Tag Archives: Business Design

Are you a blogger?

My husband and I were chatting as we locked the front door and walked to the car to take our dog to the park.  No big deal, until I mentioned me blogging in the mornings.  And I suddenly became very … Continue reading

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Doing what calls you

The whole time I have been on this creative business adventure, I have been going with what feels right.  With what calls to me.  It seems to lead you where you need to go next.  To figure out which thing … Continue reading

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Branding meeting – Part 2

Ooh, this one is a hard one to write. The designers have presented their first ‘concept’ of my branding and it appears the wheels have fallen off.  Yeah, that’s pretty much it. Let’s not sugar coat it here.  The. wheels. … Continue reading

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Branding Meeting – Part 1

I’ve had the first meeting with my designer for my product logo.  I took a few days to get a clear idea on what I wanted.  [HERE].  And then, during the meeting, it basically all went out the window. I … Continue reading

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The lesson I learned from being sick

I was fighting off the flu a week or two ago.   And it has taught me a valuable lesson. Be prepared. Doing a blog post was a real challenge after a full day at That Day Job.  I was tired … Continue reading

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Brand it

So.  I am on the second adventure into branding.  The first one [HERE] went quite well I think.  Thanks to the work I did with Andrea [HERE, HERE and HERE]. This time around I am working on my product branding.  … Continue reading

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It’s about the money again honey

I’ve had a final review meeting with my designer and the designs need some very minor tweaks and then… We. Are. Done.  Instead of launching in to manufacturing straight away, I am going to go into the branding so I … Continue reading

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Do I have design regret?

I had another meeting with my designer this week.  Progress is going really well.  Especially in comparison to the experience with the last designer.  Some things have really clicked and I can see they really “get” what I want.  They … Continue reading

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To Facebook or Not To Facebook

To Facebook or Not to Facebook. That is the question. Everywhere I turn, the advice is to “Go where your customers are”.  And while I love Twitter, I am using it more for learning than for finding my potential customers … Continue reading

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What happened after the wheels fell off with my designer

When I first started this project, this adventure, I thought the entire range would be finished by the end of March.  At the latest. It is now the middle of May and I am basically having to start over from … Continue reading

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