Multichannel Retailing: How to solve your nightmares with one simple system

Multichannel Retailing: How to solve your nightmares with one simple system

If you have run your online business for a while and are familiar with good inventory management, you can immediately see the potential nightmare that can unfold if stock control gets out of hand – if you aren’t selling something you already sold elsewhere, then you run out of stock everywhere! These are just some of the obvious problems with multichannel retailing.

BUT

That doesn’t mean we should avoid this lucrative sales opportunity altogether, especially as a niche business creating unique handmade items. In fact, I wholeheartedly encourage it, because it grows your brand awareness. Today we are going to talk more about a simple system that could help you.

How to Use Asana for Business - A simple Tutorial Using Their Free Plan

How to Use Asana for Business - A simple Tutorial Using Their Free Plan

Asana is one of my favourite tools for being productive here at HQ. It allows me to not only keep on top of the day to day, but plan in advance my more important goals and projects. Watch the video to find our how I use their FREE plan!

An Interview with SynCommerce the Multi-Channel Inventory Tool

An Interview with SynCommerce the Multi-Channel Inventory Tool

Many of us crafters will choose to sell our products in more than one place on-line, to gain exposure and it’s a popular theory that holds weight, as many more commercial businesses are starting to do the same. The problem is that with this multi-channel selling comes a little bit of a headache in how to manage our stock.

 

I spoke to Christian from SynCommerce to find out more about how their software helps businesses synchronise their inventory without pulling their hair out!

How Better Product Photography and Photo Testing Tools can Increase Sales for Your Etsy Shop

How Better Product Photography and Photo Testing Tools can Increase Sales for Your Etsy Shop

Many of you know I'm a strong advocate for starting out simple and Etsy is a great tool to help you get your products online and out to an audience quickly.

Today I have a wonderful guest post by Jake the CEO of Whatify, that I think will really help your Etsy shop stand out!

Make sure you stick around until the end as I will be adding my review of their Etsy photography tool here for you!

Working Happy and Working with Purpose; How to be Your Own Boss

Working Happy and Working with Purpose; How to be Your Own Boss

Running your own business is difficult. Period.

There are so many things we need to know at the start and so many things we need to create.

Often we rush in to working on our product first, before we have found a customer base, explore profitability, or even create the foundations of our business plan. We are relying on the one thing we know how to do as artists and that is to create.

We forget that the first step is realising the commitment of our business and aligning that with our values and our happiness. We forget that we also need to fully realise a blueprint (a plan) for our business.

Podcast: 5 Productivity Tools for Your Business

Podcast: 5 Productivity Tools for Your Business

Today we are talking about productivity and how using great tools can really help you crave out time for pushing your business forward and goal setting.

Create YOUTILITY in your small business NOW! Why your business needs it & how to get it.

Create YOUTILITY in your small business NOW! Why your business needs it & how to get it.

In mid-2016 I bought a book that would change the way I looked at marketing forever.

Like many bloggers and product makers I had stumbled my way through marketing my wares from the beginning (some 10 years previous), never really understanding what to say, or how to say it when it came to advertising.

I didn’t have a clue, or a plan and I didn’t know what my customers wanted to hear.

5 Awesome Productivity Tools + BONUS: Better Working Day Hacks!

5 Awesome Productivity Tools + BONUS: Better Working Day Hacks!

There’s no better feeling than that of having a productive day.

You feel on fire, motivated and like you are totally crushing it!

Productivity is one of the key ingredients in making time for the business goals that move you forward and so it’s incredibly important to do all you can to be more productive in your working day.

Today I want to share some tools I use for better productivity and I just know you are going to love them!

I’m also including a special bonus: Better Working Day Hacks that are going to increase the positive mind-set that helps you get things done.