Emily, (emilyworden.com) started eThreads.com, a custom handbag business, in 2006. Based out of Somerville, she started Ferocious Friends, a cat toy business, in 2012. She received her MBA in 2008 and specializes in writing, consulting, and strategy for solopreneurs and businesses alike. She’s the author of “Crafter Corp: How to Turn Your Handmade Hobby into Big Business” (March 2014).
An essential class for artists and crafters who are serious about turning their hobby into a successful business. Learn secret strategies to gain exposure and increase sales including: super sleuth social media strategy, targeting influential people, and writing effective press releases. Prerequisites include passion and determination. Bring something to take notes on – you’ll use it!