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Studio 78: Ignite Your Passion, Amplify Productivity, Achieve Success

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What would you do if you could not fail? Studio 78 is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs (artist, makers, educators, coaches, curators, designers, etc.) who want to learn how to make money from their passion. The studio is filled with stories from everyday females with extraordinary stories of entrepreneurship. They share how they’ve achieved success through personal and self-development, productivity, marketing, and determination. Nache Snow encourages you to find and pursue your passion through self-discovery, positive mindset, hard work, and just GETTING STARTED! Prepare to be inspired and walk away with actionable steps to do the thing you've always wanted to do.

Location:

Washington, DC

Description:

What would you do if you could not fail? Studio 78 is a podcast for creative entrepreneurs (artist, makers, educators, coaches, curators, designers, etc.) who want to learn how to make money from their passion. The studio is filled with stories from everyday females with extraordinary stories of entrepreneurship. They share how they’ve achieved success through personal and self-development, productivity, marketing, and determination. Nache Snow encourages you to find and pursue your passion through self-discovery, positive mindset, hard work, and just GETTING STARTED! Prepare to be inspired and walk away with actionable steps to do the thing you've always wanted to do.

Twitter:

@nachesnow

Language:

English


Episodes

182. From Artisan to Wholesale Maven: The Handmade Journey

10/8/2023
n this episode, we sit down with Marlo Miyashiro, a multi-talented artist and entrepreneur with a diverse skill set, including jewelry crafting, teaching, and consulting emerging artists. As the co-owner and managing director of The Handmade Showroom and Bezel & Kiln, two establishments in a downtown Seattle mall, Marlo brings a wealth of experience. Learn from Marlo the significance of self-education in entrepreneurship and gain insights into successfully navigating the intricate landscape of wholesale. Discover how she weathered the pandemic storm and continued to grow her business. We also dive into pricing strategies, invaluable tradeshow tips, and effective inventory management techniques. Whether you’re a fellow artist looking to elevate your craft or an aspiring business owner seeking inspiration, Marlo’s wisdom and expertise offer invaluable guidance. Take advantage of Marlo’s valuable marketing insights and her perspective on the power of accepting help in your journey to success. This episode is a treasure trove of creativity, entrepreneurship, and empowerment—a must-listen for anyone looking to make their mark in art and business. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/182 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:01:17:27

181. Spiritual Wellness Explored: Practices for a Fulfilling Creative Life

10/1/2023
In this episode of the Studio 78 Podcast, we embark on a journey into the realm of spiritual wellness, with a strong emphasis on self-discovery and related practices. Our exploration begins by defining spiritual wellness, steering clear of religious boundaries, and focusing on a broader sense of purpose and connection with the world around us. We delve deep into uncovering our life’s purpose and what brings us joy, systematically breaking down the key components of spiritual wellness along the way. Tune in for an engaging discussion where we explore our personal spiritual practices, from the powerful tool of journaling for spiritual growth to our experiences with volunteering. Additionally, we’ll recommend some compelling books to support you in your quest for spiritual wellness. This episode weaves together wisdom and inspiration, drawing from our unique journeys to provide listeners with a practical roadmap to nurture their spiritual selves and lead more fulfilling lives. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/181 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:52:20

180. Heartfelt Mosaic Creations: An Artistic Journey

9/24/2023
In this episode, we chat with Kimberly Saunders of Most Alluring Elements and delve into the fascinating world of mosaic artistry. Kimberly shares her captivating journey, from discovering her passion for mosaics to the pivotal shift from hobbyist to thriving business owner. Discover the secrets behind developing a unique mosaic art style and the invaluable lessons learned from embracing failure along the way. We also explore the crucial decision-making process of participating in an event to showcase your creations. Learn how to maintain organizational efficiency within your creative business and gain insights into the art versus crafts discussion, helping you define your product identity. Plus, get valuable tips on pricing strategies for mosaic projects and a detailed look at the beautiful story behind her mosaic heart collection. Whether you’re an aspiring artist or a seasoned creator, this episode offers inspiration and advice for every step of your creative journey. Show notes: NacheSnow.com/180 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:45:00

179. How to Create a Second Brain or Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) System

9/17/2023
In this episode, Naché Snow delves into the creation of a digital Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) system, often referred to as your "second brain." Gain valuable insights to enhance productivity and memory. Uncover the powerful synergy between jotting down your thoughts and digital knowledge management, leading to more effective information retention. Naché underscores the significance of self-awareness and habit comprehension as the foundation for constructing your "second brain," emphasizing the importance of consistent digital data organization. Embark on a journey through real-life examples of email and web organization while discovering essential questions to tailor your system. Explore practical techniques for capturing, curating, and referencing content. Additionally, learn how to optimize your digital life with invaluable tips on Notion and leveraging popular phone apps. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/179 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:40:03

