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Tuesday May 6th, 2014

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Biz Ladies: Giving Meaningful Feedback

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Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from previous contributor and editor at MailChimp, Kate Kiefer Lee. Kate has helped companies write friendly copy and create voice and tone guidelines, and she is also releasing her first co-written book Nicely Said this June. Today she is giving us some expert insight on how to properly deliver feedback….

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Biz Ladies Profile: Urte Tylaite of Still House

Biz Ladies: Urte Tylaite of Still House

Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from jewelry designer Urte Tylaite of Still House. Urte jumped into the jewelry world working for several successful studios and shops. When the time came for her to advance her own career, she decided that both designing and shop owning were the perfect mix. Today she shares a bit…

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Tuesday April 29th, 2014

Tuesday April 22nd, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Ariel Kaye of Parachute

Biz Ladies Profile: Ariel Kaye of Parachute

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes from Ariel Kaye of the bedding company, Parachute.  After coming upon the bedding of her dreams while traveling through the Amalfi Coast in Italy, Ariel went on an extensive search to locate the sheets she had such blissful sleep on. When she came up empty-handed, she decided to take matters into…

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Tuesday April 15th, 2014

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Biz Ladies: Making A Career Transition

After four and a half years of curating Biz Ladies content from extremely inspiring and talented contributors, I thought it might be time for me to step behind the keyboard and share some of the biz knowledge I’ve gained through my personal experiences navigating the career realm (and years learning from the pros!). I’m by…

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Biz Ladies Profile: Shanan Campanaro of Eskayel

Biz Ladies Profile: Eskayel

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Shanan Campanaro, founder of Brooklyn-based design studio Eskayel. With a background in both fashion and graphic design, Shanan couldn’t deny her interest in interiors and creating spaces that speak to true self-expression and comfort. She launched Eskayel in 2008 and has since created six major collections with…

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Tuesday April 8th, 2014

Tuesday April 1st, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Libby VanderPloeg

Biz Ladies Profile: Libby VanderPloeg

photos by Jennifer Galatioto Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from illustrator Libby VanderPloeg. Studying painting and sculpture in school and then a bit in grad school, Libby decided to start her career in the publishing world as a designer. One afternoon, she decided to step back into the studio and rekindle her love for…

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Tuesday March 25th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Sibella Court

Biz Ladies Profile, Sibella Court

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from interior stylist and creative director, Sibella Court. Upon returning to Australia after a decade of living and working in New York City, Sibella decided to open her own shop, The Society Inc. Since then, she has been navigating the styling world along with working as a shop…

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Tuesday March 18th, 2014

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Biz Ladies: How to Run a Business with Your Partner

Biz Ladies: How to Run a Business with Your Partner

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from entrepreneur and food editor Rachel Hofstetter. During their own wedding planning, Rachel and her (now) husband Lorne decided that they wanted to connect their guests in a more intimate and entertaining way. They decided to create a magazine-style guestbook for each of their wedding attendees, and thus sparked…

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Tuesday March 11th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Jocelyn Rahm of Beam & Anchor

Biz Ladies Profile, Beam & Anchor

Photo by Lisa Warninger Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Jocelyn Rahm of Beam & Anchor. Jocelyn and her husband (and business partner) initially followed career paths that did not allow for the creative expression they longed for. So after some planning and strategizing, they finally decided to take the leap into business owning…

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Tuesday March 4th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Amelie Mancini

Biz Ladies Profile Amelie Mancini

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from artist and designer Amelie Mancini. Starting off as a painter, Amelie learned, first hand, how difficult it was to make it in the fine art world. After many full-time and temporary side job attempts, she finally found her niche creating original block print items. Amelie has now…

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Tuesday February 25th, 2014

Tuesday February 18th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Anna Brockway of Chairish

Biz Ladies Profile Anna Brockway

photo by Charlie Nucci Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Co-Founder and Chief Curator of Chairish, Anna Brockway. Inspired by a family move, Anna thought it would be a great idea to have a site where people could sell used furniture in a more curated fashion. And then, in a quick turn from idea…

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Tuesday February 11th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Jeff Martin Joinery

Biz Ladies Profile, Jeff Martin

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Biz Fella, Jeff Martin of Jeff Martin Joinery. Jeff has always gravitated towards the handcrafted world, first apprenticing with a renowned designer in Brooklyn at the start of his career. He eventually launched his own studio in Vancouver while juggling other full-time work, and now he offers…

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Tuesday February 4th, 2014

Tuesday January 28th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Victoria Vu of Paper and Type

Victoria Vu Biz Ladies Profile

Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from Victoria Vu of Paper and Type. As an architectural designer, Victoria always followed visual creative pursuits. Although her first invitation designs were a fun hobby to begin with, she eventually started getting enough inquires to launch her own small design business. Today she shares a bit about…

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Tuesday January 21st, 2014

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Biz Ladies: 6 Tips for Staying Creative without Colleagues

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Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from curator and educator, Margaret Hancock. Since 2010, Margaret has provided curatorial and educational services for businesses, museums, nonprofits, and individuals. As a sole proprietor, Margaret has learned how to create a create environment for herself and today she shares her tips for doing the same in your business….

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Biz Ladies Profile: Lily Piyathaisere of Gamma Folk

Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Lily Piyathaisere of Gamma Folk. Lily began her creative career path in the graphic design world and slowly segued her passion for jewelry-making into her full-time business. She has been creating and evolving her jewelry line for the past three years and currently sells her pieces in stores…

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