Licensing might not sound that sexy to you, but I bet making a whole bunch of money does. And, licensing can help get you there.   You don’t have to be a starving artist in order to enjoy and feel passionate about your work. You can make money, afford health insurance, and have a retirement […]

Law and Wit Episode 49 – Licensing 101: What You Need to Know as a Creative Entrepreneur

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Melanie Burk started college planning on getting a degree in accounting. That didn’t last long! She eventually switched to graphic design, something she knew little about. And, even though a college professor told her she wouldn’t be successful, she made her own path and has been wildly successful.   Melanie dabbled in several different areas […]

Branding Do’s and Don’ts with Designer Melanie Burk


When Elle Rowley of Solly Baby created her first product it was out of necessity. She had one little one and another on the way. While she enjoyed wearing her oldest in a baby carrier, she was looking to find a different product to use because of the tension headaches she got using her store-bought […]

From Etsy Shop to Multi-Million Dollar Business with Elle Rowley of Solly Baby

From Etsy Shop to Multi-million dollar business with Elle Rowley
Everything is a remix and that's ok - Law & Wit episode 42 | Brittany Ratelle - Attorney for creative entrepreneurs


Here is the gospel of creatvity according to Brittany (attorney for creative entrepeneurs). Nothing is 100% original and that’s OK. Let me explain why…

Everything is a Remix and that’s OK – Law & Wit Episode 42


What can I copyright?    This is the fourth and final episode of the Business Legal Systems series that discusses the things you need to know in getting your creative business up and running right from the get-go. If you want to make sure that all the hard work you’ve invested into your business is protected, […]

Copyrights and Copywrongs – What you Can and Can’t Protect

Copyrights and Copywrongs - What you can and can't protect - Brittanyratelle.com
How to get your site legit - Law and wit episode 36 - Brittany Ratelle attorney for creative entrepreneurs


This special Part 2 segment in a new series about Business Legal Systems — the bedrock business and legal foundations you need to address when building your modern business. (listen to part 1 – Where do I start, Episode 34 HERE).   If you have been wondering what you need to do for a step-by-step […]

How to Get Your Site Legit: Law and Wit Epi. 36


8 ways to monetize and the mindset shift you need to make them actually happen for your biz Likes, follows, and DMs don’t actually pay the bills — so how do people actually “make money” from creating content — as a blogger, vLogger, Instagrammer, influencer, or other type of content creator? And what tips and […]

Law & Wit Epi. 30: How to Make Money as a Content Creator Without “Selling Out”

How to Make Money as a Content Creator Without "Selling Out" - Law & Wit: Creative Counsel For Entrepreneurs - Brittany Ratelle
Law and Wit Episode 29 with the Paper Dolls | Brittanyratelle.com


Do you know what isn’t always comfortable? Going for your dreams. Like sell-your-house, load your knapsack into a bus and hit the road with your family band kind of discomfort.   This episode gives a behind-the-scenes look at an incredibly talented quartet of sisters, the Paper Dolls, (previously known as the Red Head Express) and […]

Law and Wit Epi. 29: Living with Real Comfort and Joy with the Paper Dolls


Get the 6-step plan to legalize your indie e-commerce site or Etsy shop so you can run your online product business with confidence and avoid the most common legal mistakes of small business e-retailers.   Creative Counsel Episode 19 In this episode, You will learn If you should Incorporate or register your business (refers to […]

Law and Wit Episode 19: Legalize your E-commerce Site in 6 Steps

Law and Wit Episode 19 - brittanyratelle.com
6 Must-Haves for a Solid Influencer Marketing Agreement


Whether you are an influencer/content creator or brand, dig into the 6 terms you must have spelled-out in a good sponsored content contract for an influencer marketing campaign.    Creative Counsel Episode 17    In This Episode, You will learn What homework you need to do before you get into influencer marketing Payment/compensation language you […]

Law and Wit Episode 17: Six Must-Haves for a Solid Influencer Marketing Agreement