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My 5 Small Business learnings so far.....

If you are new to your small business or are thinking about starting one, hopefully these learnings will help you with your new and exciting venture. During the New Zealand Covid-19 self-isolation here over the last few weeks, I have been reflecting on my small business and some of the lessons I have learnt since starting a side hustle in June 2018. Some are ones I wish I had done earlier and some are ones I am so glad I did from the start. SEPARATE YOUR EXPENSES Do it as soon as you start. I had my small business for...

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Do you need a Save-the-Date?

What are save the dates? Do you need one? These are some of the most common questions that we are asked by brides during the enquiry process, so here we break it down for you.

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How Dubsado has changed the game for me

As part of my word ‘grow’ this year, I have been intentional around investing in different areas of this small business to help The Paper Gazelle grow. Being a mum that juggle days with my son and days working each week, time is something that I never seem to have enough of. From balancing mum life, admin, website orders, social media and new projects to grow the business, I knew I needed a better system to manage and streamline my processes. I now use Dubsado for website enquiries, sending quotes, booking clients with contracts, timelines, payments, time tracking AND send...

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How to choose a wedding jacket

How to choose a wedding jacket

Are you planning to get married during Autumn, Winter or Spring? A hand-painted bespoke jacket might just be the perfect fashion addition for those cooler evenings. Here are 6 key jacket styles to help you find one that suits you and your wedding dress.

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