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How to Kick Fear in the Face... Hardcore starting a soap business

Being in biz has been a lot about kicking fear in the face for me.

When I started Central Soapers Workshop, my social anxiety was so bad that I avoided phone calls with vendors, speakers, and...

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7 Ways to Slow Down from Your Highly Caffeinated Life starting a soap business

Are you going a million miles a minute as an entrepreneur? Drink so much coffee that you've considered an IV drip? You aren't alone! I promise!

There's always a ton of things to do, and it's easy...

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5 Killer Productivity Apps I Can't Live Without starting a soap business

As solo entrepreneurs, we wear many hats. Research & Development Director. Marketing Team. Accountant. Production Manager. Advertising. The list goes on and on. It's so easy to get distracted...

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The Reality of Mental Health Awareness as an Entrepreneur starting a soap business

Like thousands of other teenagers, I found solace in self harm and substance abuse. I've sat alone in darkness (both real and imagined), and contemplated suicide more times...

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5 Quick Tips to Masterminding Wholesale making money selling soap starting a soap business

For a lot of soapmakers, wholesale sounds like a scary challenge. But it's not as hard or terrifying as it's made out to be! If you've decided to wholesale your soap, and have a good...

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To Be Successful, Know the True Cost of Your Handmade Soap making money selling soap starting a soap business
 
How much should I sell my house for? What should a meal cost in a restaurant? My neighbor is selling her car for $10k, so that’s what I’m going to price mine.

Um...what?!

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The Bare Necessities of Wholesale Magic making money selling soap starting a soap business

It's not as hard to get started wholesaling as many soapmakers think!

There are some bare necessities of wholesale to get you started on your path to selling your handmade soap & skincare...

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How to Make Natural Lemongrass & Coconut Milk Soap soap recipes and tutorials

Soapers who make vegan friendly handmade soap often get a little stuck in their soapmaking. Without additives like honey, milk, or silk, it can be a little trying to get a nice creamy addition to a...

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Interview: Suds Up with Clara of Auntie Clara's Handmade Soap soapmaker success stories starting a soap business

Ready for another round of sudsing up with a soapmaker?

If you participate in any soapmaking Facebook groups, like Soaper's Retreat, you have probably seen this next soaper around.

Clara's soaps...

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Tutorial: Using Mica to Stamp Cold Process Soap (+ a New Custom Soap Stamp!) soap recipes and tutorials

You know how much I love my custom soap stamps! They are a great way to add a unique flare to cold process soap and incorporate your branding into your naked (unpackaged) soap!

Can it get any...

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Do you embrace the 90/10 principle? starting a soap business

Did y'all know April is Stress Awareness Month?!

As a small biz owner + entrepreneur, stress is no stranger!

Sometimes, it becomes unbearable and overwhelming. Other times, it becomes fuel for the...

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