to bear. Listen here or below…...

Read more →

Here’s Proof That Networking Works

Posted by Ilise Benun on

Networking is everything! I know you don’t need more proof of that, but here is some anyway! This morning I gave an impromptu talk at the local Savannah chapter of One Million Cups, which is affiliated with The Creative Coast, and which I learned about thanks to Erik Reagan of Focus Lab and Sidecar),...

Read more →

100+ Niches for Web Designers & Photographers

Posted by Ilise Benun on

My friend, Tomas from Flaunt My Design, agrees with me about how important it is to have a niche. Your marketing and your business (and therefore your life!) becomes so much easier when you focus! So Tomas has been spending a lot of time creating what he calls “Niche Notebooks,” collections...

Read more →

How to Raise Your Prices [QTMM 2/15/17]

Posted by Ilise Benun on

Have you raised your prices lately?  Or maybe you’ve wanted to but aren’t sure how? It’s actually pretty easy to raise your prices to new clients. You simply quote a slightly higher price to each new client until your prices are where you want them. There’s one catch: it only...

Read more →

Coding your website: Love or hate?

Posted by Deidre Rienzo on

In my free report, Get Your Website Done: 12 Actionable Steps for Designers, we’re at Step #11: Code. I’m currently coding my new website (wahoo!), and I hope you’ve gotten to this point too. Perhaps the idea of coding a website makes you feel excited and eager to learn. Maybe...

Read more →