145: What It Takes To Be A Creator

145: What It Takes To Be A Creator

When you enter the creator space, the actually being a business part, there are tons of logistics you need to know about. When you move past the camera and gear hurdles, there are steps you just cannot avoid to run a successful and protected business.

In this episode, I am diving into the business logistics when it comes to being a creator. I am breaking down the nitty gritty. We will walk through paperwork, taxes, contracts and more.

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Resources in this episode:

Creative Juice




Adobe Express


Creator Wizard

Hashtag Paid

Time Stamps:

00:00 – Podcast topic intro

03:17 – Treat yourself like a business

05:15 – Create your contracts and terms of service

06:32 – Do you own your digital footprint?

08:33 – Build a successful website

09:48 – Convert Kit

11:08 – VidIQ

12:05 – Have an editor

13:21 – Create quality graphics

14:24 – Digital and Physical sales

14:52 – Taking courses and masterminds

16:58 – What is your money making plan?

18:15 – Outsourcing your work

22:26 – Nail down your workflow and processes

15:33 – How Kim is making an income

24:18 – Kim’s video creation process

27:05 – Kim’s advice for creators

31:08 – Rapid fire fun