Studio 78: Ignite Your Passion, Amplify Productivity, Achieve Success

Nache Snow

The Studio 78 podcast celebrates the journeys of creative women making time for their passion and creating waves in the entrepreneurial world. These inspiring women have transformed their passions into thriving full and part-time businesses. Beyond business, Studio 78 explores the pursuit of personal passions. Naché Snow engages with guests to discuss productivity tips, wellness, and the tools necessary to prioritize creativity in our busy lives. Uncover the practical advice and actionable steps to empower you to make time for your passions while pursuing your entrepreneurial dreams. With Naché Snow—a multi-passionate career woman and entrepreneur—as your guide, embark on a transformative journey. Gain the tools and motivation to pursue what you've always wanted. Have a topic you'd like covered? Go to NacheSnow.com/studio78. read less
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Episodes

182. From Artisan to Wholesale Maven: The Handmade Journey
Oct 9 2023
182. From Artisan to Wholesale Maven: The Handmade Journey
n this episode, we sit down with Marlo Miyashiro, a multi-talented artist and entrepreneur with a diverse skill set, including jewelry crafting, teaching, and consulting emerging artists. As the co-owner and managing director of The Handmade Showroom and Bezel & Kiln, two establishments in a downtown Seattle mall, Marlo brings a wealth of experience. Learn from Marlo the significance of self-education in entrepreneurship and gain insights into successfully navigating the intricate landscape of wholesale. Discover how she weathered the pandemic storm and continued to grow her business. We also dive into pricing strategies, invaluable tradeshow tips, and effective inventory management techniques. Whether you’re a fellow artist looking to elevate your craft or an aspiring business owner seeking inspiration, Marlo’s wisdom and expertise offer invaluable guidance. Take advantage of Marlo’s valuable marketing insights and her perspective on the power of accepting help in your journey to success. This episode is a treasure trove of creativity, entrepreneurship, and empowerment—a must-listen for anyone looking to make their mark in art and business. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/182 Support The Podcast COURSES: Check out my new Skillshare course on Milanote!FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
181. Spiritual Wellness Explored: Practices for a Fulfilling Creative Life
Oct 1 2023
181. Spiritual Wellness Explored: Practices for a Fulfilling Creative Life
In this episode of the Studio 78 Podcast, we embark on a journey into the realm of spiritual wellness, with a strong emphasis on self-discovery and related practices. Our exploration begins by defining spiritual wellness, steering clear of religious boundaries, and focusing on a broader sense of purpose and connection with the world around us. We delve deep into uncovering our life’s purpose and what brings us joy, systematically breaking down the key components of spiritual wellness along the way. Tune in for an engaging discussion where we explore our personal spiritual practices, from the powerful tool of journaling for spiritual growth to our experiences with volunteering. Additionally, we’ll recommend some compelling books to support you in your quest for spiritual wellness. This episode weaves together wisdom and inspiration, drawing from our unique journeys to provide listeners with a practical roadmap to nurture their spiritual selves and lead more fulfilling lives. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/181 Support The Podcast COURSES: Check out my new Skillshare course on Milanote!FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
180. Heartfelt Mosaic Creations: An Artistic Journey
Sep 24 2023
180. Heartfelt Mosaic Creations: An Artistic Journey
In this episode, we chat with Kimberly Saunders of Most Alluring Elements and delve into the fascinating world of mosaic artistry. Kimberly shares her captivating journey, from discovering her passion for mosaics to the pivotal shift from hobbyist to thriving business owner. Discover the secrets behind developing a unique mosaic art style and the invaluable lessons learned from embracing failure along the way. We also explore the crucial decision-making process of participating in an event to showcase your creations. Learn how to maintain organizational efficiency within your creative business and gain insights into the art versus crafts discussion, helping you define your product identity. Plus, get valuable tips on pricing strategies for mosaic projects and a detailed look at the beautiful story behind her mosaic heart collection. Whether you’re an aspiring artist or a seasoned creator, this episode offers inspiration and advice for every step of your creative journey. Show notes: NacheSnow.com/180 Support The Podcast COURSES: Check out my new Skillshare course on Milanote!FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
178. Essential Strategies for Branding Your Business
Sep 10 2023
178. Essential Strategies for Branding Your Business
In this episode, we're joined by a true creative powerhouse, Megan Gersch. Megan specializes in helping passionate businesses supercharge their success through the art of branding, website design, and conversion-driven marketing strategies. Naché and Megan delve deep into the world of creative entrepreneurship, offering invaluable insights and practical tips for businesses seeking to make a significant impact. From defining the essence of your brand to crafting visually stunning websites and boosting SEO, this conversation covers it all. Megan shares her expertise on the benefits of using Showit for web design, the importance of website accessibility, and effective SEO techniques. She also sheds light on the pivotal role of consistency in branding and offers valuable tips on making the most of your brand guide. Whether you're a budding entrepreneur looking to establish your brand or a seasoned pro aiming to enhance your online presence, this episode is a treasure trove of knowledge. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/178 Support The Podcast COURSES: Check out my new Skillshare course on Milanote!FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
