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14 Mental Health Tips for Small Business Owners

Being a business owner is tough. And owning a retail business is even tougher. Now add in the stresses of managing your kids, sorting through piles of laundry, coping with Gran’s death, and making an overdue mortgage payment and you’ll start to feel like you’re at your whit’s end! So how do you cope? How do you handle the stress? Do you plow through & let the stress pile up? Do you guiltily eat french fries in the carpool line while choking back tears? Do you feel like you’re ready to give up?

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Buying for Your Boutique | The Boutique Hub

The Do’s & Don’ts of Buying for Your Boutique

Feeling defeated with the same old brands & designs? Customers getting bored with your inventory? Needing some inspiration for looking outside the box? Our Do’s and Don’ts for buying for your boutique are sure to get you on your feet & fill up your warehouse!

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Mental Health Tips When Quarantined

I’m a control freak, I’ll admit it. Being in control keeps my anxiety down. And in the past week or so, my anxiety has been high because it seems like there’s not much I can control. With that being said, I wanted to share some mental health tips I’ve found helpful with our community. I also have chronic depression. I try to keep a schedule to maintain it. But things

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The Boutique Summit 2020

The Boutique Summit 2020 WILL Sell Out FAST!

The Boutique Summit 2020 is on its way! Did you know we sold out in less than 24 hours last year?! Did you hear about our AH-MAZING Keynote Speakers?? Are you planning to join us?? SAVE THE DATE —— Tickets launch March 10th, and we have LOTS of speakers, topics and events to share with you before then!   A few things I want to mention that are really important to us

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The Boutique Summit 2020 Dates & Giveaway!

Question: What are the best days of the year for a boutique owner? Answer: Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, & The Boutique Summit So you’re probably wondering when The Boutique Summit 2020 is, right?? DRUM ROLL…… Are you doing a happy dance with us?? If you joined us in Atlanta last year, you’ll know we had a BLAST with a private tradeshow, phenomenal speakers, tons of photo ops, and many

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boutique owner mental health tips

14 Mental Health Tips for Small Business Owners

Being a business owner is tough. And owning a retail business is even tougher. Now add in the stresses of managing your kids, sorting through piles of laundry, coping with Gran’s death, and making an overdue mortgage payment and you’ll start to feel like you’re at your whit’s end! So how do you cope? How do you handle the stress? Do you plow through & let the stress pile up? Do you guiltily eat french fries in the carpool line while choking back tears? Do you feel like you’re ready to give up?

Read More »
Buying for Your Boutique | The Boutique Hub

The Do’s & Don’ts of Buying for Your Boutique

Feeling defeated with the same old brands & designs? Customers getting bored with your inventory? Needing some inspiration for looking outside the box? Our Do’s and Don’ts for buying for your boutique are sure to get you on your feet & fill up your warehouse!

Read More »

Mental Health Tips When Quarantined

I’m a control freak, I’ll admit it. Being in control keeps my anxiety down. And in the past week or so, my anxiety has been high because it seems like there’s not much I can control. With that being said, I wanted to share some mental health tips I’ve found helpful with our community. I also have chronic depression. I try to keep a schedule to maintain it. But things

Read More »
The Boutique Summit 2020

The Boutique Summit 2020 WILL Sell Out FAST!

The Boutique Summit 2020 is on its way! Did you know we sold out in less than 24 hours last year?! Did you hear about our AH-MAZING Keynote Speakers?? Are you planning to join us?? SAVE THE DATE —— Tickets launch March 10th, and we have LOTS of speakers, topics and events to share with you before then!   A few things I want to mention that are really important to us

Read More »

The Boutique Summit 2020 Dates & Giveaway!

Question: What are the best days of the year for a boutique owner? Answer: Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, & The Boutique Summit So you’re probably wondering when The Boutique Summit 2020 is, right?? DRUM ROLL…… Are you doing a happy dance with us?? If you joined us in Atlanta last year, you’ll know we had a BLAST with a private tradeshow, phenomenal speakers, tons of photo ops, and many

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The Art of Balance: Managing Two Careers, Embracing Vulnerability, and Market Expansion

What does it take to transition from a stable career to pursuing your passion full-time? In this episode, we talk to Erica Eickhoff, owner of Styles By Erica, who went from being a hospice nurse to a successful boutique owner. Erica shares her journey from starting her business in her basement just for fun to holding Facebook live sessions that helped her build a dedicated community. She discusses what prompted her to quit her nursing career to open a brick-and-mortar store, how the pandemic affected her business, and the importance of vulnerability and authenticity in her success.

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5 Productivity Habits Of Successful Business Owners

What are the 5 habits of successful boutique owners and top business owners? Let’s dish! The truth is, we all fight the same battles…time…productivity…team optimization….creating systems….taking care of ourselves and families. From our community at The Boutique Hub to those in Retail Bootcamp, we’ve walked through solving so many of these challenges together and have come up with some real solutions you can put into play RIGHT NOW.

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Are You Ready to Lose It All?

Are you ready to risk losing everything you’ve built? That might sound dramatic, but it’s a very real threat if you’re unknowingly selling trademarked, copyrighted, or unlicensed goods. In this Five Minute Friday, I want to shed light on a pervasive issue in our industry that could jeopardize your entire business.

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Inside Dallas Market Center: Retail Revelations and Trends

Hey guys, welcome back! This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with a dear friend and mentor, Cindy Morris, CEO of Dallas Market Center (DMC). Every time Cindy and I get together, our conversations are full of ideas and industry insights. Today, we’re bringing that energy to our community. Whether you’re a wholesale brand manufacturer, a retailer, or someone just curious about market dynamics, Cindy has a wealth of knowledge to share.

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