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It’s best to use the same business name for all your social media outlets.

Nameck, name checked

But it can gobble up the best part of a day to check availability of a name you’d like to use, right? Like SerendipitySue is available at Facebook but not on Twitter, okay at Google but not WordPress or eBay. What a LOT of work.

Fret no longer! Continue Reading »

After all, some Auntie Kate messages are, ahem, Too Good to be Threw!

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where you can visit a gently-used, blog post in case you missed it the first time. It’s even better the second time around.

WHAT’s productive when?

That’s a tricky question in our industry. After all, we have a minute-to-minute balancing act between Continue Reading »

Resale shop Rust&FoundThere are many ways to participate in the consignment, resale and thrift industry. Here’s one that might intrigue you:

Rust&Found

in Canal Fulton OH. Rust&Found has a storefront… that is open for one 3-day weekend a month… the rest of the time is finding things to sell, prepping them, even re-inventing them. (Take a look at her Before & Afters!)

Looks like a great way to be a junkin’ fool… and have the shop support your habit! I so admire industry peers like this: re-purposing, saving useful things, and

showing the public how wonderful recycling can be!

 

Family joke (yes, I grew up in the consignment industry): Customer comes into Continue Reading »

The big news? Jeans are out, yoga pants and leggings are in.rEMEMBER fARRAH AND BELL BOTTOMS?

Will your prices on denim… and your prices on lululemon… need to be

Continue Reading »

By now, consignment and resale and thrift shopkeepers are

working their butts off

and in need of

15 Easy Ways To Beat Anxiety Once & For All

Read the article.

Working one's butt off in consignment shopsThen, when you’re utilizing way #13, think about how wonderful it would be if working as hard as we do

really DID slim our derrieres.

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