Category Archives for Business

Don’t Go To School

Why I don't support going to school to be a photogDo you want to be a doctor or a lawyer? Maybe a CPA? If not, don't go to college. Don't send your kids to college if they don't want to be a doctor or

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What To Do When Clients Ask For A Refund

When a client asks for a refund, it doesn't have to be a big deal. There are professional ways to handle it to ensure that everyone walks away happy. Here are some of the common incidences that happen

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How to Host Profitable Mini-Sessions

What are mini-sessions?Mini-sessions are bite-sized photo shoots that offer a sample of what you do in your regular sessions. They are usually themed and every person who steps in front of your camera

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How to Set up a Day of Portfolio Shoots

The objective: Book several shoots back to back in 1 day so you can get a variety of new photos to use for your portfolio, advertising, and because practice is necessary for becoming a better photographer.

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5 Books Every Photographer Should Read

Do you want to turn your hobby into a side hustle or a career? Welcome to the party! You are in among some might fine company. There has never been a better time to build a thriving business as a professional

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How to Use Client Testimonials

What is a client testimonial? A client testimonial is quote from your client about their experience with you. It is similar to a review, like they would leave on Yelp or Google, but they are writing specifically

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7 Podcasts to Help You Grow Your Photography Business

Podcasts are amazing, but which ones should you listen to? Podcasting a quickly growing medium and there is more and more great content out there every day. There is also tons of crap that doesn’t

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Packages, Products, and Pricing

Where to Start You’ve heard that you need to sell packages in order to make money, but you’re not sure where to start. There are so many products to include! You can print on all kinds of materials

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Pricing – Knowing Your Worth

Pricing For Photographers Setting your prices can feel like you’re disarming a time bomb while balancing on a tight rope. There are all kinds of reasons you imagine that pricing too high or too low

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Setting Expectations pt. 2 – Preparing For The Shoot

Preparing For The Shoot “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower This could not be more true when it comes

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