On March 10, 2020, my peers and I started making plans to cancel events and think about what we would do if we had to close our businesses. It seemed so far-fetched but it was happening, and we were determined to keep one another encouraged and as successful as possible.
In 2020, Covid-19 completely altered the way that vendors and shoppers can engage. Now, Carrie Nardini, the founder of I Made It! Market and the Neighborhood Flea, is working towards ways to keep supporting artists and encouraging folks to shop small.
“One of the things we don’t do well as entrepreneurs is giving ourselves the grace to say, ‘This doesn’t have to be perfect,’ or, ‘I can give this to someone else and release some control,’” says Shannon Gregg. Four eforever members share how COVID-19 is reimagining their businesses and homes and how they’re ultimately giving themselves the grace to run both during COVID-19.
When Shawna Solomon styles professional women, she doesn’t just create their physical look—she fashions their whole brand. Shawna refines an image for her clients’ persona, helping them step fully into their confidence to earn the clients and income they desire.