When women founders connect 🥰 Join me as I chat with Claire Thomas, co-founder of Sweet Laurel Bakery on building a brand & business.
The good, the bad, the ugly. Here's the behind the scenes look at how we made & launched the 2021 Artist of Life Workbook! This was a challenging year for the workbook, but I'm glad we finally made it. This vlog shows the entire creative process from designing, sampling, prepping, shooting photos, to shipping at the warehouse and setting up our first in-store Lavendaire pop up.
“No one shops online.” Today, that sentence sounds ridiculous – some of us only shop online. But back when Jane Lu was just starting her entrepreneurship journey, that sentence resulted in the failure of her first business venture. Almost a decade later, Jane is the self-proclaimed “Lazy CEO” and founder of Showpo, Australia's fastest growing online fashion retailer.
Lessons I learned from starting a business, but apply to all of us 🙂 Which lesson is your favorite?
The beauty and skincare industry thrives on “more”: buy more products, put more on your skin, and – if they don't work – use them more often. Today's guest is Liah Yoo, a beauty influencer and CEO of KraveBeauty: a skincare brand that sells “less”. Through her YouTube channel and business, Liah wants to #PressReset on the skincare industry, promoting transparency, education, and confidence through healthy skin.
Starting a business is not a straightforward path. Here's my journey to launching the 2018 Artist of Life Workbook! This was a hard vlog to edit. I chipped away at it for months and put off finishing it for weeks. Finally made myself tackle this because although part of me thinks this might be “too boring” for some of you, the other part knows that it can be helpful to someone out there. At the least, it can shine a light on what goes on behind the scenes of building a business.