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Are You a Successful Photographer?

Are You a Successful Photographer?

When I first decided to pursue photography, I had visions of grandeur in mind. Similar to my teenage dream of becoming a famous recording artist, I somehow imagined that I would become a world renowned photographer. I could just see it in my mind: getting published in magazines, traveling the world because I was in […]

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How to Find Balance in Your Photography Business

Find Balance in Your Business

Are you working too much? I’m guessing the answer is “yes”. You are not alone. It’s incredibly difficult to find balance while running a business. Most new photography businesses are started by people also working another job or who are stay-at-home parents who have a full-time job (plus some!) raising children. Once you do get […]

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Photography Business Excuses That Hold You Back

photography excuses that hold you back

Why isn’t your business where you want it to be yet? While there may be some very good reasons, I bet there are several excuses that you tell yourself that are holding you back from reaching your true potential. To get the business you really want, you can’t allow them to get in your way. […]

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True Confessions of a Photographer

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Think back to when you first started your business. Why did you do it? Personally, I started my photography business because I loved making people happy with photography. I loved how they got all emotional when they saw the photos I was taking of their children and thanked me profusely for capturing that time in […]

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Don’t Miss the Good Stuff

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It is so easy to spend every extra moment you have working on growing your business. If you’re not careful, it will end up taking over your entire life, sucking away the moments that are truly worth living. We’ve all been there – the late night editing session, the tax-season craziness, working over lunch breaks. […]

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6 Business Tips Learned From Running a Half-Marathon

Business Tips from Running a Marathon

If you would have told me one year ago that I’d have run a half-marathon and be in training for my second one, I’d have bet everything I have against it. But sometimes we do foolish things that we never think we will. Like start a business, for example. I was in track in high […]

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