It’s been a little bit since I have posted here, and that’s a good and bad thing. Good thing, I’ve been incredibly busy! Bad thing: when you have an online based business, your Web site is your face, so I know I have to dedicate more time to updating these pages with recipes, events, and general fun things we have going on!Read More
One project can tick off multiple goals, which is why I am loving the import business so much. A main goal for starting this business was to promote economic development in Greece. Since the financial crisis has hit Greece, its been a horror show. Unemployment over 25%, youth and young unemployment near 50%, brain drain, loss of 18,000 state paid and educated doctors, and a plummeting birth rate.Read More
Most of you are following along, took a survey, and heard me speak in person about…olive oil! And here we are with…honey?Read More
There is a lot to learn when starting something new, and doubly so when its a business. You have the idea and concept, then putting that into motion requires the technical parts you have to put in place. Tax information, banking information, marketing, its a lot.
Which got me to thinking, just in the early going, how many businesses/organizations am I using for my business? And I was a little shocked to think of it that way.Read More
Almost a week in, and I sold out of what I had on hand. Trust me, its a fun email to send to my supplier: “Hey, I sold out just from word of mouth, send more!”Read More
This endeavor started for a lot of reasons, and we’ve learned a lot, getting into international commerce, learning a business, and trying to get this off the ground.
After nearly a year of work, we have (quietly) launched with out first product, honey from the Island of Crete in Greece.Read More