177. How to Shift from Surviving Your Days to Thriving (Finally!)
Sep 3 2023
177. How to Shift from Surviving Your Days to Thriving (Finally!)
Do you constantly feel overwhelmed and unproductive? Is your calendar filled, but progress still lacking? Tune in as productivity expert Naché Snow shares her proven time management tips to help you take control. In this podcast episode, Naché will explain the power of properly identifying your top priorities and goals to focus your time and energy. Learn how to analyze your current schedule and pinpoint where your hours are actually going each day. You’ll discover Naché's methods for reallocating time based on what matters most to you. She provides tips for efficient daily planning, including batching similar tasks and leveraging notetaking apps to stay organized. Naché will also reveal how to avoid procrastination through immediate implementation and reasonable goal-setting. Discover why scheduling rest is essential for productivity. Whether you’re an overwhelmed entrepreneur or simply seeking life balance, Nache offers suggestions for creating an effective personalized schedule. If you’re ready to move from calendar chaos to purposeful productivity, this episode will provide the tactical time management framework you need. Tune in now to gain clarity, structure, and control. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/177 Support The Podcast COURSES: Check out my new Skillshare course on Milanote!FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
175. Elevate Your Everyday: The Physical Wellness Wake-Up Call
Aug 20 2023
175. Elevate Your Everyday: The Physical Wellness Wake-Up Call
Discover the keys to Physical Wellness with Naché and LaKaye as they dive into physical, mental, and nutritional health on the Studio 78 Podcast. Learn simple yet impactful ways to incorporate mindful movement, balanced nutrition, better sleep, and meditation into your routine. Get insights on the benefits of being active outdoors, establishing a bedtime routine, and maintaining healthy habits on the go. Our hosts also share their favorite joyful finds, from businesses to products, that have brought them joy this summer. Whether you want to start an exercise regimen, improve your diet, or simply show your body and mind some love, this episode will motivate and empower you. Tune in for a thoughtful discussion on listening to your body’s needs, finding time for fitness in busy schedules, and pursuing overall well-being. Discover practical tips to boost your physical wellness journey through movement, nutrition, rest, and mindfulness. As always, chat with your doctor and conduct research before doing anything that will impact your health. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/175 (lots of good links!) Support The Podcast FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
172. Manifest Your Dreams: A Guide to Crafting Vision Boards
Jul 31 2023
172. Manifest Your Dreams: A Guide to Crafting Vision Boards
Welcome to this empowering and transformative podcast episode, where I'm joined again by the incredible Monique Malcolm of Take Tiny Action. Get ready to discover the secret to unlocking your vision anytime, not just during the new year! Gain clarity for the upcoming quarter, six months, or year with the power of vision boards. This episode is packed with practical tips to make your vision board experience truly impactful. We'll explore both analog and digital vision board ideas, and Monique will walk you through essential steps to take before you start. Learn how to align your vision board with your goals, ensuring it becomes a powerful tool to manifest your dreams. But that's not all—discover the best tools to make your vision board journey seamless and effective. And have you ever considered hosting a vision board party? Monique and I reveal how to make these gatherings a catalyst for transformation and empowerment. But wait, there's more! We dive deep into the vital topic of fear—learn how to conquer it and unleash your ability to dream big, embracing boundless possibilities. Are you ready to take control of your destiny and design a life you truly desire? This episode will leave you inspired and equipped, igniting your manifestation journey with newfound confidence. Don't miss out on this empowering conversation with Monique Malcolm. Tune in now and embark on a life-changing adventure towards manifesting your dreams! Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/172 Support The Podcast FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
171. Building a Successful Surface Pattern Design Business
Jul 23 2023
171. Building a Successful Surface Pattern Design Business
