Category Archives: Goals

My Business Plan is Lonely

Date: April 5, 2012 Categories: Goals Comments: No Comments Share:

My business plan for 2012 is lonely. There it sits, tacked up on my cork board, dangling it’s sweet Helvetica characters in my face daily. Yet, it’s almost become just another piece of paper, mixed in among the painted heart my son made with his handprints, my “angry” Lucy card from Peanuts and my little yellow sign [...]

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Ch… Ch… Ch… Changes (in store)

Date: May 18, 2011 Categories: Encouragement, Goals, Graphic Design Comments: No Comments Share:

Freshly Cut Cards will soon become… Freshly Cut Designs! With a new, freshly cut logo! And new, fresh offerings! I like to think the change in my name as sort of like an umbrella. Underneath it are my lovely cards, my business branding offerings, and print design products (among other things). The change has left me feeling a bit reflective, [...]

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March 2011 Newsletter

Date: March 23, 2011 Categories: Goals, Newsletter Comments: No Comments Share:

One of my goals for the year was to produce a monthly newsletter. Deciding to do it was the easy part. Thinking up content was another thing altogether. The first one went out in February, and I received a decent response. Inspired by MailChimp’s free templates and small content boxes (less to fill up!), I gave it another whirl for March. [...]

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Blue Skies and Rainbows

Date: January 2, 2011 Categories: Goals Comments: No Comments Share:

And so I’m off! 2011 Business Plan? ┬áCheck. Enthusiasm? Check. New ideas? Check. Let’s rock and roll, my friends. Will it all be blue skies and rainbows this year? Probably not. But on January 1st, we have card blanche. We’re free to grow in new ways, make new mistakes and learn from them, and dump out with Monday’s [...]

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