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Making It in Asheville is a podcast dedicated sharing advice on living, working, and creating in Asheville, NC. We interview the city's best entrepreneurs, freelancers, artist, and craftspeople and dig to get transferable skills to bring to your life, art, passion project, and business. http://makingitinasheville.com

Making It in Asheville is a podcast dedicated sharing advice on living, working, and creating in Asheville, NC. We interview the city's best entrepreneurs, freelancers, artist, and craftspeople and dig to get transferable skills to bring to your life, art, passion project, and business. http://makingitinasheville.com
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Making It in Asheville is a podcast dedicated sharing advice on living, working, and creating in Asheville, NC. We interview the city's best entrepreneurs, freelancers, artist, and craftspeople and dig to get transferable skills to bring to your life, art, passion project, and business. http://makingitinasheville.com

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Episodes

008 - A Lesson on Finding Your Own Creative Style (and Business Niche) with Sarah Hooker

6/17/2019
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In this episode, we interview Sarah Hooker, the one-woman show behind two niche photography businesses located in Asheville: Sarah Hooker Photography and Virago Boudoir. Whether or not her name means anything to you yet, you know her work. She took most of the pictures we post of ourselves on @makingitinasheville, on our website, and even the picture we use for this podcast's artwork. If we look good in the picutures, you can assume she took them. She is an absolute pro behind the...

Duration:01:20:28

007 - Growing A Wedding Planning Business with Nikki Sciurba

6/10/2019
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Nikki Sciurba is not your average wedding planner. She is somehow magically laid back and calm all the while paying meticulous attention to the details. Or, as we say, she stays cool by sweating the details. As some of you may know, we’re getting married this September in Asheville. Planning a wedding takes way more time and attention than we could have imagined and we couldn’t have planned ours without the help of Nikki Sciurba, founder and owner of one of Asheville’s top wedding planning...

Duration:01:02:49

006 - From Dishwasher to Chef de Cuisine with Derek Herre

6/4/2019
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Derek Herre was one of our very first friends we made in Asheville. We met him one night while out at dinner at John Fleer’s The Rhubarb, a farm-to-table restaurant located in Pack’s Square of Downtown Asheville. It didn’t take long for us to realize that Derek had a unique story to tell. In Podcast 006, we chat with Derek on how and why he moved to Asheville (spoiler: he's lived in one of the coldest, largest states in America) and how he worked his way up to becoming Chef de Cuisine at...

Duration:01:24:30

005 - What We Wish We Had Known Before Moving to Asheville (Lessons from the Move)

5/28/2019
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In this episode, we interview one another on the move. You'll hear: After three weeks in Asheville, we decided to sit down and record a conversation about how things have been going and what lessons we've learned from the move. This episode gives you a closer look at both of us. For show notes, visit: MakingItInAsheville.com/005 To recommend​ an interviewee, visit: MakingItInAsheville.com/podcast Music by Commonwealth Choir This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

Duration:01:06:58

004 - How to Open a Small Retail Shop (and Be Sustainable, too) with Gillie Roberts

5/21/2019
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In this episode, we interview Gillie Roberts, founder and owner of Ware – a sustainable lifestyle store located in the heart of Asheville. Gillie, a Brevard native, opened shop less than a year ago after finally realizing her dream of combining her love of art and fashion with her degree in sustainability. In this podcast episode, you’ll learn: We hope you enjoy Gillie’s go-getter attitude and incredible story. Check out Gillie’s shop, Ware. Gillie hosts community events frequently in her...

Duration:01:05:12

003 - How to Run an Airbnb from Your Basement (and Find Contentment) w/ John Hopple

5/14/2019
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In our first official interview, we sit down with full-time Airbnb Host, John Hopple, in his home in (East) West Asheville. In this interview, you'll learn: John is less than one year into owning a home in Ashville and has recently gone through the process of getting his basement permitted as a rental unit. Within the Asheville city limits, this is a relatively big deal and two things we're very-much hoping to do in the next few years. We think you'll love John's easy-going advice as much...

Duration:00:54:40

002 - Start With Be (Not Why)

5/14/2019
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In this Episode you'll learn the problems with "Starting With Why" the "Be, Do, Have Hierarchy" and ways to leverage "Starting With Be" in both your life and your business We recorded this episode as our final act before moving from Brooklyn to Asheville, NC. While the majority of our podcast episode will be interviews with Asheville's local makers, this episode is just the two of us sharing our perspective on the many reasons to Start with "Be" rather than Start with Why. For show...

Duration:00:22:57

001 - The Pilot

4/24/2019
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Meet the creators behind Making It in Asheville, a site featuring interviews, podcasts, and advice on living, working, and creating in Asheville, NC. In this episode we discuss why we decided to move to Asheville, why we're starting this project, what you can expect from the episodes that follow. Visit our site: https://makingitinasheville.com This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

Duration:00:15:58