Posts Tagged ‘cake business’

Cake Business – How safe are your cake pictures?

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 and work that her computer held. I was wondering therefore – if you are a cake decorator and recording all of your creations and customer records…

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Cake Pricing – How do you communicate?

A little while ago I had a conversation with a young lady who was so nervous of her cake pricing – that she knocked down her pricing – giving a large discount at point of sales.  She had not fixed the price at all nor got any form of agreement of the final price the…

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Cake Pricing – staying firm on a price

I was talking the other day to a cake decorator – who admitted that her biggest challenge was with cake pricing – the costing of a cake and all its associated extras – and then sticking to it! What exactly do I mean?  This lady priced her cake (sort of – and she admitted not…

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Facebook & your cake decorating page

Cake Decorating Page?  Do you have one.  Here is a little note about Facebook today. This is concerning Facebook personal accounts. I have noticed whilst going through Facebook there are a number of cake decorators who use a private profile as their ‘business’ page. When I go to like their page – I note that…

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Cake decorating business? Is a website important?

A recent conversation with a bride to be started me thinking. The young lady said to me, “Do you know I have searched high and low on the internet at potential cake decorators in a particular area of the country, but I have found very little to whet my appetite for a wedding cake.” I…

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Cake Business Ideas – The Frozen Fish Salesman

Today I had a strange conversation with a mobile fish salesman.  He had knocked on my door in the hope of trying to interest me in his wares.  Whilst I wasn’t interested in purchasing a very large amount of frozen fish today – priced at nearly £50 (due to lack of freezer storage space) I…

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