Step into the captivating world of a surface pattern designer, where art comes to life on everyday products like fabrics, notebooks, apparel, and more! In this episode, we dive deep into the fascinating career journey of the talented Elizabeth Silver, a true maestro of patterns and design. Elizabeth’s story is one of creativity and ambition, and we explore the pivotal moment when she made the bold decision to leave the bustling streets of New York City for the charms of North Carolina. Discover how she paved the way for this life-changing move and what it meant for her blossoming career. In this engrossing conversation, Elizabeth generously shares her secrets to success, delving into her diversified income streams as an art freelancer, licensing her extraordinary artwork, and empowering others as a skilled business teacher. Tune in as she offers valuable insights on effective marketing strategies, focusing on key aspects during the initial stages of her venture and her remarkable journey of creating and launching a successful course. Whether you’re an aspiring surface pattern designer or a creative entrepreneur seeking inspiration, Elizabeth’s wisdom and experiences will leave you empowered and eager to embark on your own artistic endeavors. Get ready to explore the world of surface patterns and discover the art of building a thriving career in this specialized field! Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/171 Support The Podcast FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
168. Q1 Review,  Q2 Goals, Home Decor, and Must-Read Books
Mar 19 2023
168. Q1 Review, Q2 Goals, Home Decor, and Must-Read Books
Are you ready for some serious motivation and inspiration? Then you won’t want to miss this episode of Studio 78 Podcast! Hosts Nache Snow and LaKaye Mbah are here to share their personal and business wins for the first quarter of the year, including some pretty impressive home decor purchases they’ve made. But that’s not all – they’re also diving into their quarter-two goals and discussing how they plan to crush them. From creative projects to business ventures, these two ladies know how to set and achieve goals like champs. And if you’re looking for reading recommendations to help you on your personal and business journey, Nache' and LaKaye have got you covered. They’re sharing some books on entrepreneurship, personal growth, and history on their reading list. So whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur or just looking to level up your personal development, this episode of Studio 78 is a must-listen. Get ready to be inspired, motivated, and ready to conquer whatever goals you set for yourself! SHOW NOTES: NacheSnow.com/168 Support The Podcast SPEAKPIPE: Leave a voice message! FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
167. Maximize Your Social Media Presence: Tips from a Pro
Mar 12 2023
167. Maximize Your Social Media Presence: Tips from a Pro
In this episode of the Studio 78 Podcast, Nache Snow chats with Gabriella Layne, the founder of Strut Communications, a social media agency. Gabriella shares her journey to becoming a social media manager and provides insights on increasing visibility and growing your following on social media. As a seasoned social media manager, Gabriella breaks down the role's responsibilities and provides tips on determining when it's the right time to hire a social media manager for your business. Additionally, she offers advice on how to effectively vet potential social media managers before bringing them on board. You will also gain valuable insights on creating an editorial calendar and how to hold yourself accountable when publishing on social media. Gabriella emphasizes the benefits of developing a flexible system that's easy to follow to maximize efficiency and effectiveness. Wrapping up the episode, Gabriella shares her top three social media platforms and provides advice on finding your style and growing your social media presence. Tune in to this episode to learn from Gabriella's expertise and gain valuable insights into social media management. Show Notes: NacheSnow.com/167 Support The Podcast FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.
166. Turning a Lifelong Love for Thrifting into a Profitable Business
Mar 6 2023
166. Turning a Lifelong Love for Thrifting into a Profitable Business
Get ready to be inspired by Anna and Julie, two of the three Korean-American founders behind Unni’s Closet in Washington, DC. They’re here to share their incredible journey into the world of selling quality second-hand clothing via pop-up shops. In this episode, you’ll hear Julie’s story about her first t-shirt-selling side hustle, Untitled, and how it led to the birth of Unni’s Closet. Julie and Anna will take you behind the scenes of Unni’s Closet, discussing the gap they’re trying to fill in the second-hand marketplace and how they manage their inventory to provide a variety of affordable and quality second-hand clothing. But it’s about more than just the business side of things. Julie and Anna will also share how they started thrifting, their mindset when searching for quality pieces, and some tips on making the most of your thrifting experience. And if you’re interested in sustainable fashion or starting your own vintage clothing business, you won’t want to miss the part where they talk about how they organically marketed the brand. From the meaning behind the name Unni’s Closet to their approach to dividing the profits, you’ll get a firsthand look at what it takes to succeed in the world of sustainable fashion. So sit back, relax, and get ready to be inspired by these remarkable entrepreneurs! Show Notes: nachesnow.com/166 Support The Podcast FREE TEMPLATE: Notion for Entrepreneurs, How I Organize My Life and BusinessTHE WORKBOOK: It’s time to take care of you. Get The Life Cleanse Journal to reevaluate what’s important to you.DIGITAL NOTEBOOKS: I heart Goodnotes. I’ve created some notebooks and planners for you to try out.NEWSLETTER: I send my newsletter out using FloDesk because of their easy-to-use automations.