Coronavirus: Resources for Small Businesses in Asheville (and Beyond)

In an effort to help you navigate the effects of COVID-19, we put together a list of resources for small businesses in Asheville (and beyond!). Have an idea that you don’t see here? Let us know hello@makingitinasheville.com We’ll be adding to this list as time goes on. Financial Resources NC COVID-19 Rapid Recovery Loan: Mountain … Continue reading Coronavirus: Resources for Small Businesses in Asheville (and Beyond)

Basic Podcast Equipment: The Tools We Use to Make the Making It in Asheville Podcast

Hi! Tony here. Some of you have asked about our podcast set-up so we wanted to take the time to share with you the basic equipment we use. Before we dive in, it’s important to note that this post is not meant to be exhaustive of all of the things you could use to create … Continue reading Basic Podcast Equipment: The Tools We Use to Make the Making It in Asheville Podcast

Weekly Stand-Up Meeting: What Is It, How to Host One, and Why it Works for Productivity

Every Sunday, we hold a 15-minute meeting that has drastically improved our relationship, both in our business and personal life. We call it a “Weekly Stand-Up.”  What is a Weekly Stand-Up? The name “stand-up” just means that the meeting should be brief enough that everyone can stand through its entirety. It’s common lingo in the … Continue reading Weekly Stand-Up Meeting: What Is It, How to Host One, and Why it Works for Productivity

Frugal Furnishings: Our Favorite Thrift, Vintage, and Antique Stores in Asheville

“Omg. That rug.”  “What do you think about this antique sewing machine table for a desk?” “Wait – what? Those spoons are only a nickel?” “We could just buy stuff from Asheville then resell in New York at double the price.”  “My feet hurt. We’ve been here for hours!” These are just a few of … Continue reading Frugal Furnishings: Our Favorite Thrift, Vintage, and Antique Stores in Asheville