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If you are selling your work, then you have entered a woodworking dimension with added complexity and stress. If you would like to discuss with other professionally-minded woodworkers topics such as: estimating, taxes, insurance, record keeping, photography, brochures, jury applications, taking credit cards, finding skilled help, sales, marketing, and a host of other issues, then this is the Forum for you.

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Help with shipping quote

01-15-2013 11:01 AM by yellowtruck75

I am currently bidding on a job for a beautiful walnut buffet but I don’...

17 12-14-2013 02:06 AM
View pashley's profile

The Cheapest Add-On That Sells Products

12-12-2013 04:18 PM by pashley

The cheapest add-on to your products will cost you little, if anything, and p...

11 12-13-2013 01:56 PM
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Secrets to Marketing on the Internet (So Far)

12-10-2013 01:58 PM by pashley

Selling on the Internet? How to do it? Why do it? I share what I’ve ...

10 12-12-2013 11:57 AM
View Tennessee's profile

My somewhat successful method of sales

11-13-2013 07:54 PM by Tennessee

For those of us past the gift stage, we always struggle on the best method of...

15 12-12-2013 03:44 AM
View pashley's profile

The Secret on What to Build

12-06-2013 02:38 PM by pashley

Every woodworker that wants to make a living (or at least, some nice side inc...

23 12-10-2013 12:56 AM
View pashley's profile

Charge More!

12-04-2013 03:19 PM by pashley

In my latest ShopNotes blog post, I explore why sometimes you need to charge ...

50 12-08-2013 12:36 AM
View rhett's profile

When they're gone, they're gone...

12-01-2013 08:47 PM by rhett

Posting this on the only two forums I visit. Check my site, I’m clea...

4 12-04-2013 04:00 PM
View Withers's profile

Looking For an Apprenticeship

12-02-2013 01:43 PM by Withers

Recently, I have truly figured out what i want to do with my life. I want to ...

8 12-03-2013 02:35 PM
View Don's profile

Have you ever built a 'minbar'?

11-19-2013 05:44 PM by Don

A client contacted me and asked if I could build a ‘chair with step...

3 11-19-2013 07:06 PM
View Loren's profile

anybody in Los Angeles want to make pistol grips?

11-13-2013 11:39 PM by Loren

A guy left a message inquiring. I don’t want to do it, but I’ll p...

2 11-14-2013 02:41 PM
View eegor's profile

Anyone know about how much CNC routing places charge?

06-14-2010 09:06 PM by eegor

I’m trying to justify whether to outsource some cutting I need to do or...

12 11-09-2013 05:45 AM
View Stosh's profile

Ideas for an inexpensive shop building

06-23-2010 03:24 PM by Stosh

My current shop is in the cellar.. needless to say, I would like a bigger sho...

16 11-06-2013 02:46 PM
View robert triplett's profile

cell phone use with poor signal?

11-05-2013 03:30 AM by robert triplett

I am hoping others have had this problem and found a solution. I am moving t...

11 11-06-2013 12:49 AM
View Loren's profile

High-end pet furnishings

10-19-2013 04:17 AM by Loren I’ll...

6 11-02-2013 08:34 PM
View mbs's profile

Good article to read

10-23-2013 05:55 AM by mbs

I ordered a copy of Woodwork winter 2010 to Darrell Peart’s table desig...

1 10-27-2013 11:23 PM
View wooddude's profile

Pricing for built-in cabinets

09-21-2013 06:49 PM by wooddude

Like most other jocks on here, I do woodworking because i...

16 10-21-2013 11:53 AM
View krisrimes's profile

Biggest Potential Order Yet

09-05-2013 03:43 PM by krisrimes

I have been recently contacted by an individual to put together a prototype a...

30 10-19-2013 03:04 AM
View huff's profile

Product Liability on cutting boards, etc?

09-22-2013 02:32 PM by huff

I know we’ve talked about product liability on other aspects of woodwor...

28 10-19-2013 02:23 AM
View Loren's profile

Example of equipment for turnkey niche woodworking shop

10-19-2013 01:43 AM by Loren

People here sometimes ask about setting up to make some money inwoodworking w...

0 10-19-2013 01:43 AM
View mnausa's profile

What would you charge for this?

09-18-2013 09:10 PM by mnausa

I’m kind of new to the furniture pricing world. A lady asked me to build ...

15 10-18-2013 03:44 PM

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