Tag - Markets

To market, to market! Or not…

It's been a bit since Annalise or I have made a post on here, and that's largely due to, well, life. But I thought I would break things open some by talking about where we've been, where we are and where we may (or may not) be headed. So, where have we been? Last year we did a lot of planning, organizing, researching and praying on whether or not we could really make this business get up and go. Thanks...

Online Engagement Without the Cart

  One of the first reactions we often get when explaining Upward Dog now sounds like a cliche - "So you're going to sell online, right?" Since this wasn't part of our plan, at first it bothered me, forcing me to question my own logic. But over time and lots of face-time discussions, we can now articulate both why we so often hear this question and why our response is no - for now, anyway. I'll qualify this first by explaining...

Ready to roll (one vertebrae at a time, people)

It's been a few months of hints, nudges, thinking, sorting, discussing, planning, writing, scheming, feeling, dreaming, researching and listening... And suddenly we are in motion. Finalizing  a logo. Placing orders. Scheduling markets. Meanwhile, all of those other, ah, less active modes are still in full swing. In less than two weeks, we will open our market canopy (no doors - yet) to a dream that we have heard again and again will work here. We're working hard to make it...