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Thursday June 26th, 2014

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After The Jump: Growing Your Business With Purpose with Baked Bakery

This week’s radio show marks the 79th episode of After the Jump. All season long I’ve been speaking with designers, artists, writers and business owners who’ve shared their advice on several topics including risk-taking, productivity, inspiration, branding and running an ethical business. We’ve been able to dive into so many great topics that celebrate and examine…

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Thursday May 29th, 2014

Thursday May 22nd, 2014

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After the Jump: Understanding Retail

For the past two weeks on After the Jump, I’ve been exploring the world of independent design through the lens of artists and designers. My goal was to try to connect makers’ stories with their goods and let the buying public in on some of the hidden costs and difficulties associated with handmade and independent…

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Thursday May 15th, 2014

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D*S Radio: The Cost of Independent Design

This week’s episode of After the Jump was inspired by comments I’ve seen on blogs and social media lately. Under photographs of handmade work, especially work made here in the U.S., I’ve noticed people becoming increasingly vocal about price points and how upset they are that handmade work or goods made domestically are expensive. While…

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Q&A with Nadia Haddad of ID-Book

Over the past five years, it’s been fascinating to watch the world of interior design react to the democratization of decorating. As information and access to products becomes more and more readily available, people are becoming more empowered and confident to decorate their own homes and buy products directly from designers on their own. I…

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Wednesday May 14th, 2014

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DS on Pencil vs. Pixel

The community of podcasters and online radio hosts feels like a serious family. Whenever I meet someone who runs a show online I immediately feel like we’re connected in some weird way that makes us instant friends and comrades. I felt that way about Jess Lively, Debbie Millman and now Cesar Contreras of Pencil vs….

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Thursday May 8th, 2014

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Friday January 24th, 2014

Wednesday January 22nd, 2014

Friday January 17th, 2014

Tuesday January 14th, 2014

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Biz Ladies Profile: Demetria Chappo

Biz Ladies Profile, Demetria Chappo

photo by Jon Gordon Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from ceramic artist, Demetria Chappo. Growing up around ceramics, Demetria learned early on that she had a passion for the craft. She began selling her work at various craft fairs and events and eventually set up shop in Brooklyn, where she continues to make her…

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