I have been a solo entrepreneur for 10 years now, and all can I tell you is that I have come this far after making a lot of mistakes, both financial and non financial. I failed in many places, but I did not give up. I learned from my mistakes, continued working and succeed. And here today I am sharing some of the things I have learned during this journey. Watch my newest YouTube video to hear about the three biggest business mistakes I made, and how you can avoid making these
It was Diwali night in 2012 It was my first Diwali after marriage. My husband and I had just wrapped up our celebrations, packed up all the left over mithai and I was ready to go to sleep after a long day!!! But somehow, I couldn’t sleep and kept tossing and turning. A voice kept telling me that tonight is an auspicious night if I wanted to launch my handmade bath & body care brand Burst Of Happyness I got out of bed. Switched on my laptop and starting putting up pi
It's time for another round my monthly Instagram photo challenge - Meet The Womenpreneur!!! I'll be sharing a daily video on instagram explaining the prompt, but if you have any questions about them, you can send me a message on instagram. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• If you are new here and don't know what the #meetthewomenpreneur challenge is about, here are the deets: This is a 7 day photo challenge for womenpreneurs in which they have to share a photo/video
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I am super thrilled to bring back our 31 Day Photo Challenge for women entrepreneurs called #MEETTHEWOMENPRENEUR. WHAT IS A PHOTO CHALLENGE? A photo challenge is simply a game in which you post a photo daily based on a pre-decided prompt. (I have shared a list of prompts for you) WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN THIS CHALLENGE? If you are a womenpreneur - a handcrafter, blogger, an artist, influencer, teacher you should join this challenge. Here's why: These photo challenges are a great w
Here are 5 things I do EVERYDAY which have helped me grow my online business:
❶ Spend time studying: I spend at least an hour everyday learning something new. It could be a book, an online course, a blog. Marketing trends change so quickly, it is important to study to stay up to date.
❷ Record my income & expenses. This is simple enough! Btw, if you want a copy of the excel sheet format I use just drop me an email and I’ll share it with you. ❸ Tune out of social med
Hi All! I am happy to reopen enrolment for my online marketing workshop - Grow Your Creative Business. The last batch has successfully completed this workshop and I have added some updates to the current study material based on inputs from the last batch. Grow Your Creative Business is India's first online marketing workshop for handcrafters, artisans and designers. If you are serious about building a business around your hobby or craft, it's time to start thinking like an
✨EXPERT INSTAGRAM TIP!✨⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Navneet from - Glam Adventuress- Travel Fashion Lifestyle shares some of her tips about instagram marketing to help you grow your business⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
❶ YOUR PASSION IS YOUR NICHE⠀
Why do you want to be a social media influencer, because it’s “in” thing, looks cool and everyone else seems to be doing it? Well that’s not how things work. Find out what you’re passionate about, you can’t sustain for long if you’re just copyin
👯♂️You should think of social media platforms like a party where you meet new people and you convert them into friends by having meaningful conversations with them. 💌You social media posts should be less about the products you sell and more about providing value to your followers. You can do this by: 1. Sharing tips about your industry (ex if you are jewellery brand, you can share tips about how to style using jewellery) 2. Answering common doubts / questions (Think
YOU NEED A WEBSITE. PERIOD.⠀
If you are serious about growing your creative business - you need a website. Even if it's a basic one.⠀
❔So, which platform should you choose - Wix or Wordpress?⠀
I use both platforms myself so let me share my two cents.⠀
✦Wix is great if you want a simple, no jhanjhat website. It is great for those who have zero technical knowledge and are looking for an economical option.⠀
✦If you are just starting, you should use Wix as it offe
@etsyin is a wonderful platform to sell handmade & creative items. But is it for you? It's important to keep in mind that the customer base of Etsy is predominantly from USA & UK
So, here are some points to help you decide if you should sell on Etsy:
❶ Is your product unique for the international audience?
If yes, then Etsy will be a superb marketplace for you. But incase your product is similar to hundred of other products online, then you will find it a bit more difficult t
🙃How are you different from other sellers in your industry??❓
USP is a very important concept in marketing & branding but is often overlooked by most creative business owners.
🥱You end up being like hundreds of other brands already in the market... and that is soooo boring!!!!
So let me ask you:
What makes you stand apart from your competition?
Why should your customers choose you over other brands?
And if you don't have an answer to these two ques
🧩Most handmade business owners can't decide between the two, however, it isn't that tough to choose.⠀
You should choose your social media platform based on your marketing & branding strategy.⠀
In a nutshell - If you have a more "visual" brand, then, go for Instagram but if you are looking to build a more "informative" brand, then, facebook is better suited.⠀
🎯If you are not sure of your strategy yet, then, facebook is a good place to start as FB has more users an
😲Can you believe it? Just 9 weeks to 2020!!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
I have already started planning how I want my life & biz to be in 2020. Have you?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
🤨If not, don’t let 2020 sneak up on you. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Join me and plan with me!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
For the next 9 weeks, I’ll be sharing some planning and goal setting prompts and tips with you all.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
These prompts will be on my IGTV each Wednesday!⠀⠀⠀⠀ JOIN ME ON INSTAGRAM TO FOLLOW THIS SERIES⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
📗To make the most of this
Hi Everyone! I'm so excited to share with you the 31 day photo challenge for creative womenpreneurs. I thought of this because, i hear so many of you say that you struggle to decide what to post on your social media platforms. So let's fast track your progress with this #MeetTheMompreneur 31 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE. What's a photo challenge? A photo challenge is simply a game in which you post a photo daily based on a pre-decided prompt. (I have shared a list of prompts for you)