Adventures in new business with photographer Layra Marte (Legal Road Map podcast S5E162)

Adventures in new business with photographer Layra Marte (S5E162)

Navigating the world of LLCs, bookkeepers, and legal can be tough when you’re new to the business world. But doing it in the middle of Covid? That’s a lesson in patience and perseverance!

Boudoir and personal branding photographer Layra Marte shares how she navigates the world of online business and in-person connections to grow her photography business.

In this episode, we’ll cover:

  • How saying ‘yes’ to unpaid opportunities can sometimes pay off BIG
  • Why surrounding yourself with people who inspire you can help you uplevel your business
  • Why it’s so important to be crystal clear with your clients about what to expect during their shoot (duration, outfit changes, etc.)
  • The importance of not being afraid to ask questions - to government offices, or to friends who are also running a business
  • How to break through the hesitation to charge for something you love doing

BONUS: If you’re starting something new, or this episode has spotlighted areas of your business that have you worried, now is a great time to make sure your business is in good shape legally. Download our free legal checklist below to make sure your business has a strong legal foundation!

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This podcast is information, not legal advice specific to your situation.


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