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How Making Money Dates a Priority Changed my Business (and my life!)

By Kate Quin, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series I feel like the start of my business story is a little different than that of most creative entrepreneurs. While I’m the owner of KateQuin.com, providing brand and content management services for other creative entrepreneurs, I didn’t start my business from scratch. […]

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How I Found The Confidence To Increase My Pricing

By Leah Sachs, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series I was in business full-time for almost two years before I had that “a-ha!” moment most small business owners have—the moment that you realize you’re working too hard and making too little! When I looked at the time I was giving to […]

How I found the confidence to increase my pricing as told by Leah Sachs. | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel #myblueprintstory

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How to Grow Confidence As A Business Owner

By Kathleen Morris, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series As an event planner in the corporate world, confidence was never an issue for me. I knew how to do my job, and I knew I was doing it well. It was a path that felt familiar and successful to me, making […]

How to Grow Confidence As A Business Owner. | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel #confidence

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The Freedom In Knowing Your Financial Need

By Marieanna Wild, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series Confession: I used to be a money avoider and big time saver. I’ve never been one to spend. I’ve always been one to save, but never for any specific purpose or reason in mind. I think I’ve always just been too afraid […]

The freedom in knowing your financial need. | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel #personalfinance

Personal Finance

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How Following Your Dreams Can Pay Your Bills

By Kaitie Bryant, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series Hey all you creative entrepreneurs out there, I’ve got great news for you: You have permission to dream! Okay, maybe that isn’t a life-altering truth for most of you. I mean, as creatives, aren’t we all sort of prone to dreaming? I […]

“How I learned that following your dreams can pay your bills.” - Kaitie Bryant | Shanna Skidmore #successstories #myblueprintstory

Business Finance

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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. […]

My Business Grew Much Faster Than I Expected; Here’s How I Managed to Keep Up! | Shanna Skidmore #myblueprintstory #theblueprintmodel

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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 […]

How I Learned To Talk Confidently About My Pricing | Shanna Skidmore #myblueprintstory #theblueprintmodel

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