Tracy Matthews

#314 From Jewelry Maker to Media Mogul with Vanessa Coppes of Bella Magazine

By Tracy Matthews / September 7, 2021

Knowing how to pitch your jewelry to media publications is key to establishing brand credibility. I got the inside scoop from the CEO and Editor in Chief of Bella Magazine. Vanessa Coppes began her professional journey as a…

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#310 What to Do When Someone Blatantly Copies You

By Tracy Matthews / August 12, 2021

If you’ve had someone blatantly copy your work before, you know how frustrating it can be. There are a million questions running through your head, but the biggest one is “What do I do?” This problem is all…

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#309 How to Use Pinterest to Get More Traffic to Your Site, Grow Your Audience, and Make More Sales with Andrea Li

By Tracy Matthews / August 10, 2021

The other day, I logged onto Pinterest for the first time in a while. We’re going through some marketing team changes over here at Flourish & Thrive Academy, and I wanted to check up on our Pinterest presence.…

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How one Momentum designer doubled her revenue when she dialed into the right business activities

By Tracy Matthews / August 6, 2021

Today I’d like to introduce you to Kate of Kate Sydney Jewelry.  In Kate’s own words, “gems are my love language,” and she’s been growing her business, and supporting her family of 4, for the last 5 years.…

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How one Successful Jewelry Designer Grew his Business, Gained More Personal Time, and Eliminated Overwhelm

By Tracy Matthews / July 31, 2021

Today I’d like to introduce you to the talented Jesse Robbins of Jessie Robbins Jewelry. Through our Momentum Program, Jesse has been able to grow his business and get more work-life balance. As a native of Prescott, AZ,…

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The One Big Decision That Completely Changed This Jewelry Designer’s Business

By Tracy Matthews / July 30, 2021

Even the most talented designers often hit a sales plateau when trying to start a jewelry business. The ones who overcome it are the ones who know when to ask for help. Today’s featured designer made a big…

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How One Jewelry Industry Veteran Tripled Her Sales Without Compromising Her Creativity

By Tracy Matthews / July 29, 2021

If you want to create a successful jewelry brand, you have to learn how to run the business side of things, too. But that doesn’t mean sacrificing the creative process you love most. Peggy Houchin sold her very…

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How this Designer’s Online Sales Skyrocketed 400% in just under 2-Years!

By Tracy Matthews / July 20, 2021

Today I’d like to introduce you to the amazing Erin Heydenreich of Betina Roza. As one of our Momentum students, Erin has grown her online presence and gained control of her business. Before Erin joined Momentum, she felt…

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#306 From All Her Eggs In One Basket to Thriving Online with Meghan Boehm

By Tracy Matthews / June 15, 2021

Let’s start the week right with another amazing success story from one of our Momentum graduates, Meghan Boehm. Meghan is the founder of Meghan Bo Designs, a jewelry brand for multi-faceted moms who want to look stylish whether…

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#303 The 5 Most Important Pages on Your Website with Coach Erin Alexander

By Tracy Matthews / May 25, 2021

When was the last time you took an honest look at your website? Your website may be the most important asset for your eCommerce brand. It’s a 24/7 one-stop-shop for customers to shop your products and learn about…

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