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Episode 10: Time Management Tips: An Interview with Lindsey Stephens from Poetry in Yarn

In today’s episode, we talk all about time management. As creative business owners, we all struggle with time. Many of us “juggle a lot of balls” by balancing multiple revenue streams and roles in our business.

My guest on this episode is Lindsey Stephens, the owner of Poetry in Yarn. Lindsey juggles her roles as a crochet designer, tech editor, crochet and knitting teacher, and web designer for Poetry in Yarn with her part-time job as a math teacher at a Yeshiva elementary and middle school in Connecticut, and her responsibilities as a mother and a wife.

Lindsey’s Tips for Time Management
Know how much time you have
Know what you need to accomplish
Know how much time each task takes
Work with your habits, not against them
Delegate (or partner) to get some of the work done by others

You can read the complete show notes at http://creativeyarnentrepreneur.com/10.

What suggestions do you have for improving your time management? What challenges do you face in managing your time? Leave a comment in the show notes at http://creativeyarnentrepreneur.com/10, Tweet me at @cyeshow, or leave a message at 646-713-8973.

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Episode 1: Identify the Right Magazines to Target for Your Article, Tutorial, and Design Submissions

This week’s episode is about how to identify the right magazines to target for article, design, and tutorial submissions. The publishing industry has changed so much in the last few years and you may not be thinking about submitting to magazines anymore. There are a lot of reasons you might want to periodically revisit whether submitting proposals to magazines is a good fit for your business, and if it is, which magazines make the most sense for you to consider as possible publishers.