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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…

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Business Accounts

Everything You Need to Know About Instagram Business Accounts

I was asked about the benefits of a business account from an artrepreneur and thought other creatives would benefit from this post. I outlined the common questions about Instagram business accounts and laid out some pros and cons to consider before making the switch. When…

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

5 Daily Things to do on Instagram

Not sure how to “work your Instagram” or feeling like you are not sure what to do when you login to your account. This week’s blog post outlines 5 daily tasks to do on your Instagram. 1. Check on Your Post’s Results The first daily…

3 Simple Marketing Strategies to Prevent Overwhelm

3 Simple Marketing Strategies to Prevent Overwhelm

Juggling all of the aspects of marketing can be daunting, especially when there are so many ways to market. I can relate with feeling like you need to do everything to get your message out there. This week’s blog post gives you three simple marketing…

8 Mistakes When Selling Art Online

8 Mistakes When Selling Art Online

Feeling like you’ve hit a plateau when it comes to sales and strategies to grow your business? You may have slipped into using any number of these common mistakes when selling art online that are hurting rather than helping sales. Are you guilty of any…

Payment in Exposure

Payment in Exposure

As a creative you have probably have been lured by opportunities of free exposure, networking, or some other intangible benefit. This is called “payment in exposure” or PIE. The offer to work for exposure runs rampant in the creative realm. Artists are constantly asked to…

Artist Website Planning Tool

Artist Website Planning Tool

Need a jump start to get your website created? I created this free artist website planning tool to help artists and creatives determine their website needs. Perfect for a new website (or even a website refresh)! It’s a simple checklist to look at your options…

5 Easy Steps to Sell Online without Needing a Website

5 Easy Steps to Sell Online without Needing a Website

Having your own website is critical these days with the drastic shift towards e-commerce. While creating and launching your website today is easier than it been in the past, that doesn’t mean that everyone knows where to start, or is ready for a full website.…

Why You Should Never Have an Art Sale

Why You Should Never Have an Art Sale

Discount sales and markdowns are a way that retailers get customers into stores, but how does work with artists selling art? This blog post outlines 3 reasons why you should never have a sale, and suggest a couple of areas where an art sale can…