Why Side Hustles Matter
Dannie Lynn

Truthfully, each of us started as some form of part time entrepreneur or “side hustler.” We were college students looking for a way to make a little extra money. We were mothers and fathers who decided to turn our hobby into something that provided supplemental income. We were career professionals who wanted to be able to pay for our expensive travel hobby (ahem, that’s me).

To Outsource or Not to Outsource?
Melissa Jill

If you’re a professional wedding photographer, sooner or later you’re going to have to answer this question: Should I be designing my clients’ albums myself, or should I be outsourcing this part of my workflow to someone else?

How I Learned to Work Well Alongside Anxiety and Depression
Ashlyn Carter

Hustle. It tends to be a rally-cry for the creative tribe. But to be honest, hustle didn’t work for me.

Instead, I’ve learned I want to work as a creative small business owner from a place of rest, not hustle.

And I believe it’s possible.

New Tuesdays Together Cities: Playa del Carmen, Sacramento and Cincinnati
Krista Jones

If we’re missing it’s probably because we’re visiting a few of our newest TuesdaysTogether cities. How could we not? The beaches of Playa del Carmen, the coffee shops of Sacramento and the colorful houses in Cincinnati are calling our names…

How to Tell the Story of Your Business
Lauren Carnes

We all want the opportunity to share our stories – and as creatives, we have great stories to share! Maybe you’re opening a new company that fills a need in your city, maybe you’re launching a new product, or maybe you’re creating a campaign that will impact others beyond your brand. You know there is something special there, but you don’t know how to tell it to the masses.

Choosing Intentional Business Values
Rachel Green

A strong brand is all about creating a genuine connection between your brand and your audience. It’s about finding what makes you unique and communicating that to your customers + clients through a powerful visual brand. But developing that strong brand comes from first developing a strong foundation, which means taking time to establish things like your mission, message, and values.

Dialoguing Depression
Leah "Lou" Zorn

Depression cares little for boundaries and more for your depth. Depression seeps into the corners of your mind and spirit and makes you question your worth, your greatness, your rationale, and your perspective. Most startlingly, depression is affecting more and more creatives and entrepreneurs: Those already self-motivated, self-aware, and self-made.

New Tuesdays Together Cities: London, Berkshires and Greensburg
Krista Jones

We love seeing Rising Tide grow in small towns! Meet some of our newest leaders in Ontario, the Berkshires and Greensburg, Pennsylvania! From music festivals to forests to cute little cafes, we’re excited to introduce you to a few new towns!

How BlogStomp Saves You Time

We all love making photographs – that’s why we got into this gig in the first place. But the 90% of our time we don’t spend shooting can be exhausting. We get it; we’ve been there. So anything that gets us out from behind the computer and back to what we truly want to be doing is a win, right? While we can’t make ALL your post-production labor go away, we can help make a couple of big tasks happen much faster.