One thing I notice time and time again with artists and crafters is the frustration with managing their online presence. Most creative entrepreneurs would much rather be spending their time being creative, making things, doodling... anything but getting caught up in the world that is facebook, twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Sure, there are tons of ways to have other people do the work for you, but they all cost … [Read more...] about Can’t Do It All? 7 Ways to Simplify Your Social Media Efforts
I know, I know... I haven't posted anything in ages and you're probably looking at this thinking, "WTF, Lara!?" Truth: I've been insanely busy with work, which makes me happy and feeling totally comfortable with my biz shiz right now. Which kinda rocks. Truth: I've also been longing to do more art, which means slimming down my biz shiz in order to make time to do more art. Truth: I've been dying to design a … [Read more...] about Fighting Off Crazy
I'm so incredibly excited to share with you guys that I've finally been able to open up my one-on-one coaching program again! I'm doing things a little bit differently this time, because I really need to know that you and I are a good fit before we start working together. I don't want to set things up and have anyone spending their time or money on something they shouldn't be, even if that's spending them with … [Read more...] about HUGE News!
I think sometimes when you're the kind of person who's been making a living online for nearly 20 years like I have, you tend to have this, "I can do that for you!" mantra that pops out of your mouth every time someone tells you what they need. Sometimes it's happened on coaching calls. It's determined the person needs a new branding package, so I hand them a deal since they're a coaching customer. Other times, … [Read more...] about How and Why I’m Cutting Back My Services for 2015
WOW! First, I'd like to thank all of you who purchased the 2015 Creative Entrepreneur Planner Pre-Sale! You guys have honored me in a way I can't even begin to put into words. I can only hope that I can live up to (or better yet, exceed) your expectations! Now that November 1st has come and gone, and the download links have been put out there for everyone who purchased, it's time for me to turn this whole thing … [Read more...] about 7 Things I Learned Doing My First Pre-Sale
I am unbelievably excited to announce a brand new product here, designed to help creative entrepreneurs manage their time, their businesses, their finances, and much more! I know I'm not alone in my struggles with "doing it all" so I wanted to share my tools with you, dear readers! It's the 2015 Creative Entrepreneur Self-Employment Planner! I decided I wanted to do a huge launch discount bonus thing, so … [Read more...] about Yippee Skippy! New Tool with a HUGE Presale Offer!