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Weekly vs. Daily: Which Planner is the Better Seller?

Weekly vs. Daily: Which Planner is the Better Seller?

“Should I design a weekly planner or a daily? Which planner is the better seller?”

I’m going to guess that you’ve asked yourself these questions before.

I get this question a lot—and it’s wise to want to design what sells. But planners are such a personal product that the answer is not always easy to determine.

Feeling Overwhelmed? This Will Help

Feeling Overwhelmed? This Will Help

Have you ever felt like you were drowning? Furiously swimming toward a finish line that was only getting further and further away? That’s how I felt earlier this year, and I know you've been there too.

I had taken on too much—volunteering on too many school committees, more clients than I had reasonable time for, and just generally saying "yes" to all the things. Big mistake! I got caught up in all of it and stopped taking care of myself.

Secure your own floatation device first, right?

The plans for Copper Bottom, and the education I want to share with you got put on the back burner. So did my family. I was miserable. So I had a little heart to heart with myself and wrote down my thoughts on overwhelm as if I were giving advice to someone else. I just came across those notes yesterday and thought I’d share them with you . . . in case you’re in need of a life raft.

Expert Advice on Listing Holidays the Right Way in Your Planner Design

Expert Advice on Listing Holidays the Right Way in Your Planner Design

The Ultimate Holiday Guide is here! My editorial first mate, Sarah, and I have taken our expert advice on listing holidays the right way in your planner design and compiled it all into this info-packed e-book. We know that by applying the information you learn in this e-book, your planner will be in better shape than most — saving us hours of proofreading time. That's why we're offering you a special bonus of 15% off our proofreading services with every purchase!

Trust us, if you are a day planner designer, you need this guide. Read on for more details.

My Interview on the Proof to Product Podcast

My Interview on the Proof to Product Podcast

There are strategic reasons for choosing overseas manufacturing. Is your business ready?

Listen to my candid interview with Katie Hunt, founder of Tradeshow Bootcamp and host of the Proof to Product podcast, to find out. I'll give you the benchmarks to determine if manufacturing overseas is right for you—and explain how the whole process works.

Manufacturing Planners in China: 6 Things You Need to Know

Manufacturing Planners in China: 6 Things You Need to Know

As your product-based business grows and you expand into the wholesale market, moving your production to China can be a wise decision. It’s no secret that unit costs are lower outside of the US. It’s the #1 reason why stationery businesses decide to start manufacturing and printing planners in China . . . and is probably the reason why you’re reading this post.

But before you dive in, here are 6 things you need to keep in mind: