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The Core Motivator in my Business

By Sarah Hayes, as told by Sara Shelton Part of our “My Blueprint Story” Series “Business just isn’t for me.” I told myself that sentence time and time again years ago. I’d been working on running a design business at the time, but eventually, I opted to shut it down. Why? Well, because like I said: “Business […]

The core motivator in my business with Sarah Hayes of Love & Spreadsheets. | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel #moneymindset

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The Best Thing I’ve Learned About Money

“The Best Thing I’ve Learned About Money” Written by Mary Marantz of Justin & Mary Mary Marantz is an internationally renowned photographer, author, educator & speaker who travels the world teaching, & inspiring other creative business owners. She has been named a “Legend of Light” by Profoto as well as one of the Top 100 […]

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2017 Blueprint Summit Recap | written by attendee Sarah Culclasure

Event Recap Series : 2017 Blueprint Summit Shanna Skidmore | Recap by Sarah Culclasure You know those moments when you see your big dreams come to life? Well, this was the year I definitely started to see mine. Back in 2013, when I first launched Blueprint Retreat I had a vision of a conference for […]

Blueprint Retreat Recap with Sarah Culclasure—How to set realistic big goals and break them into small achievable steps. 2017 Creative Team: Photography—Rachel May Photography, Floral—Kaitlin Zermeno of Petaline Floral, Set Design & Rentals—Krista Janos of Blue Eyed Yonder | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel

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Blueprint Retreat Jan 2015 Recap | written by attendee Ginny Early

Event Recap Series : Blueprint Retreat January 2015 Intro by Shanna Skidmore | Recap by Ginny Early This second year of Blueprint Retreat felt like clockwork! I had an amazing creative team beside me filled with some of my very best friends in the industry as well as a group of incredible breakout speakers to […]

“I’ve learned that those big, scary jumps—when taken with purpose and passion—often lead to greater results than we had dreamed. The big jumps propel us into community and collaboration in such beneficial ways, and Blueprint was my first taste of that.” - Ginny Early | Shanna Skidmore #theblueprintmodel #myblueprintstory #retreat

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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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You Can Do Less and Still Earn More

Welcome to “The Best Thing I’ve Learned About Money” audio blog series. This is where you’ll hear from fellow creative entrepreneurs and mentors all about one specific topic: MONEY! Today we are so excited to introduce you to our featured guest, Bonnie Bakhtiari from b is for bonnie design and the founder of the Illume […]

How to do less and still earn more in three simple steps. | Shanna Skidmore #money #audioblog #moneymanagement

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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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