Craft Inc: The Ultimate Guide to Turning Your Creative Hobby into a Successful Business By Meg Mateo Ilasco Chronicle Books There are lots of things to think about when starting up a new business, such as: What will you be selling? How will you market it? What will your profit margin look like? How will you distribute your product? … The list goes on. Ideas are great, but putting them into action takes planning and motivation. Which is where Craft Inc: The Ultimate Guide to Turning Your Creative Hobby into a Successful Business (Chronicle Books) comes in. Author Meg Mateo Ilasco, has just released her revised edition of Craft Inc, excerpted here, where she answers the questions above and many more. And as part of her book launch, she has an exciting contest question for you:
If you could start a crafting business tomorrow, what would it be?
To enter our Craft Inc contest, simply answer this question in our CRAFT comments (not Facebook) section below. Prizes: 1 lucky grand-prize winner will be able to discuss their business idea with Ilasco in a 30-minute phone conversation! Plus she/he will receive a copy of Craft Inc. The 4 runners-up will also receive a copy of Craft Inc. There will be 5 winners total (1 grand prize winner and 4 runners-up). All winners are chosen at random. Deadline: The contest ends November 18, 2011 at noon (pst). But wait! That’s not all. Make sure to check in with us next Monday for our exclusive CRAFT interview with Ilasco. And good luck!