Business Resources

#189 How to Avoid Burnout with Nina Cooper

By Tracy Matthews / February 19, 2019

Big goals + Big responsibilities = Burnout? It doesn’t have to!   Are you tired? Like really tired?   If you tell yourself “I’m busy but I’ve got this” then keep reading. I sat down with Nina Cooper,…

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#188 How To Protect Yourself From Health Hazards In Your Jewelry Studio

By Tracy Matthews / February 12, 2019

Is your studio healthy or hazardous? Here’s how to create the jewelry you love while keeping your health in check.   Yep, I get it! You LOVE making jewelry.   But did you know this creative career could…

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#187 Visionary Series: Tips to Creatively Solve Problems in Your Business

By Tracy Matthews / February 4, 2019

Have you heard the saying: Mo’ Money Mo’ Problems?   It’s the idea that your problems don’t go away when you have more money (or your business grows).   In business terms: Mo’ Money, Different Problems.   When…

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#185 How to Use Storytelling to Sell More Jewelry

By Tracy Matthews / January 22, 2019

Think about all of the important lessons you’ve been taught in your life.   Whether it was from a parent, or a college class, or an elderly person you met in line at the grocery store. Why are…

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#184 The Truth About Why Most Jewelry Businesses are Broke (and What to Do About It)

By Tracy Matthews / January 16, 2019

Do you ever feel stressed about money in your business? 💳 No matter how hard you try to make sales and keep the cash flow coming in, you can’t seem to keep the money in your account or…

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#182 How to Face Fear to Grow Your Business FAST This Year with Rhonda Britten

By Tracy Matthews / January 1, 2019

Happy New Year #ThriveTribe… Last week, I wrote about 5 words to live by (and tools to set the precedent for your New Year) because, well, it’s the New Year! Time for some massive change! Which leads me…

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The Simple Way to Pay Income Taxes For a Jewelry Business

By Tracy Matthews / August 8, 2018

Probably the biggest question on your mind after becoming a jewelry designer is, “how do I pay taxes?”   It’s not as difficult as you think to pay income taxes for a jewelry business.   But, if you’re…

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How to Increase Jewelry Sales by Setting Goals

By Tracy Matthews / July 17, 2018

When you’re trying to increase jewelry sales, lots of strategies work together in order to see results. There’s no such thing as a quick fix, but when you do a little at a time, soon you’re crushing your…

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Too Much Jewelry Inventory? Try These 14 Reduction Strategies for Every Jewelry Business

By Tracy Matthews / March 7, 2018

Inventory collecting dust on the shelves is like cash in the bank!   Are you a victim of bright shiny object syndrome? Do you buy loads of materials that inspire you without really thinking about how you are…

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#134 10 Business Books that will Blow Your Mind

By Tracy Matthews / January 30, 2018

I’ll admit it, I love learning new things! I’m always on the hunt for a new business book or podcast. Plus, I can’t help but share my favorite finds with friends and biz besties! Today I put together…

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