All my tried-and-true methods, secrets, and lessons learned from 3 years of running a freelance design business. Like an MBA, but with more video content ;) 

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Business, Personal Development

Ah, summer. The birds are chirping, the sun is blazing, and if you’re in New York City, the streets smell like urine. “The best time of the year“, they said. “Summer will be great“, they said. Buuuuut, the people who said that don’t run businesses, I bet. In my experience, summer is a notoriously stressful […]

Meanwhile, backstage....

i'm sarah kleist.

I'm an actor, vocalist, brand builder and website designer—I know, it gets wild around here.

Long story short, I started my design & marketing business in a desperate attempt to satiate my creative boredom at the beginning of the pandemic, but when word got out, my business blew up into a whole thing! Now, I split my time between brand & website design for creative entrepreneurs and performing in theatrical productions around the country.

Whether you're an entrepreneur, freelancer, performing artist, or just a nosy Nancy on the internet, I created this blog as a resource for a few things I've learned along the way.

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