178. Essential Strategies for Branding Your Business

9/10/2023
In this episode, we're joined by a true creative powerhouse, Megan Gersch. Megan specializes in helping passionate businesses supercharge their success through the art of branding, website design, and conversion-driven marketing strategies. Naché and Megan delve deep into the world of creative entrepreneurship, offering invaluable insights and practical tips for businesses seeking to make a significant impact. From defining the essence of your brand to crafting visually stunning websites and boosting SEO, this conversation covers it all. Megan shares her expertise on the benefits of using Showit for web design, the importance of website accessibility, and effective SEO techniques. She also sheds light on the pivotal role of consistency in branding and offers valuable tips on making the most of your brand guide. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur looking to establish your brand or a seasoned pro aiming to enhance your online presence, this episode is a treasure trove of knowledge. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/178 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:47:29

177. How to Shift from Surviving Your Days to Thriving (Finally!)

9/3/2023
Do you constantly feel overwhelmed and unproductive? Is your calendar filled, but progress still lacking? Tune in as productivity expert Naché Snow shares her proven time management tips to help you take control. In this podcast episode, Naché will explain the power of properly identifying your top priorities and goals to focus your time and energy. Learn how to analyze your current schedule and pinpoint where your hours are actually going each day. You’ll discover Naché's methods for reallocating time based on what matters most to you. She provides tips for efficient daily planning, including batching similar tasks and leveraging notetaking apps to stay organized. Naché will also reveal how to avoid procrastination through immediate implementation and reasonable goal-setting. Discover why scheduling rest is essential for productivity. Whether you’re an overwhelmed entrepreneur or simply seeking life balance, Nache offers suggestions for creating an effective personalized schedule. If you’re ready to move from calendar chaos to purposeful productivity, this episode will provide the tactical time management framework you need. Tune in now to gain clarity, structure, and control. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/177 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on MilanoteNotion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:27:47

176. From Baking Passion to Multi-Six Figure Business

8/27/2023
Joining us this week on the Studio 78 Podcast is Jen Morris, the co-founder of Morris School of Business and Financial Freedom and former co-owner of Cupcakeology—a multi-six-figure cupcake business. Jen Morris went from baking lover to multi-six-figure cupcake business owner to impactful business coach. In this podcast episode, Jen shares the origin story of her cupcake company, the power of branding and press coverage, overcoming adversity and bankruptcy, and transitioning to coaching entrepreneurs. Listeners will learn Jen's insights on continuous learning, avoiding overconfidence traps, and maintaining financial freedom while growing a business. Her inspiring story of determination, innovation, and adaptability provides invaluable lessons for aspiring entrepreneurs. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/176 Support The Podcast Skillshare course on Milanote Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:52:37

175. Elevate Your Everyday: The Physical Wellness Wake-Up Call

8/20/2023
Discover the keys to Physical Wellness with Naché and LaKaye as they dive into physical, mental, and nutritional health on the Studio 78 Podcast. Learn simple yet impactful ways to incorporate mindful movement, balanced nutrition, better sleep, and meditation into your routine. Get insights on the benefits of being active outdoors, establishing a bedtime routine, and maintaining healthy habits on the go. Our hosts also share their favorite joyful finds, from businesses to products, that have brought them joy this summer. Whether you want to start an exercise regimen, improve your diet, or simply show your body and mind some love, this episode will motivate and empower you. Tune in for a thoughtful discussion on listening to your body’s needs, finding time for fitness in busy schedules, and pursuing overall well-being. Discover practical tips to boost your physical wellness journey through movement, nutrition, rest, and mindfulness. As always, chat with your doctor and conduct research before doing anything that will impact your health. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/175 (lots of good links!) Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:57:52

174. Designing Across Borders: Navigating Business Abroad and Building a Multidisciplinary Design Studio

8/13/2023
In this episode, I delve into the captivating journey of Ashley and Michelle Nelson, the visionary founders behind Wanderlust Aesthetic Design Studio. With an unwavering commitment to enhancing and beautifying spaces globally, this multidisciplinary design studio has captured the hearts of design enthusiasts everywhere. Tune in as I explore their origin stories, the inception of their studio, and tips for learning a new language when moving abroad. The Nelsons also share stories and insights into their design work, creative inspirations, and passion for enhancing spaces. This fascinating discussion provides an inside look at the visionaries behind Wanderlust Studio and their continued commitment to beautiful design. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/174 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersFloDesk tonewsletter

Duration:00:50:45

173. Slay Your Goals: Passion, Finance, & Newsletters

8/6/2023
In this episode of the Studio 78 podcast, host Naché discusses three key topics. First, she explores how to make time for the things you love and take action on your goals. Next, she highlights the importance of having a financial strategy and provides tips to help you meet your goals. Finally, Naché answers a listener's question on how to make newsletters more effective. Tune in to gain valuable insights and practical advice to help you achieve your goals and maximize your time. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/173 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse JournalnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:34:42

