Category Archives: Business


Newsletters: Where it’s at!

Newsletters are the new black. You know how you log into your favorite social media site and start mindlessly scrolling and you see the same posts over and over again? And you never see posts […]

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Friendship Day

Friendship Day is August 6th. Friends are a valuable asset and we all have those friends who are always there for us. This day is not really a thing in the USA but I really […]

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Small Business Documentary Sessions

Why does my small business need a documentary session? “I’ve got product photos on my website, what more do I need?” Does this sound like you or someone you know with a small business? Most […]

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Giving Back

I’m going green this month but not for St. Patrick’s Day. I spend a lot of time outdoors between my running and photography. I love spending time in nature whether it’s in my own backyard […]

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New in 2017: Portraits

Portraits are coming! Portraits are coming! This year I am planning to add portraits to my mix of offerings. I don’t have a timeline for this yet, as I need to build up a good […]

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Book Review: How to Sell Art

My business book for January was How to Sell Art by J. Jason Horejs. I give it 4 out of 5 stars. The book was 207 pages but an easy read. I read it in […]

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2016 Reading List

I love reading. Reading gives me a way to relax and escape the demands of the real world. My goal for 2016 is to read 55 books. I hope to read five per month, which […]

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2016 Business Goals

January is a time for resolutions. But I prefer goals. I have never been good at making, and keeping resolutions. I do think it’s always a good idea to think about and reflect on the […]

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Goodbye 2015

As 2015 comes to a close I am reflecting back over everything that has happened and all that I have accomplished this year. I have been working hard this year to open shop on January […]

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Business Opening Soon

As the end of the year draws near so does the official launch of my business, J Volden Photography. I have been working towards opening a business for about two or three years but really […]

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