Emily Thompson and Kathleen Shannon
Emily Thompson is the co-author of Being Boss. She founded Indie Shopography, a design and strategy studio for online entrepreneurs, in 2009. Emily has worked to help makers, coaches and designers develop an online business model, strategize and launch websites, and grow their online business. She lives in Chattanooga, Tennessee, with her life and business partner, David, and their daughter. Kathleen Shannon is the co-author of Being Boss. She is the founder of Braid Creative and Consulting, a boutique branding agency and consultancy she co-owns with her sister. Together they have helped thousands of creative entrepreneurs authentically brand and position themselves as creative experts. Kathleen also does creative coaching and is regularly invited to speak on personal branding at design conferences and retreats. She lives in Oklahoma City with her husband and son. Together Emily and Shannon are the hosts of the top-ranked podcast Being Boss, a show that has helped thousands of creative entrepreneurs authentically brand and position themselves as creative experts.
The following excerpt is reprinted with permission from "Being Boss" © 2018 by Kathleen Shannon and Emily Thompson, Running Press. If the business side of being a creative entrepreneur makes you feel out of your depth, you’re not alone. Most of us didn’t study business in school, but that shouldn’t hold anyone back from making money...
April 10, 2018