172. Manifest Your Dreams: A Guide to Crafting Vision Boards

7/30/2023
Welcome to this empowering and transformative podcast episode, where I'm joined again by the incredible Monique Malcolm of Take Tiny Action. Get ready to discover the secret to unlocking your vision anytime, not just during the new year! Gain clarity for the upcoming quarter, six months, or year with the power of vision boards. This episode is packed with practical tips to make your vision board experience truly impactful. We'll explore both analog and digital vision board ideas, and Monique will walk you through essential steps to take before you start. Learn how to align your vision board with your goals, ensuring it becomes a powerful tool to manifest your dreams. But that's not all—discover the best tools to make your vision board journey seamless and effective. And have you ever considered hosting a vision board party? Monique and I reveal how to make these gatherings a catalyst for transformation and empowerment. But wait, there's more! We dive deep into the vital topic of fear—learn how to conquer it and unleash your ability to dream big, embracing boundless possibilities. Are you ready to take control of your destiny and design a life you truly desire? This episode will leave you inspired and equipped, igniting your manifestation journey with newfound confidence. Don't miss out on this empowering conversation with Monique Malcolm. Tune in now and embark on a life-changing adventure towards manifesting your dreams! Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/172 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:57:18

171. Building a Successful Surface Pattern Design Business

7/23/2023
Step into the captivating world of a surface pattern designer, where art comes to life on everyday products like fabrics, notebooks, apparel, and more! In this episode, we dive deep into the fascinating career journey of the talented Elizabeth Silver, a true maestro of patterns and design. Elizabeth’s story is one of creativity and ambition, and we explore the pivotal moment when she made the bold decision to leave the bustling streets of New York City for the charms of North Carolina. Discover how she paved the way for this life-changing move and what it meant for her blossoming career. In this engrossing conversation, Elizabeth generously shares her secrets to success, delving into her diversified income streams as an art freelancer, licensing her extraordinary artwork, and empowering others as a skilled business teacher. Tune in as she offers valuable insights on effective marketing strategies, focusing on key aspects during the initial stages of her venture and her remarkable journey of creating and launching a successful course. Whether you’re an aspiring surface pattern designer or a creative entrepreneur seeking inspiration, Elizabeth’s wisdom and experiences will leave you empowered and eager to embark on your own artistic endeavors. Get ready to explore the world of surface patterns and discover the art of building a thriving career in this specialized field! Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/171 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:49:19

170. Tips and Strategies for Maintaining Digital Wellness

7/17/2023
This episode discusses the need for individuals to establish boundaries with technology to maintain healthy relationships. Naché and LaKaye share their experiences and insights on navigating the world of technology while also nurturing their creativity. Throughout the episode, Naché and LaKaye discuss their experiences with technology and creativity. Naché, described as both a tech enthusiast and a tactile person, shares how she finds a balance between these seemingly contrasting aspects of her personality. She enjoys updating her technology and exploring the latest apps but also values unplugging and engaging in traditional activities like journaling and crafting. This serves as a reminder that technology and creativity are not mutually exclusive, and finding a balance between them is possible. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/170 Store: DreamsPlansIdeas.com Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:01:06:22

169. Building a Community for Black Women: The Birth of Ìpàdé

7/9/2023
In this episode, we chat with Elizabeth Gay, the founder of Ìpàdé, an event and meeting space designed specifically for Black women and femmes of color. Elizabeth discusses how Ìpàdé came to be, from the initial idea to securing a physical location. She emphasizes the importance of flexibility and the willingness to adapt the vision for Ìpàdé based on the evolving needs of the business and the space. Opening the first space in 2022 allowed her to realize the growing demand for a larger event space as people began coming together more frequently. This realization prompted her to make the necessary changes and adjustments to the original vision of Ìpàdé. Tune in to learn more about Elizabeth's inspiring entrepreneurial journey and the importance of creating inclusive spaces for marginalized communities. Show notes: nachesnow.com/169 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:56:26

168. Q1 Review, Q2 Goals, Home Decor, and Must-Read Books

3/19/2023
Are you ready for some serious motivation and inspiration? Then you won’t want to miss this episode of Studio 78 Podcast! Hosts Nache Snow and LaKaye Mbah are here to share their personal and business wins for the first quarter of the year, including some pretty impressive home decor purchases they’ve made. But that’s not all – they’re also diving into their quarter-two goals and discussing how they plan to crush them. From creative projects to business ventures, these two ladies know how to set and achieve goals like champs. And if you’re looking for reading recommendations to help you on your personal and business journey, Nache' and LaKaye have got you covered. They’re sharing some books on entrepreneurship, personal growth, and history on their reading list. So whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur or just looking to level up your personal development, this episode of Studio 78 is a must-listen. Get ready to be inspired, motivated, and ready to conquer whatever goals you set for yourself! SHOW NOTES: NacheSnow.com/168 Support The Podcast Leave a voice message Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:01:00:15

