Posts Tagged ‘baking business tips’

Oreo Cupcakes

Oreo Cupcakes Oreo cupcakes are certainly a cookie lover’s dream!  Definitely delicious, with an Oreo cookie tucked in the bottom and chunks of Oreos throughout the batter.  This idea is perfect for last minute parties or entertaining when a decorative dessert is needed but there’s not enough time. The cupcakes are sure to be a…

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The Secret to Perfect Piping

The Secret to Perfect Piping Piping designs or writing on a cake can transform an ordinary treat into a super special treat.  Here is the secret to perfect piping.   The consistency of the icing is important.  If your icing is too thin, it will leak out of your pastry bag and you will have…

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How to make tracking customer cake orders simple

Customer cake orders a nightmare? How to make customer cake orders simple….   CakeCoachOnline announces the availability of another fabulous new product to the merchandise line.   The Customer Order pads are now available is a small size of 25 sets to a pad. This is as well as the larger version of 50 sheets…

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Cake Business – Are you too busy?

  Cake Business – Are you too busy?   When you are running a home cake business are you too busy? Do you need a second pair of hands for your cake business – or at least at home to help with domestic tasks?   I saw a quote ‘My goal is not to be…

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Cake Business Enquiries

Cake Business Enquiries   For the most part you need to be ultra organised with your cake business enquiries.   How many times have we begun a project? Have we ever written an email or promised to phone? But not carried through the task to its logical conclusion? But do enquiries arrive in multiple places…

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How to delight your best cake customers

How to delight your best cake customers  Do you ever think of thanking your long term customers for their business? Have you ever thought – how to delight your best cake customers?   Have they spent a lot of money with you for a very special occasion like a wedding cake? In multi tiers?  …

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How to work from home as a home baker

How to work from home as a home baker  You have no idea how many times I hear people say “Oh, I could never work at home. I’d never get anything done!!”  But ‘how to work from home as a home baker’ works well if you set up a few ground rules.   And now…

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How to look professional as a home baker

How to look professional as a Home Baker If you were your own customer would you be impressed? So the question today is how to look professional as a Home Baker? What could you do to appear more expert?   If you are selling cakes from home consider if your customer finds you proficient?  …

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Cake Business – How safe are your cake pictures?

How do you keep your cake pictures safe? Just this last week a friend of mine had her computer ‘blow up’. Not literally. It just died…  . But she was panicking of course, because of all the treasures, cake pictures and work that her computer held. I was wondering are you a cake decorator? How…

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Cake Design was agreed

Cake design was agreed! Now customer wants changes. There is a common question/debate among cake decorators. The question of my cake design was agreed. Now customer wants changes. Help! And what to do about the time it takes to create custom cake designs.  Should I charge extra?    This is a very good question which…

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