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A Glass Blower’s Companion with Jason Michael -Helping Today's Glass Artist Think Like an Artistic Entrepreneur

Mar 23, 2020

EPISODE 13- WHY YOU NEED TO HAVE AN EMERGENCY FUND

     So far in this series "Getting your Financial House in Order", we've discussed establishing a budget for your business and personal life and how to figure out baseline costs of goods you are producing. Now that you are beginning to create a different mindset when...


Mar 7, 2020

Best of Featuring Kevin Beacher 

Bio: Kevin was born In 1976 and has been blowing glass for close to 23 years. He learned the basics of lampworking in  Arcata, California before returning to Pennsylvania and continued to learn this art on his own.  FInd out more about Kevin in his interview. Follow Breaking Glass...


Feb 19, 2020

WGM Ep. 12: How to calculate baseline cost of goods and why

In the previous episode I discussed the importance of setting a budget not

Only for your personal finances but also for your business.  I really hope you take this information seriously as a business owner and creative.  The functional glass or pipe industry...


Jan 31, 2020

Glass Blowers Companion Ep.10- Chris Piazza:  Best Practices for Successfully Selling in Facebook Groups

     Welcome to A Glass Blowers Companion where my goal is to help you start thinking like the CEO of your glass company by helping change your mindset about how you manage the your business. This episode features...


Jan 24, 2020

WGM Ep. 11: GETTING YOUR FINANCIAL HOUSE IN ORDER BY CREATING A BUDGET
As artists it's not always easy to change the way we think when it comes to financial topics like salaries, budgets, profit and loss statements, inventory, or sales.  My goal is to help you to start thinking, if you haven't already, like a CEO.   As a...