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#160 Behind the Scenes of F&TA Live Part 2 – The Biz Panel

Networking events can really change the direction of your business. It’s not just the training and insight you get from the speakers and panelists! Meeting other people in your industry is a great way to boost your creativity, create connections, and get you motivated to set new goals! Our event, Flourish & Thrive LIVE! Is…

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#149 How to Know if It’s Time to Lean in or Quit

It’s normal to question your business now and then. I see this all the time when new designers join our community. They say before joining us they were about to throw in the towel and close their business. But then, they get a new-found passion for their business after being inspired by what other jewelry…

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Welcome to Thrive By Design with Tracy Matthews

We are so excited to be launching our podcast! We just know this is going to be the beginning of something great! We will be bringing in the best in the biz – famous designers, sales reps, retail buyers, business experts – to help show you how to build a successful jewelry brand. Click here…

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REJECTION: How to Use it For Your Benefit

A common fear amongst jewelry designers and makers is the fear of rejection! Can you relate? Your art and design is a very personal thing and it’s easy to take “no” personally because you feel it in the depths of your soul. There is a great saying that I just love: “Life’s Rejection is God’s…

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Happy Birthday to Robin!

It’s Robin’s B’day today and it’s a BIG b’day for her… For those of you who know my gal, Robin, you KNOW that she is one of the most generous people you will ever meet. The woman loves to give… I think the word “giver” came from her… seriously! For those of you who have…

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Happy Birthday to Tracy!

Yes, it’s true…today is my birthday and I can’t wait to celebrate! I love my birthday because I love celebrating! Every year, I take the day off, do something that lights me up and sing karaoke (one of my all time favorite things to do)! I also love birthdays because I love to give gifts!…

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