The Key to Doubling your Business

For those of you who have already given up on your resolution, I have a small business habit that will help bring about success this year. I’ve nearly doubled my business compared to last year at this time because of this new habit. My success is because I know what’s going on in my business! Read more about The Key to Doubling your Business[…]

Naming Your Business

Choosing your business name can be a difficult choice. This blog post outlines the three considerations to remember when naming your business. Check for Availability  Not only is it crucial to your new organization’s identity to obtain a unique name under which to operate, its also Minnesota law. Any potential name for a new business Read more about Naming Your Business[…]

Creative Consultations for Artists

Work one-on-one with Kate Renee on various creative business aspects of your artistic career. From talking about writing a proposal for the MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant to assisting you with creating an Artist Facebook Page, Kate can provide you with a variety of helpful tips and resources. Please email her with your Read more about Creative Consultations for Artists[…]

Free Helpful Resources for LLC Business Owners

Have you started your own LLC and you are trying to navigate the business world on your own? Minnesota provides free resources and help to small businesses. Helpful Resource #1: Free Guide to Starting a Small Business in Minnesota Handbook When you head on over to Positively Minnesota there is a bunch of free resources available to Read more about Free Helpful Resources for LLC Business Owners[…]

Free and Almost Free Workshops for Artists

Business resources and assistance are crucial to launching a new business. But these resources can be costly and add up quickly. Below are a few places other artists can take free or almost free workshops and classes around the Twin Cities community. Metropolitan Regional Arts Center The Metropolitan Regional Arts Center (MRAC) is one of Read more about Free and Almost Free Workshops for Artists[…]

How to Form Your Own LLC in Minnesota

You would think that art school would have some business classes thrown in there to help teach artists how to manage their own business….yes because that’s what professional artists do, run businesses!  Art schools do little to prepare students to walk out into the art world and live and work as a professional. Business skills Read more about How to Form Your Own LLC in Minnesota[…]

Art Business Books: The Right Brained Business Plan by Jennifer Lee

During a summer residency, I began to work through a book about business planning. I thought it would be a good way to stay on track as an artistic entrepreneur and keep my goals insight. Upon writing this traditional business plan, I quickly became overwhelmed by the technicalities needed to make a business plan. I Read more about Art Business Books: The Right Brained Business Plan by Jennifer Lee[…]