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How to Not Grow a Business

Most successful businesses have a growth mentality. But I don’t want to grow anymore. I want my craft market enterprise to shrink gracefully. Continue reading

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On Setting Prices as a Hobbyist Woodworker

“Somebody wants me to make them something.  How much should I charge for it?” “I’m going to my first craft fair.  How should I set prices for my work?” “I’d like to start selling some of the things I make, … Continue reading

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Thinking of Setting Up an Etsy Shop… Opinions?

I keep getting inquiries about the tobacco pipes I’ve been making, and I plan to make more soon.  I am also thinking seriously about opening an Etsy shop to sell some pipes. I really enjoy the work, and while I … Continue reading

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