Do the Hustle (a Women in Business post)

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life96 Comments

Let me start by saying this is a post about women in business and specifically about me, who is a woman and has a business. I love what I do to make ends meet. I get to design cute things. I get to teach online classes. I get to write a blog. I get to do a lot of stuff … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDo the Hustle (a Women in Business post)

It’s not all creativity and roses

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life56 Comments

There are days when I sit in my office, first thing in the morning, staring at the cold, harsh light of the 27-inch iMac and think, “Great. Now what?” As a self-employed woman, I have these days every so often. Days where I’m fairly certain there isn’t a drop of creativity left in this middle-aged body of mine. Days where … Read More

Cathy ZielskeIt’s not all creativity and roses

How I make my living doing what I do

Cathy ZielskeCZ Life37 Comments

I never know from month to month how much money I’m going to make and whether or not the ends are going to end up meeting. It’s more or less been this way since 1999. Some months are good. Some months suck. Some months are even steven. In the summer of 1999, Coleman Asher Zielske arrived on the scene. At that time … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHow I make my living doing what I do