Business Resources

5 Things to Consider Before You Hire Employees or Contractors for Your Jewelry Business

By Tracy Matthews / May 27, 2014

By Robin Kramer It’s time! The sales are coming in, your business is booming and you are at a point in your jewelry business where you need to hire someone in order to keep the momentum building. Lucky…

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Secrets to Effortless Sourcing For Your Jewelry Business

By Tracy Matthews / May 13, 2014

Today, you are in luck! I am thrilled to be talking with Matthew Burnett today! Matt is the CEO and Co-Founder of Maker’s Row, an online marketplace for American manufacturers. In this video you are going to learn:…

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Can You Work Part Time While Running a Full Time Business? Heck Yes!

By Tracy Matthews / May 6, 2014

By Robin What’s the point of having your own business if you don’t get to make up some (if not all) of the rules? I was talking with a couple of the designers in our mastermind group about…

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Which Corporate Entity is Right for Your Jewelry Business

By Tracy Matthews / April 29, 2014

Have you ever wondered how your jewelry business should be legally structured? Do you stay a sole proprietor or convert to some sort of corporation? It can seem complicated because there are so many options. In fact, I…

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The Big Reveal about Copyrights and Trademarks for Jewelry Designers

By Tracy Matthews / April 22, 2014

Have you always been curious about copyrights and trademarks and what the difference is? Have you ever wondered if you should be using them in your jewelry business? Do legal things like this confuse you? They absolutely confuse…

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Win a Full Scholarship for F&TA’s Multiply Your Profits Course!

By Tracy Matthews / April 18, 2014

This course is guaranteed to change your life and your jewelry business! You can go here to hear more about the course content and FREE trainings: Multiply Your Profits This course is perfect for jewelry designers who are…

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Employees vs. Independent Contractors: What You Need to Know When Adding to Your Team

By Tracy Matthews / April 15, 2014

Are you a jewelry designer who is ready to add to your team but you aren’t sure where to start? Does the thought of committing to a full time or part time employee make your nervous? How much…

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B-School Questions Answered + Bonus Suite Detail

By Tracy Matthews / March 4, 2014

I’ve been getting a lot of the same questions about Marie Forleo’s B-School and since enrollment is closing tomorrow, march 5th at 5 pm EST,  I wanted to address a couple of the questions I’ve been getting. Watch…

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Instagram Tactics that Convert to Sales

By Tracy Matthews / December 10, 2013

…from the jewelry designers that are using them… Today we wanted to tackled a topic that is huge these days: how is a jewelry designer to convert sales by using Instagram? It’s quote possible you are using Instagram,…

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How to Create an Awesome Newsletter (that people read)

By Tracy Matthews / November 26, 2013

We can’t believe how quickly the holiday season approached! As you know, it’s all about making sales happen from this point forward. The mad rush of holiday shopping starts on Thanksgiving weekend in the US with sales like…

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