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A Weird Reality About Doubling Your Profits Nov 15, 2021

Growing a creative business is a long-term endeavor. The things that make a business thrive and grow often take months or years to do. 

But there is one weird reality about doubling your...

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The 5-Minute Remedy to Feeling Stuck Nov 01, 2021

Sarah makes gorgeous ceramics and is trying to shift away from in-person events and towards more online sales. We spoke the other day, exploring her goals and vision. At one point I asked Sarah: ...

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Honest Advice on Parental Leave for Creative Business Owners Oct 04, 2021


As I write this, I’m starting the third trimester in my second pregnancy. I’m at the stage of pregnancy where I can’t bend forward to put on my toddler’s socks, meatloaf...

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Fall 2021 Changes Coming at One Mill School Sep 10, 2021

 

This article is a detailed look at One Mill School and some big updates to the program in Fall 2021. If you’re interested, read on. If you just want a summary, here’s the...

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3 Simple Ways to Use Email to Grow Your Business Jul 26, 2021

I know that in-person events, social media, Facebook ads, and other newer technologies sound more exciting than… email. But the average professional person checks their email 60 times a day....

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10 Lessons from our Case Study with Becca Perea-Kane of Thicket Jul 19, 2021

Becca Perea-Kane is a writer, designer, and owner of , her minimal, nature-inspired jewelry line. Becca is a nature-lover whose mindset around business is inspiring, grounded, and has...

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How I Stopped Stress-Eating M&M's (And Got Serious About My Business) Jul 13, 2021

Almost 15 years ago, I was sitting at my desk in a black suit, stress-eating peanut M&Ms. I desperately wanted to start my own business and move away from the corporate job I was in but I...

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What's New at One Mill School for Summer 2021 Jun 10, 2021

 

This article is a detailed look at One Mill School and some big updates to the program in Summer 2021. If you’re interested, read on. If you just want a summary, here’s the...

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Introducing: One Mill School Experts and Tools May 26, 2021

Here at One Mill School, we've noticed our members making big shifts in their businesses. They've designed new email marketing plans. They've identified website tweaks to build their...

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Learnings from our second school-wide call May 21, 2021

 

I was so grateful to gather virtually with our members for our second school-wide call this week. Our goal these calls is that everyone leaves feeling less alone, more...

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One Simple Truth About Your Business May 10, 2021

 

"We make our buildings and then our buildings make us." 

- Winston Churchill

 

And, certainly, we make our businesses and then our businesses make us. 

You are on social...

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3 Kinds of Emails Your Customers Want to Get May 03, 2021

 

This is the most common thing I hear from creative small business owners about sending emails to their email list or customers: I don’t want to bother them. 

Meanwhile, the...

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