The Business Chat – Bad Customers

Sometimes it happens. Sometimes it isn’t you, it’s them, they are just plain old miserable people who aren’t going to be happy with anything and now they’re your customer and you have to deal with them. Oh joy, lucky you. It’s just a part of running a business, take a deep breath, deal with them nicely and they will go away. Here’s a couple of tips from someone who’s had her fair share of “fun” customers over the course of 150 craft shows and 3 years of online selling. First, always keep your cool. No matter what, never let them …

Inspiration Friday – Or not ;-)

Oh boy, I know I promised a double inspiration post today – when will I learn? It’s been a whirlwind of activity with my mother in law visiting for Easter. I had completely planned to spend a few hours in the studio tonight giving my husband and his mom a few hours to catch up on things. Instead, we had a lovely dinner at the Mandarin, then we sat and chatted til just recently drinking far too much wine. I don’t have any hope of making anything now 🙂 LOL Instead, for those of you who celebrate Easter – Have …