Setting up your weekly schedule in Google Calendar

Setting up your weekly schedule in Google Calendar

One of the simplest ways to help you get more of the right tasks done during a week is to set up a weekly schedule (sometimes referred to as a “model calendar”). Your weekly schedule will then guide your workflow for the week and allow you set times to...
Design tips for your business email signature

Design tips for your business email signature

Why do you need an email signature? These days, in the times of algorithms across social media, page rankings in Google and exorbitant print-ad costs (along with declining print readership and no “click through rate”), email, for the time being, remains one of the...
2017 Scholarship Winners announcement

2017 Scholarship Winners announcement

The Makers Academy Scholarship Program provides support for women in the first stages of starting and growing their own business. The scholarship is an opportunity to be enrolled in an online education platform to develop their business, photography, design and...
Top APP/Program recommendations for small business owners

Top APP/Program recommendations for small business owners

So it goes without saying that being a small business owner rocks. There’s the ability to work sans pants, the freedom to fridge dive multiple times a day and the overall feeling of being a badass mother who don’t take no crap out of nobody! [Cool Runnings, circa...
First Steps to Get your Handmade Creations into Shops

First Steps to Get your Handmade Creations into Shops

Are you thinking you’d like to get your handmade creations into brick & mortar retail stores… but you don’t know where to start?  Getting your work out into the ‘real world’ via retail stores is a great way to grow your business...
2017 Makers Academy Scholarships – applications open now

2017 Makers Academy Scholarships – applications open now

I’m so pleased to announce that the 2017 Makers Academy Scholarship program is now open for you to apply – it’s your chance to receive a Makers Academy Full Enrolment Package, plus one 30 minute virtual mentoring session, to a total value of $645. ...