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A listener wants to create and sell their own journal. How should they proceed?
Notes from Chris
Episode 1472A listener is inspired to create a custom physical journal. What are the steps to getting it designed, printed, and out to market? Let’s go through Journal 101. We’ll give this listener an action plan he can use to get the custom journal party started!
"Hi, Chris, this is Dylan from Florida. I'm a long time listener and I actually recently purchased The Money Tree, so I'm pretty excited to get into that. I have an idea for a custom physical journal and I'm wondering where I can start and getting it created, you know, manufactured or I guess printed and just those aspects of publishing. In addition, is there a way to legally protect a specialized journal such as a copyright or trademark? I don't think trademarks work, but copyright, for instance? Anyways, thank you for all the help and guidance you give. Look forward to hearing from you. "Listen to today's episode to learn more...
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- Communications Teacher Turns Love of Journaling Into Etsy Shop: In her search for a side hustle, this college communications instructor turns to her love of journaling. She then learns to manufacture a custom product from overseas and sell it back at home.
- Retiree Earns Extra Income with Upcycled Journals: A nonprofit consultant makes journals from recycled materials, using her side hustle to transition into retirement.
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