Tune in every Tuesday to hear fantastic photographers, designers, and entrepreneurs share their secrets to success with red-headed Katie and curly-haired Phil! The pair are co-owners of La Rousse Shoppe, home of the original La Rousse glass box designed for professional wedding and portrait photographers. Katie and Phil are both former school teachers who have since transitioned into lives of owning their photography studios, as well as running a number of online businesses on the side. This podcast serves as a source of inspiration along with real world action steps that you can take to make your own business as fulfilling and thriving as possible. So, what's YOUR secret?
WYS 039: "I Still Do" with Kel & Mel
Kel and Mel have a unique take on photographing couples! They shoot almost exclusively anniversary photos: one...two...or even ten years into marriage. The lovebirds have been married for 14 years and are dedicated to supporting ongoing affection, care, and time for both their own relationship as well as the couples they photograph.
Tune in to hear about their beautifully curated online shop, their "I Still Do" Project, and why it's important to continue documenting for years beyond the wedding day.
WYS 038: Starting Over
Chris is an extraordinary entrepreneur who seems to be able to create money out of nothing. He is a photographer, musician, Facebook ads guru, fantastic networker, mentor, and great dad/husband/man.
Listen in as he talks about what might be next for him as he leaves behind everything he knows.
WYS 037: Making it in New York as a Singer/ Songwriter
Joelle Lurie, or JoJo, as she's known in her band, is a tiny fireball of singing in New York City! After quitting her day job just a year ago and doing singing/performing full time in and around New York City, JoJo has moved into her own fantastic apartment in Brooklyn, contracted a huge job with the city working with kids, produced two albums, and is moving onward and upward! Listen on to hear how she did it.
WYS 036: A Look Back on 2016 with Katie & Phil
Welcome to the very first episode of 2017! Listen in on this conversation with Phil and I as we reflect back on 2016 and our hopes for 2017. We talk a little bit about personal resolutions, then dive right into what we are proud of with La Rousse Shoppe and business goals for the coming year.
WYS 035: Evolution of a Lifestyle Blog
Anne-Marie is Southern California based blogger, designer, and entrepreneur. Her blog, Anne-Marie Loves, has been live for 10 years and has evolved from a mostly scrapbooking-centered creative outlet to one that encompasses motherhood, DIY projects, cooking, decorating, and photography.
We talk about tips on staying consistent with long-term blogging, utilizing passive income topics like e-courses, monetizing her blog through sponsored posts, and turning 30!
WYS 034: An Etsy Veiled Beauty Queen
Kat Krafel is owner and designer and Boss Lady for Veiled Beauty, an Etsy shop specializing in wedding veils. She has watched her business grow slowly and steadily over the past 8 years and then explode in the past year. Listen in to find out what her secret was to the huge growth and what she has got in store for the future.
Love this podcast! It’s well-executed, and Kate and Phil do a great job finding people with interesting stuff to say. Highly recommend!
What’s your secret is a super informative and fun podcast for any and all creatives! Jam packed with information, inspiring young entrepreneurs! Keep it coming Phil & Katie ;)
Can't wait to listen to the next one!!
Great podcast series! Although I am not very artsy or creative myself, I love hearing how people find their passion and pursue it. I've recommended this podcast to several of my photographer & designer friends who have loved it too! Katie & Phil do an amazing job at getting such a variety of creative & successful people to share their stories and advice. Can't wait to listen to the next one!!