Ponno Ponderings — Business

Creating Space in 2022

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Creating Space in 2022

In January, I took some time off to avoid a mental breakdown. This post explores how that went and why it's important to put your mental health first.

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Wholesale Tips for Artists

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Wholesale Tips for Artists

I'm in a unique position because I'm both an artist and a shop owner. Meaning I buy for my shop and I sell my prints to other shops. This has given me some good perspective into the wholesale process and I thought I'd share some tips / lessons I've learned along the way in case you're considering selling your products to shops. These are just tips from a real life buyer (me) – not hard or fast rules. Make the process your own and don't feel like you have to follow my advice to do it properly. Do what works for you! ...

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Why I quit (and then returned to) my day job

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Why I quit (and then returned to) my day job

Over the years, many have asked me why / how I quit my job at Google and why / how I returned. Here's the story.

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2020 and the Year of Refinement

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2020 and the Year of Refinement

Each year I designate a word to be my guiding light for the year.

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The PonnoPlace is Happening

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The PonnoPlace is Happening

This week, I put down a deposit on a storefront rental space! It's just about the cutest thing – 550 square feet of SPACE that will be MINE! 

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