Flourish & Thrive

#320 The Mindset Shift That 4x’d One Designer’s Sales with Alisha Merrick

By Tracy Matthews / October 13, 2021

When you’re operating from the mindset of a starving artist, you could be preventing yourself from being successful without even realizing it. Here’s how starving artist syndrome manifests in your business… Resenting the success of other artists. Feeling…

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#302 Clearing Emotional Clutter + Getting Out of Your Own Way

By Tracy Matthews / May 18, 2021

If you feel like a mess on the inside, your business will, too. The past two years have been a huge process of personal transformation for me. Now that my 50th birthday month is here, I’ve been doing…

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#301 Align Your Business and Get Your Time Back

By Tracy Matthews / May 11, 2021

A few years ago, I ran into Jennifer Dawes, founder, and creator behind Dawes Design, at an event for the Chi Resp Jewelry Conference.  We were chatting about the direction of her company and she seemed EXHAUSTED. Her…

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#300 Creatives Rule the World Celebration

By Tracy Matthews / May 4, 2021

We have a lot of milestones to celebrate today, m’dear. First of all, you’re about to listen to the 300th episode of the Thrive by Design Podcast! That’s more than 5 years’ worth of weekly episodes for jewelry…

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#299 How to Bring the Joy Back to Marketing with Laryssa Wirstiuk

By Tracy Matthews / April 27, 2021

Do you feel like you’re running out of ideas to market your jewelry brand? Laryssa Wirstiuk is here to help. Laryssa is the founder and creative director of Joy Joya, a digital marketing agency for jewelry brands. She’s…

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#298 The Must-Have Email Automations for Jewelry eCommerce with Jessica Totillo Coster

By Tracy Matthews / April 20, 2021

I think we can all agree that it would be awesome to make money without lifting a finger. Well, email automation is the most sensible way small business owners can cut back on their workload without cutting back…

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#297 How to Unlock More Creativity (and Prosperity) in Your Business with Patricia Lohan

By Tracy Matthews / April 13, 2021

The energy of your home or office could be affecting your motivation, creativity, and ability to attract prosperity into your life. Patricia Lohan is a Feng Shui expert, manifesting magnet, alchemist, healer, spiritual nomad, and real-life Irish Celtic…

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#296 How to Get Over Your Fear of Video and Make Better Videos with Patrice Poltzer

By Tracy Matthews / April 6, 2021

It’s 2021 and video content is king, yet so many designers and small business owners are afraid to create videos for their brand. Patrice Poltzer and I are out to change that. Let’s talk about how you can…

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#295 How to Balance Motherhood and Business with Damona Hoffman

By Tracy Matthews / March 30, 2021

This one’s for the parents, mompreneurs, and anyone juggling a lot in their work and personal life. As a dating coach, entrepreneur, and mother of two, Damona Hoffman knows what that’s like. Before taking the leap and becoming…

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#294 How to Become an Online Sales Master with Virtual Events

By Tracy Matthews / March 23, 2021

We’ve been teaching designers how to host virtual trunk shows for years as part of our Train Your Customers to Buy From You Online (TYC) coaching program. Virtual trunk shows have always been important, but over the last…

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