What if Your Balloon Pops?

Balloons may pop when exposed to sun, heat, weather, temperature changes and people…they can even just pop when they are sitting around and nothing seems to change!   There is something magical about balloons at the same time can be very frustrating as a balloon professional is not being able to fully predict when that burst […]

Steps to Transition From Hobby to Balloon Business

Steps to Transition From Hobby to Balloon Business Welcome to the wonderful world of balloons! One of the top questions I hear from those new to the industry as Balloon Coach is “how do I become a real business?” If you want to create income or already are getting paid for your services, take time […]

Is FEAR Standing in the Way of Your Success?

Is FEAR standing in the way of your success? As a Balloon Business Owner it’s good to take a look at the obstacles that stand in your way.     What is your FEAR? As you wake up today and look at your plans for the future, in reaching for your dreams, what scares you? […]

Taking the Leap from Part-time to Full-time Balloon Business Owner!

Taking the Leap from Part-time to Full-time Balloon Business Owner! When I started in the Balloon Industry in 2003, I purchased an existing business that had been a store front in Lakeland, Florida and the owner moved the business into her home when her lease on the retail store doubled. At the time I was […]

5 Important Things for Creating Balloon Centerpieces

    5 Important Things When Creating Centerpieces Here are 5 important things professional decorators need to think about when creating centerpieces for an event. These are especially important during the holidays when we might be tempted to go super big on our centerpieces and forget that we need to build things so that people […]

Bookkeeping for Balloon Professionals Myth Busting!

Myth Busting – Bookkeeping for Balloon Professionals   As BalloonCoach.com my goal is to bring resources to the balloon professional to make our lives easier! In 2003 when I purchased my balloon business, I did so because I enjoy creating memories and delighting my customers with balloon designs! I did not really think about all […]

How are balloon businesses achieving great things?

Enthusiasm creates great things

How are balloon businesses achieving great things? I have the pleasure of talking with balloon business owners daily about what is working well, and what they struggle with. I hear stories from, “Nobody has money for balloons”, and “They want everything at a discount” to “Business is Booming – I raised my prices and I […]

Face Your Fears and Take Action

Face Your Fears and Take Action!   What is your FEAR? As you wake up today and look at your plans for the future, in reaching for your dreams, what scares you? It is OK to have fear, we all have something in our life that tends to creep up or jump out at us […]

Site Visit Challenge!

Site Visit Challenge!               While on a site visit with a local venue I did a Facebook Live. If you would like to see the video: Members of Balloon Coach Community on FB go to the group https://www.facebook.com/groups/ballooncoachcommunity/ And click on the Post from Thursday, 10/19 with caption Check […]

Balloon Business Overhead

Balloon Business Overhead   Overhead – if you are new to business this word may trip you up a bit. Heck for those of us in business, we often forget about all that is an overhead expense! All businesses have regular expenses that are not directly related to producing goods or services. These indirect expenses […]