Yes, you can have both!
I'm Kathy Cruz, founder of Savvy Shopkeeper and co-owner of The Salvaged Boutique in Ohio. I believe you can write your own success story when you have the right resources and a team of fellow shopkeepers supporting and encouraging you.
If you're looking for answers to questions that will help you run and GROW your retail business, you're in the right place!
You can be the CEO of your retail business AND have time for other things you love, so keep scrolling down to find resources, memberships and coaching specifically for small retail business owners like you.
And don't forget to subscribe to the Savvy Shopkeeper Retail Podcast!
The Shopkeepers Lab is for you if you prefer a DIY, self-directed approach to learning high quality content without formal programs and schedules. Join today and you'll get access to the private Shopkeepers Lab Facebook Group too.
This is a great place to start at $19/mo. with no long term commitment. The Shopkeepers Lab is for ALL types of retailers including online boutiques, makers who both retail and wholesale, vendor booth renters and brick and mortar store owners.
Master Shopkeepers is for you if you want to take your shopkeeping to the next level with more in-depth live classes, live coaching, and access to a group of high achieving shopkeepers in a territory-protected mastermind group of retail brick and mortar store owners.
This group only opens to new members 3 times per year. Click on learn more or join the waitlist and you'll find out when it opens again!
Whether you join the Shopkeepers Lab, Master Shopkeepers, or neither, sometimes what you really want is some one-on-one time with an expert who understands you and can help you focus on your specific needs as well as provide much needed accountability.
You want a coach who will treat your goals as seriously and lovingly as you treat your customers.
It's more important than ever for Independent Retailers to offer shipping. Our USPS shipping guide ebook will help you prepare or improve your shipping process.
For $12 you'll receive an 8-page downloadable shipping guide complete with a checklist so you can track each step while setting up your own shipping station at home, at your store, or wherever you might be shipping from. Just download, print and get started!
The Coronavirus pandemic has independent retail business owners facing many unknowns.
With challenging times continuing well into 2021, it is important that we stay positive, informed and support each other.
Sign up for the Savvy Shopkeeper Newsletter and get access to my Covid-19 Guide for retailers (an 11-page downloadable book) and access to other helpful resources like a break-even spreadsheet and a video.
Running a retail business is like riding a roller coaster ride. One day you have a decent amount of traffic and sales, the next day it’s slow as molasses. Sometimes we don’t even know why – it can be so frustrating, right? It doesn’t have to be this way!
Whether you’re a new retailer looking for a comprehensive list of ways to market your business, you’ve been open but would like more traffic, or you’re a seasoned retailer looking for a new and fresh perspective on marketing, this digital book is packed with ideas, checklists, tip sheets, and more!