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Vend Raleigh Etsy Treasury For October| Giving Thanks

Vend Raleigh mompreneurs are ‘Giving Thanks” for all the things we have!  Whether you are thankful for your home, your children, your family and friends or ALL of the above, this Vend Raleigh Treasury has exactly what you’re looking for!     Check out this months Treasury listing below…   Design Fairies Girly Gooz Boutique; Vend Raleigh Directory Member   Ks …

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Holiday Sip and Shop | Raleigh Sponsorship Opportunity

The Vend Raleigh Holiday Sip and Shop is a highly publicized event that keeps getting bigger each year!  At our 2013 Holiday Sip and Shop, all 100 Swag Bags were gone in the first 40 minutes of the doors opening! We are excited to announce a new location for 2014, Cobblestone Hall Downtown Raleigh! Here we can accommodate more vendors …

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Who’s Who at Illuminate 2014: Conference Speakers

The allure of being able to work around your family’s schedule has created a buzz around self-employment. While most mompreneurs are working for themselves as their own company or a part of direct sales company, they may or may not realize the need for a local team, support, or tribe in their business journey as a working mom.   When I …

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Illuminate Sponsorship

Every business owner wants to create customers, develop qualified sales leads, and convert leads into sales. Illuminate 2014 offers tailored sponsorship packages to help you do just that. Whether you’re just starting out or an established business, Illuminate is a great opportunity to make direct contact with new customers and strengthen relationships with existing ones. Illuminate 2014 is presented by Vend …

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Vend Raleigh Etsy Treasury For July

July’s Product Parade from the Etsy Show Owner Group is here and this month we are getting you ready for SUMMER! All the items in this collection, created by Michelle of Five Bees are from Vend Raleigh, and 12 are Vend Raleigh Directory Members. Please take a minute and check out how we can help you get ready for SUMMER. Shop …

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5 Craft Shows I Won’t Participate In

So you have all these great ideas and tons of crafts that you have made and you want to sell them at Raleigh craft shows.  I have been a crafter at shows from North Carolina to Maine.  My 12 years of experience has taught me a thing or two.  People always ask me how I choose my shows.  It can …

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Vend Raleigh July Fourth Celebration Guide

Vend Raleigh July Fourth Guide | Raleigh Small Business Women Vend Raleigh is the place for Raleigh area Mompreneurs. Shop small, local and now mom-owned businesses for July Fourth and any occasion with Vend Raleigh’s Business Directory.             Looking for a great 4th of July activity for children? Look no further than Jessica Hipp Designs’ American Flag Puzzle! Each piece is hand patterned …

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Five Reasons You Should Be Blogging

One of the questions I hear frequently is, “WHY should I blog? How will it benefit my business?” Actually that’s two questions. But they go hand-in-hand and I’m going to jump right in and share with you my Top 5 Reasons you should be Blogging for your Business, no matter what type of business you have. 1. You will gain …

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Vend Raleigh Etsy Treasury For June

June’s Product Parade from the Etsy Shop Owners Group is a collection of awesome items from some of the Vend Raleigh Directory Members.  Beth Newbern-Hallam of Torrey Hill, Inc has taken her time to put together a collection of items that are ALL from Directory Members.  Please take a minute and check out a sampling of what the Vend Raleigh Directory has to offer!    Shop …

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Five Steps to a Better Logo

How can a client know that the logo I design is something they’ll like? It’s a gamble clients must make with their limited resources, and want to ensure that their money will not be wasted on a poor fitting logo. After working as a graphic designer for over 14 years, I have been able to tailor my questions and learned …