Please Change The Subject

Please Change The Subject

I love this famous quote that has been credited to numerous people from Mark Twain to Marie Curie: “I am sorry this is so long. I didn’t have time to make it shorter.” When it comes to emails, long messages are easy—the short, effective ones take more effort. As an entrepreneur, you need to know how

Raising What Women Get Paid

Raising What Women Get Paid

Dear Brilliant Woman, There’s a shocking new study on women and money, in the workplace: According to AAUW, women will get paid equally as the men (who do the same jobs as you)… (are you sitting down?) …in just another 124 years. That’s right women, we’re “just” another one hundred and

Good Clients vs. Bad Clients

Good Clients vs. Bad Clients

It's a no-brainer that providing excellent customer service is crucial to the growth of your business. But, have you considered how your level of customer service relates to the amount of fun you have working with some clients? You likely aren't as attentive to the ones who drive you crazy. The


Getting 140 different personalities to buy into my vision using my P.I.E. experience.

Getting 140 different personalities to buy into my vision using my P.I.E. technique. As I'm waiting around for several thousand RAW files to convert to JPEG so I can edit chapter two of the eight chapter sequences of the time-lapse project I wrote about here, I thought I'd write about my personal

Become a Contributor to The PhotoBizCoach Website

Do you have an opinion about the Photography Business? We are looking for regular contributors. If you got an opinion, read on. If you are interested in becoming a writer for the highly ranked and widely read photography business blog please let me know. Contact beate at photobizcoach and

Taking Life Head On

Today I want to share with you a secret that can help you change your life for the better right away instead of "someday." I've noticed that many of the readers of this blog are perfectly capable of handling photography assignments but struggle with finding a truly positive outlook. Our industry

Photography Forum: Free Workshops for #togs in NY

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OCTOBER 28 & 29 NYC THE TERMINAL WAREHOUSE 11TH AVE & WEST 28TH ST. NEW YORK CITY Shoot-NYC is an exciting and informative forum hosted by photographic industry leaders Broncolor and Hasselblad. This event features live interactive shooting sets incorporating the latest photographic

Photographers Curating Their Own Exhibits


Take a look at this quick article my friend Ruta Fox just sent me. While it's not new to have a bar or gallery exhibit a photographers work... what's new is that photographers are themselves taking turns curating it. Definitely Made Me Look and only in Australia. It's called the Camera Club. Click

Are You A Rockstar In The Photography Industry?


It's Time To Get Back To Business! I get it, it's not until Labor Day weekend in the US and the middle of September rolls around in Europe that we are ready to call it a summer. But , it's time to get back to business. I'll do what I can on my end to make this last quarter count for you. For my

Internet Etiquette and Free (Again)

What Does Free Have to Do With Internet Etiquette? During my daily read of the LA Times I came across this article that discusses how what you say on the internet can be used against you. Yes, you can get sued for slander and all kinds of other things - free speech or not. Take a look at the article