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January Review + February Goals

2019 is off to a wild start! I’ve sat down to write this post about five times already and here we are already getting it out a week late. That’s just how 2019 has been … and sometimes that’s just how life is. Amen? The team and I walked into 2019 with a plan in […]

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4 Ways to Handle Rapid Growth in your business

By Melissa Mahoney, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series When I officially launched my interior design business just over a year ago, I honestly had no idea what to expect. I’d spent the last 12 years building a career at a commercial interior design firm. That was the world I knew. […]

Business Finance

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Mavenly + Co. Podcast Feature | Pricing Your Work For Profit

Back in 2017, I had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with the ladies at Women, Work and Worth Podcast by Mavenly + Co. to talk all about pricing your work for profit. And let me tell you, this podcast episode is still one of my favorites to date. For those who’ve been around here […]

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How I Learned To Talk Confidently About My Pricing

By Katie Ryan, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series Here’s a truth for all the creative entrepreneurs out there: Money doesn’t have to be a dirty thing. That one may need a second to sink in for some of you. Because if you’re anything like I used to be, you probably feel […]

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5 unconventional ways to a clean slate in the New Year

I love the clean-slate, fresh-start of a new year! But I also know for many years setting goals came with some big-time expectation that I was going to change overnight. My tendencies to overeat or skip workouts will magically disappear when the clock strikes midnight? Ahem… As if! You might have found yourself in the […]

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Meet the 2019 Blueprint Model scholarship winners

As my team and I sat and read over your scholarship applications, we were encouraged, inspired and incredibly humbled to do this work we get to do. You amaze me. You truly do. More than anything, I was reminded of why I do this work and who (you!) I do it for. You see, just […]

Business

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3 ways to turn your hobby into a successful business

THIS ARTICLE ORIGINALLY APPEARED ON THE NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL BLOG One of my biggest passions in life is to help other women succeed in business. I’m on a mission to bridge the gap between the world of money and creative entrepreneurship so you can feel confident in your finances, clarity in your direction, and freedom to […]

Money

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Need someone to gracefully speak to your fast-paced heart, and show you how to get your personal and business finances (they’re all related!) in order? Clients say I’m honest even when it hurts, with deliciously compelling suggestions that may want to make you want to bleed a highlighter dry all over our meeting notes: let’s get you from overworked and underpaid to profitable and sustainable.

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