5 Simple Touches to Make Your Biz Stand Out // CEO in Progress

5 Little Touches to Make Your Business More Personable & Stand Out

For all those sellers and makers out there, ever feel like you’re in a sea of competition? You want to stand out and show your passion, and interact with your customers more, especially when they’re across the world. Your passion for you business is so important and the reason that you do what ya do, you need […]

Time Saving Tricks for Etsy Sellers // CEO in Progress

Time Saving Tricks For Your Etsy Shop

I want to focus a bit more on my Etsy shop and how it’s going on the blog. Everything have been moving really fast, especially with the holiday season, and there’s a lot of lessons-learned along this journey so far. With my already busy schedule and full time real job, it’s a lot to keep […]

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Starting Blogging // CEO in Progress

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging

I’m surprised that it’s already been two years since I started blogging. A lot has happened, weddings, job changes, promotions, but this blog has always been there. It’s become a place I can be creative, get feelings out, share what I’m thinking and what I’ve learned. But it’s definitely not what I thought it would […]

Etsy Shop Update: Lessons Learned & Tips // CEO in Progress

Etsy Shop Update: Lessons to Learned & Tips After 6 Months

It’s been just about 6 months since I’ve opened up my Etsy Shop, Ginger & Daisy. There’s a lot that I’m still working on, but I’ve been impressed with how well it’s coming along. So far I’ve had 31 sales and seen a big increase in traffic and favorites. The success is good, but the most […]

4 Reasons to Stop Rushing Success // CEO in Progress

Take Your Time: 4 Reasons to Stop Rushing Yourself to Success

Anyone who with an ounce of ambition has struggled with this at some point. You have an idea, a strategy, and plan, and at some point you just want it be complete. You want that crossing-the-finish-line, hard-work-pays-off, sigh-of-relief feeling, but getting to that point seems like climbing a mountain. Lately I’ve been struggling with this […]

My Biggest Lessons From Blogging // CEO in Progress

My Biggest Lessons I’ve Learned From Blogging

I’m honestly still shocked with how far along on this journey I’ve travelled. I’ve never really put all my energy into this blog, but it’s been something that has been with me since I’ve graduated. It’s something that’s grown, adapted, changed, gone off course just as I have. Honestly I’m struggling to remember why I decided […]

The Number One Way to Grow Your Audience

This question is always the biggest. How do you grow your audience? Every other pin on Pinterest covers it, each blogger has a whole course dedicated to it, it’s what this little blogosphere seems to evolve around. Sure, you can like and follow as many people as possible, you can guest post all day and […]

Etsy First Sale: A Combination of Motivation, Passion, and Patience // CEO in Progress

Etsy First Sale: A Combination of Motivation, Passion, Patience

Yesterday we had our first sale on our Etsy store. It was such a relief. I had been listing new items, scouring for great deals, trying to take the best photos possible. And it was weeks we only views and favorites on our shop. But finally yesterday, as I checked on my phone as I […]

Consistency is KEY: Tips & Tricks to a Consistent Hustle

I know I’ve been guilty of it. I’ve worked really hard to get some project or idea off the ground, devoted hours right away to this new passion, then don’t pick it up for 6 whole months. Although it seems like it’s really productive, we’re better off consistently putting in a normal amount of effort and working towards […]

What's Your Why? Defining It and Living Up To It Everyday // CEO in Progress

What’s Your Why? Defining It and Living Up to It Everyday

Taking a big leap and starting something new is scary. It takes a lot of energy, passion, motivation, and time to figure out what on earth you’re doing and how you can do it successfully. Yes, you can read 100 motivational quotes on Pinterest telling you to be your best, and you can learn about […]