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Kelly Carlson, went from outside sales which she had been doing for 22 years to opening her own floral business in her garage! She owns Boones Blooms in South Carolina which caters to hospitality businesses, events and subscriptions.  The pandemic shifted a lot of career paths and desires for many people. It allowed us to […]

Leaving a Full-Time Career for a Blooming Business

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The Hotel Florist™ blogs and podcast episodes have a common theme, which is the transformation mentorship brings in life, business and relationships.  Angharad Sage, my mentor, shares her own fears from when she began her own journey in the personal development world. She also shares what happened along the way to becoming a powerhouse in […]

Why mentorship is key to grow your business

The Hotel Florist Podcast

Hi Flower Friend, This season’s episodes have been focused on putting you in the shoes of other florists who have gone and done the damn thing by becoming hotel florists and providing luxury florals for their high end clients. I thought I’d jump into sharing with you on how you can get your foot in […]

The Best Lessons I Have Learned By Taking A Risk

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This is for you if you have been thinking of getting out of the industry that you’re currently in. You are ready to explore different ways that you can create consistent income by creating big, beautiful and artistic floral arrangements – because flowers are your passion. You are going to like this story, as I […]

Outgrown Fashion Expert turns Full Bloom Artist In Residence Florist

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I had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Michelle Christensen of Lady Flora Designs about her journey to becoming a hotel florist, and not just any hotel florist, but one who’s successfully landing $15k holiday installs too.   Have you ever had a dream or a vision of what your life would look and […]

From $75 Floral Arrangements to a $15k Holiday Install  

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I have always been a huge fan of Cristina and Fleursociety for so many reasons, but at the top of the list is her commitment to educating florists and helping them embrace their entrepreneurial spirit, their eye for design, and ultimately, creating wealth through their passion for flowers. I wanted to share a story about the […]

The Power of Building Relationships Through Your Floral Business