Ready to create your dream planner?
this is your guide.
I would have done anything for a guide like this when I was developing my first planner, it would have saved me a lot of time, stress, and money. That's exactly why I wrote The Planner Creator.
Someone out there right now is looking for the exact planner you are dreaming of, and I want to help you get it out into the world quickly, efficiently, and hopefully with a few less headaches!
So you're dreaming of launching your own
I remember how excited I was, over a decade ago, when I was at the very beginning of launching my business and dream product! And I also remember how overwhelming it felt to be entering an industry that I knew so little about.
Raise your hand if....
You know a planner would be a great addition to your shop, or something you could offer to your customers or clients.
You work in an industry with specific workflows, and could create a planner that is customized for those needs.
You are ready to create an additional revenue stream, potentially one that is passive and lucrative.
Any of these statements resonate with you!
Are you ready to bring your idea to life!?
Then this is definitely for you, my friend!
A comprehensive guide for producing, marketing, and selling your first journal, notebook, or customized .
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I'll make sure you know all of the basic terms and concepts to get started in the paper goods industry. This will ensure you know how to communicate efficiently and effectively with everyone including your designer, printer partner, retailers and customers! I'll also make sure you understand what the process entails from start to finish.
Stop wasting time scouring the internet looking for someone to produce your planner! I'll introduce you to my vendors and give you the exact specifications and pricing margins for some of my best-selling products so that you can fast forward to the fun part. I'll also go over all the software programs and equipment you may need for paper or digital planners.
Filling orders doesn't have to be difficult. I'll walk you through various options for managing orders and shipping, whether you do it yourself or outsource the fulfillment of your orders.
This section will help you conceptualize your dream planner and help you develop a 7-month production timeline to help you stay on track. You'll also learn how to do pre-sales and get tips for hiring a designer for your project.
LET'S BREAK it DOWN
You might not be ready for wholesale, but it's helpful to understand the basics from the beginning. I'll teach you some industry terms and explain what resources and information you need to have ready to launch your product into retail shops.
You want bonus content? I got it! You're gonna get details on how I make my products sustainable, the marketing strategies that have had the most impact, 10 social media tips I rely on, all the services I use for my shop and website, and tips for taking your own product photos! You'll also get a code for $100 off my Strategy Session services.
Click below to purchase the eBook. You'll instantly get an email with the PDF File which you can download,
Print the PDF, or open it on your computer or tablet. It has interactive linking to make your life easier!
Pour your favorite beverage, find a comfy spot, and start the process of your dream planner!
Let's make some plans.
This is an interactive eBook. You'll receive a download link immediately after purchase. You can print it, or use it on a computer, tablet, or phone. You can simply click to navigate between pages, sections, or external websites.
Know the key terms and concepts for the paper goods industry.
Know how to increase profits by creating printables and digital planners.
Be connected to the best producers for paper products.
Understand production timelines and how to produce your product.
Understand shipping, wholesale, and marketing for paper goods products!
Frequently Asked Questions
WILL I LEARN ABOUT GRAPHIC DESIGN?
This is not a graphic design tutorial. Within the book I'll share with you two free programs and two paid programs that you can use to design your planner yourself, tell you how I learned these programs for free, and share tips for hiring a designer. However, you will not receive design training or tutorials within the eBook.
IS THE PLANNER CREATOR FOR ME?
The Planner Creator is a tremendous resource for anyone who is dreaming of launching a planner and is ready to take the next steps, especially if you want to end up saving yourself a ton of time, money, and stress! If you feel like you've been dreaming of this for a while and have been spinning your wheels or falling down the internet rabbit hole trying to figure it out, then this is *definitely* for you. I promise, everything you are scouring the internet for is in this eBook.
HOW DO I READ THE EBOOK?
As soon as you complete the purchase you'll have access to a link where you can download the eBook. You can open it on your computer, or send it to your phone or tablet.
You can opt to print the file out, like your very own cook book, or, you can access it on your device of choice. I prefer to use it digitally on my iPad using the Goodnotes 5 app.
The eBook is interactive! So if you use it on a computer, phone, or tablet, you can click between sections, pages, and click on any of the websites mentioned in the book.
WILL I RECEIVE A PHYSICAL PRODUCT?
No, this is an eBook and you'll receive the 60-page PDF via email.
Not quite ready to start creating your planner? I understand. Feel free to reach out if there are any questions I can answer about the course.
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