Many people ask me WHAT I do. This year, that's been a hard question to answer. It's easier to tell them WHY I do what I do, than to tell them what. However, one of the initiatives that I have been helping with this year, is a website that I founded several years ago, … [Read more...] about The GetPapered.com Story
The way we've been doing stationery for the last few years is unsustainable, friends, and I'm here to explain why. Let's say that as a retailer, you've overcome the hurdle of the Internet. Your customer has done her research online, but despite the ease of ordering and the lower … [Read more...] about Why The Traditional Wholesale Retail Stationery Model Is Not Sustainable
In late July, Natalie Chang and I hosted the second annual Stationery Academy: A Business and Branding Workshop for Paper-Preneurs. It could be more aptly titled to be a workshop for any creative entrepreneur that has even an inkling of an interest in design, personalization, or … [Read more...] about Stationery Academy 2012 Recap and Announcing 2013!
Hi Friends, Since I last posted, I think I've been working almost non-stop on all things Stationery Academy. I can hardly believe it starts tomorrow. Natalie and I are totally fired up and can't wait to meet everyone and see some old friends! We've got a few exciting … [Read more...] about Update and Winner!
This is what I'm working on today. Actually, it's what I've been working on for the past six months. We covered a LOT at Stationery Academy last year. I mean, a LOT. But as we've been planning and upgrading details for this year's workshop, every time I've hit a new personal … [Read more...] about Stationery Academy: 2012 Curriculum Topics