Blog - Pete and Jordan

How to Pivot as a Creative Entrepreneur

Today, my purpose is simple: I want to give you the permission to pivot. Odds are, if you’re reading this post, you’ve probably been thinking of making a change – whether big or small – in your creative business. But changes can be scary, and the idea of making a pivot can be overwhelming. You […]

July 31, 2019

Business + Marketing

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How to Plan Your Income as a Creative Entrepreneur

Can you believe it’s already the end of June?! Somehow we have an almostsix-week-old baby and time seems to be FLYING. I mean look at this little nugget! They say with parenthood the days are long but the years areshort… I feel like that’s kind of the same with entrepreneurship, to behonest. ESPECIALLY if you […]

June 24, 2019

Business + Marketing, Life

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Why You Should Invest in Education as an Creative Entrepreneur

Do you remember the day you first started your business? Ours was August 3rd, 2015. We had high hopes, big dreams, and pretty much no game plan but to try this whole “entrepreneurship” thing out. That year, we made a whopping $10,000 – total. Since that first year, we’ve tried a lot of things – […]

May 27, 2019

Business + Marketing

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3 Reasons to Start Using Tailwind for Pinterest Marketing

Disclaimer: This post many contain affiliate links. But fear not, friend! We only recommend tools + products that we love and use ourselves 🙂 As of 2019, 250 million people use Pinterest every month. Of that number, 78% say that content brands put on Pinterest is useful to them. This is a HUGE opportunity for […]

April 26, 2019

Business + Marketing, Pinterest

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Top 5 Reasons We Love Honeybook (+50% Off!)

Just over a year ago, Pete and I made the switch to Honeybook thanks to a recommendation by Laura of Laura Lee Creative. Fast forward a year, and not only has Honeybook played a huge role in doubling our own business this year, but it has also become one of our most recommended tools for […]

March 27, 2019

Business + Marketing

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Move Mountains Retreat: Winter 2019 Recap

All we can say is WOW. This past week Laura of Laura Lee Creative and I hosted our first (and you better believe not our last!) Move Mountains Retreat in Windham, NY. When we first started planning this retreat, the idea seemed SO big and SO out of reach. But, with an overloaded Asana and […]

March 21, 2019

Business + Marketing

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The Top 6 Plugins to Have on Your WordPress Website

Having a website is great – and if you’re reading this post, we’re going to assume your website (or at least your blog) is on WordPress, which is even better! So how can you make sure your awesome, beautifully-designed website is also user-friendly, protected and appealing to your visitors? Enter: plugins. If you’re using WordPress, […]

February 27, 2019

Web Design + Blogging

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5 Reasons Every Small Business Should Use a Chatbot (+ How to Set Your first one up!)

Social media has become one of the most important forms of marketing and communication between businesses and their audience in recent years. Businesses are now turning to social media to leverage their customer service and allow consumers to contact them 24/7 via “live chat.” While many businesses may have a system to “queue” online chats […]

February 4, 2019

Business + Marketing, Social Media

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Why We Outsource Our Bookkeeping to Bench

Ahhh outsourcing! When we first started our business, outsourcing was something we dreamed about – and something we also had a ton of fear around. We knew that in order to grow our business, we’d need to outsource pieces of it. We knew our time was best spent in serving our clients well – not […]

December 21, 2018

Business + Marketing

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The Difference Between Boosting a Post vs Using Facebook Ads Manager

If you’ve been around us for a while (or any marketer) you’ve probably heard us warn you against clicking the “boost post” button underneath a post of yours on Facebook. And while we still believe that holds true today, we would like to add in one thing: It can never hurt to test it. Testing […]

December 5, 2018

Business + Marketing, Facebook Ads, Social Media

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