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Would like to turn a passion of mine Into a part-time career.

Anyone have Ideas,tips,advice,proper equiptment advice,suggestions,life experience they would share with me about turning a passion Into a career? Only want to start part-time,for fun and then possibly make a financial gain from It as well. I love scrapbooking,taking pictures,etc...want to do this p/t for family and friends and make an extra Income to help out financially?? Thank you kindly.

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Asked by CafeMom2angels at 4:34 PM on Apr. 21, 2011 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • What about trying to do professional photos? Start doing them for friends and family, get a portfolio started, and go from there. You could do some bridal eventually maybe.

    Answer by elizabr at 4:44 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

  • oh wow that sounds are tips1: create a name for your business 2. get yourself a tax id number 3. advertise online(facebook,twitter,webpage 3. make sure to keep up with your business expenses so you can be able to write them off at the end of the year. $ get a planner so you can keep up with your appointments 5. make sure to use word of mouth 6. make a book or slide show showing samples of your work so people can know what you can do girl(nothing wrong with tooting your own horn,lol). & stay positive and driving you can do it, i wish you the very best of luck!!!

    Answer by mztxdelta at 5:00 PM on Apr. 21, 2011

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