Niche Down Interview: Anna Funnell

This week I’m talking a LOT about how finding your niche will help your yarn business grow.   I’m really excited to bring you the first of three interviews with Yarn People who have already identified their niche, how they came to this point and what they are moving on to next. Welcome Anna tell […]

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Livestream: Finding Your Niche

Every Friday I run a livestream at 1pm GMT.  This weeks I was discussing the importance of Finding Your niche.  We also got to grips with some definitions live during the session.  Tweaking wording and descriptions and seeing just how many folk already have a niche.  What was surprising was that several of you have […]

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Advantages and Disadvantages to Working with a Niche

This week I’m talking a LOT about how finding your niche will help your yarn business grow. However to keep things real I’m also sharing here a couple of the disadvantages to niching down. By definition, a niche market is a subset of a market on which a particular product is focused. Niche marketing defines […]

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Open Submission Calls ~ 20 Sept

​Getting your design into a magazine is not Impossible – so GO FOR IT and make a submission this month. Let’s see whats out there this week….. Submission Calls: 20 Sept 2018 Click on the Publication titles to open a summary of the submission call; the buttons link through to the Ravelry posts for full […]

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Transcript: Mythical Makers Episode 12: The Wonder of Systems with Dana Gervais

Note: Mythical Makers Podcast is produced for the ear and intended to be heard, not read. If possible, we encourage you to listen to the audio, which includes emotion and emphasis that’s not on the page. Transcripts are generated using a combination of speech recognition software and human transcribers, and may contain errors. Please check […]

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Mythical Makers Episode 12: The Wonder of Systems

If you’re enjoying the podcast, please let us know in the comments: we’d love to hear from you! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Today we are joined  by Dana Gervais of Dana Gervais Desgins discussing the importance of Systems for your Business and sanity! In addition to the suggestions given in the podcast Dana is also offering a special […]

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Livestream: Ways to Promote Outside Facebook

Every Friday I run a live stream at 1pm GMT.  This week I answered a question from a Yarn Academy member about ways to promote your work outside of Facebook Groups. In addition to the information in this live stream Karen and I also covered this topic, for real world options in our Mythical Makers […]

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Find Your Focus Challenge 2018

​Introducing the 5 Day Find Your Focus Challenge​Next month, ​October 2018, I will be running a challenge to set you up for a fantastic, focused 2019.We’re not just talking your business goals, but some personal ones too. ​For anyone who struggles to decide what to work on next Or forgets why this task was supposed to […]

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Transcript: Mythical Makers Episode 11: Ways to Sell Your Wares

Note: Mythical Makers Podcast is produced for the ear and intended to be heard, not read. If possible, we encourage you to listen to the audio, which includes emotion and emphasis that’s not on the page. Transcripts are generated using a combination of speech recognition software and human transcribers, and may contain errors. Please check […]

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Mythical Makers Episode 11: Ways to Sell Your Wares

If you’re enjoying the podcast, please let us know in the comments: we’d love to hear from you! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Today we’re discussing some of the many hidden roles that are involved along the line from the fibre source to the finished items. Did we leave any out? Tell us in the comments! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Please leave […]

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