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Reducing Your Business Operating Costs

Reducing Your Business Operating Costs

Entrepreneurs can reduce costs by spending a few minutes analyzing their expenses, this blog post will walk you through determining your business operating costs and then reducing some of them. There are two types of expenses you have as a business owner, fixed, and variable…

6 Pitfalls of Setting Up a Business Bank Account

6 Pitfalls of Setting Up a Business Bank Account

Looking to take your hobby and turn it into a small business? One of the benefits and necessities of owning a small business is opening up a separate business bank account. This week’s post outlines the 6 common pitfalls of setting up a business bank…

Sales & Use Tax Tips for Artists

Sales & Use Tax Tips for Artists

Sales and use tax for artists can be very tricky. It’s an area of small businesses that can have a big learning curve when you are first starting out. This week’s blog post covers some sales and use tax basics for artists and creative small…

Want to Know my Word of the Year?

Want to Know my Word of the Year?

For the past few years, I have been choosing a word to help guide my goals and actions surrounding my business and personal life. This blog post will help guide you through determining your word of the year, and I will share my word with…

How to Create a Selling Calendar

How to Create a Selling Calendar

I am launching my Business of Selling workshop this year and wanted to give you a sneak peek at some of the content I am teaching you. In module 2: The Strategy, we cover how to create a selling calendar. Grab your planner or calendar…

5 Ways to Schedule Arts Business Tasks

5 Ways to Schedule Arts Business Tasks

I realize that not everybody loves arts entrepreneurship and business development as much as I do, in fact, I frequently hear from artists that they struggle the most with this area of being an artist because they would rather be in the studio. Sometimes difficult…

3 Business Tasks You Must Do in January

3 Business Tasks You Must Do in January

You have 4 quarters, 12 months, and 365 days to tackle your biggest dreams and goals. But before you launch ahead with achieving them, the beginning of the year is the perfect time to tackle a few important tasks on your entrepreneurial to-do list. This…

6 Business Planning Strategies for Beginners

6 Business Planning Strategies for Beginners

Are you new to business planning? Ready to start the year off right? Learn some simple strategies and approaches to planning to guide you as you build your business goals. One important point to make before we talk strategy is that I do not recommend…

The Best Business Coach

The Best Business Coach

Do you love What Art School Didn’t Teach You? Have you found this content valuable to your own creative business? Well, Kate Renee and What Art School Didn’t Teach You has been nominated for the Best Business Coach through Twin Cities Collective! Please take a…

Do I Need a Business Plan as an Artist?

Do I Need a Business Plan as an Artist?

Wondering if artists and creative entrepreneurs need a business plan? Well, you are in the right place. Let’s begin with the purpose of a business plan. A traditional business plan can help convince investors to fund your venture capital. It can also help you get…