4 Organization Tips for Photographers and Small Business Owners

If you are a photographer, florist, event planner or hair stylist, you have many tasks that need to be completed every day. From sending emails to scheduling appointments and events, there are many tasks you need to manage on top of your actual service. With so much to do, you may be wondering how you can stay organized.

Taking steps to stay organized will improve your efficiency and allow you to get more done. Here are four organization tips for creative business owners.

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Benefits of Using a CRM for Your Creative Business

Managing a small business means you’re in charge of many unique tasks. Investing in a system to help you accomplish your everyday tasks can help you save time and money in the long run.

What Is a CRM?

CRM stands for customer relationship management. A CRM is a system or application that allows you to consolidate all your customer information into one location. Tracking the last interaction you had with a client is easy when you use a CRM system.

With a management system, you don’t have to worry about losing information about a client or being unable to locate information from your last phone call with them. A CRM puts all of your client information at your fingertips.

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Productivity Hacks and Things You Can Automate for Your Business

Nothing is worse than wasting time on a task that you could have completed much faster — or one that you could have automated. In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the most common tasks that you can start saving time doing with productivity hacks and automation tools.

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How to Get New Clients for Your Photography Business

If you have a photography business, you have probably struggled with finding new clients. Whether your business is new or you’re looking to grow, finding new photography clients can be tough. No matter what city or market you’re in, the following six tips can help you get new clients for your photography business.

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How Your Creative Business Can Over Deliver & Wow Clients

Managing client expectations is a crucial skill to develop if you operate a creative business, such as a photography or event planning company. Ensuring your customers are happy should be a top priority for your business. When you deliver excellent customer service, it will be easier for you to gain new customers. Clients that have a great experience working with you will be more likely to write reviews or share with their friends. As you deliver exceptional customer service, you will see an increase in brand loyalty.

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Let’s talk Pricing STRATEGY!

We recently asked Courtney Zerizef of Homeroom what she thought about how to price your products and services. This is what she had to say…

Last week, we dissected the problems with a market-based pricing model in the creative industry. Now we’re addressing HOW to come up with pricing that works for you and your business. What are some steps that you should take to get your pricing set on the right foot? How do you stop guessing and create an actual pricing strategy?

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What’s wrong with Market Based Pricing?

We recently asked Courtney Zerizef of Homeroom what she thought about how to price your products and services. This is what she had to say…

Picture me about 5 years ago. I was about a year into my photography business. I had been shooting for friends and family for whatever they wanted to pay me (if at all). I finally realized that if I wanted to actually pocket some money, have a vacation fund, or shift into full-time professional photographer, I needed to have a standard price for each photography service that I offered.

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Business Mistakes to Avoid as a Small Creative Business Owner

When starting your creative business, you’re bound to make several mistakes. However, reading common mistakes other small business owners have experienced can help you prevent yourself from making the same mistakes. Whether you’re starting a floral design, photography or event planning business avoiding these common mistakes is crucial to your success.

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European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Compliance

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We’re announcing updates to our privacy policy. These changes reflect the high privacy standards established by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) recently passed by the European Union.

The privacy law becomes enforceable May 25, 2018.

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How to Make Money Through a Photo Booth Business

Are you considering going into the photo booth business? If so, congratulations! It’s a fun and interesting way to make money. Like any business, however, it isn’t without its quirks. As an entrepreneur in this field, it will be up to you to learn about this business and learn how to navigate the ups and downs and unique elements of it.

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