038 | How to Cut Out the Excess and Simplify Your Business with Sam Hurd

As photographers, we are always looking for strategies to be more efficient in our business and organized in our workflows. Today I am speaking with Sam Hurd, a wedding photographer with distinct style and mind-bending photographs. We are getting into Sam’s approach to staying inspired as a photographer, plus his way of building effective workflows […]

037 | How to Use a CRM to Simplify and Organize Your Business with Colie James

Something so many creative entrepreneurs struggle with is getting organized. Today I am so excited to be speaking with automation and systems guru, Colie James, about how she helps entrepreneurs become more organized in their systems and gain their time and freedom back. Plus, she is sharing all about the number one time drain that […]

036 | Building an Efficient Photography Workflow as a Parent

Are you in need of a solid and efficient workflow for your photography business? In this episode, I’m sharing how I transformed my wedding photography post-shoot workflow from a time-sucking, overwhelming, and ridiculous process that I dreaded into a couple hours of work per week. I’m opening up about the mindset shifts that I experienced […]

035 | My 2022 Work/Life Balance Experiment (Update) with Daniel Moyer

Episode 35 | My 2022 Work/Life Balance Experiment (Update!) with Daniel Moyer EPISODE SUMMARY This episode is a long time coming update to Episode 22 My 2022 Work/Life Balance Experiment which came out in January. A lot has happened this year. I’ve spent so much of it trying to stick to the boundaries I set […]

034 | FOCUSED15: Simplfy Your Booking Process, Book More Weddings.

Episode 34 | Focused15: Simplify Your Booking Process, Book More Weddings. EPISODE SUMMARY No doubt there is a lot of moving parts to your photography business. With no clear-cut path to follow and so many options to try, it’s easy to create a convoluted mess of a process for your couples to go through. The […]

033 | FOCUSED15: The Hustle vs. The Grind: Lessons from a Kids Movie

Episode 33 | FOCUSED15: The Hustle vs. The Grind: Lessons from a Kids Movie EPISODE SUMMARY A few days ago while in full time dad-mode, I was sitting and watching Disney/Pixar’s movie Cars. If you’ve never seen it, it’s about a an anthropomophized racecar named Lightning McQueen gets mixed up and lost in a forgotten town in […]

031 | FOCUSED15: Your Couples are All Different. Treat Them Like It.

Episode 31 | FOCUSED15: Your Couples are All Different. Treat Them Like It. EPISODE SUMMARY The Focused15 is a new segment that I created to shed light on some of the common questions that I receive, comment on interesting posts and articles from around the interwebs, and share thoughts from other conversations. I love long-form […]

029 | Money: Do the Work and Raise your Prices with Dr. Tomayia Colvin

Episode 29 | Money: Do the Work and Raise your Prices with Dr. Tomayia Colvin EPISODE SUMMARY Dr. Tomayia Colvin is a nationally published high school senior portrait photographers, best-selling children’s book author, classroom teacher, and photography educator in Houston, Texas. She is a on a mission to celebrate diversity in photography. She works with […]