I’ll admit, when it came to running my handmade business,
organization was not my strong point. I loved the creating aspect and just
wanted to jump ahead and get started. When you look at the big picture of
tracking expenses, orders, inventory and sales, it can be overwhelming. If you
break each section down and set up a simple system that works for you, it will
make a new organizational habit easy to pick up.
Below is a printable pdf you can use to quickly jot down an order when it comes in. At a glance you’ll be able to total orders
from last month and it will help you determine how much work is ahead of you this month.
If you’re looking for more ways to stay organized, especially when it comes to craft fairs, check out our MAKE MORE MONEY AT CRAFT FAIRS – Staying on top of your Craft Fair Game option. I think you’ll love the whole book but there is the option for just the checklists. They include:
Printable Craft Fairs Spreadsheet
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