167. Maximize Your Social Media Presence: Tips from a Pro

3/12/2023
In this episode of the Studio 78 Podcast, Nache Snow chats with Gabriella Layne, the founder of Strut Communications, a social media agency. Gabriella shares her journey to becoming a social media manager and provides insights on increasing visibility and growing your following on social media. As a seasoned social media manager, Gabriella breaks down the role's responsibilities and provides tips on determining when it's the right time to hire a social media manager for your business. Additionally, she offers advice on how to effectively vet potential social media managers before bringing them on board. You will also gain valuable insights on creating an editorial calendar and how to hold yourself accountable when publishing on social media. Gabriella emphasizes the benefits of developing a flexible system that's easy to follow to maximize efficiency and effectiveness. Wrapping up the episode, Gabriella shares her top three social media platforms and provides advice on finding your style and growing your social media presence. Tune in to this episode to learn from Gabriella's expertise and gain valuable insights into social media management. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/167 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse JournalnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:56:59

166. Turning a Lifelong Love for Thrifting into a Profitable Business

3/5/2023
Get ready to be inspired by Anna and Julie, two of the three Korean-American founders behind Unni’s Closet in Washington, DC. They’re here to share their incredible journey into the world of selling quality second-hand clothing via pop-up shops. In this episode, you’ll hear Julie’s story about her first t-shirt-selling side hustle, Untitled, and how it led to the birth of Unni’s Closet. Julie and Anna will take you behind the scenes of Unni’s Closet, discussing the gap they’re trying to fill in the second-hand marketplace and how they manage their inventory to provide a variety of affordable and quality second-hand clothing. But it’s about more than just the business side of things. Julie and Anna will also share how they started thrifting, their mindset when searching for quality pieces, and some tips on making the most of your thrifting experience. And if you’re interested in sustainable fashion or starting your own vintage clothing business, you won’t want to miss the part where they talk about how they organically marketed the brand. From the meaning behind the name Unni’s Closet to their approach to dividing the profits, you’ll get a firsthand look at what it takes to succeed in the world of sustainable fashion. So sit back, relax, and get ready to be inspired by these remarkable entrepreneurs! Show Notes: nachesnow.com/166 Support The Podcast Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessLife Cleanse Journalnotebooks and plannersnewsletterFloDesk

Duration:00:59:28

165. Goal-Setting That Works: Three Key Tips to Make Your Dreams a Reality

2/26/2023
Are you feeling lost and uncertain about how to achieve your goals? In this episode of The Studio 78 Podcast, Nache' Snow breaks down the top three things you can do to achieve your goals and live purpose-driven lives. From setting SMART goals to cultivating a growth mindset, she's sharing practical tips and examples to help you stay motivated and focused on your journey toward success. So, if you're ready to take your life to the next level, have a listen! Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/165 Store: DreamsPlansIdeas.com

Duration:00:20:19

164. From Fear to Action: A Guide to Conquering Your Fears

2/19/2023
In this episode, we welcome Monique Malcolm, author of "Don't Let Fear Have All the Fun," a self-help book that helps readers overcome their fears and achieve their goals. Monique shares her personal journey of creating the Fear Guide in 2018, which led to her getting speaking engagements and writing the book. She explains why and how she wrote and published her book, which she designed like a workbook. Monique also emphasizes the importance of clarity and taking action and offers tips on taking the first step toward your dreams. She stresses the significance of celebrating small victories and the benefits of having a support system, or as she calls it, a "cheer squad." Monique reminds us that failure is essential for growth and highlights the high cost of letting fear paralyze you. Tune in to this insightful episode to learn how to overcome your fears and live your best life. Snow Notes: NacheSnow.com/164

Duration:00:55:15

163. From Self-Discovery to Success: A Self-Taught Illustrator’s Journey

2/12/2023
In this episode of the Studio 78 Podcast, we welcome Kelsie Dayna Kalohi, a talented Illustrator and Artist from Honolulu, Hawaii. With roots deeply rooted in her local upbringing, Kelsie’s work brings fun and joy to everyday life. Although not traditionally trained, Kelsie has always been driven by the power of art as a source of expression. We’ll explore Kelsie’s journey as an artist, her artistic style, and how she balances motherhood with her creative pursuits, even during the pandemic. We’ll also delve into the challenges of overcoming imposter syndrome, diversifying income streams, and the process behind her stunning murals. And to wrap things up, we’ll hear Kelsie’s tips and tricks for Instagram marketing. Join us as we get inspired by Kelsie’s story and the magic behind her work. Show Note: NacheSnow.com/163

Duration:00:37:58