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Grow: How to Take Your Do It Yourself Project and Passion to the Next Level and Quit Your Job

by Eleanor Whitney

Grow: How to Take Your DIY Project and Passion to the Next Level and Quit Your Job is a practical field guide for creative people with great ideas for independent projects who want to achieve success and sustainability.  Drawing on her years of experience helping people succeed with do-it-yourself projects based in independent publishing, music, food, art, craft, activism, and community work, Eleanor Whitney empowers you to clarify your vision, get organized, set goals, create a plan, raise funds, market, and manage your do-it-yourself project. The book is full of real-life inspiration and creative business advice from successful, independent businesses owners and creative people with projects that began in the do-it-yourself spirit.





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    "This is a 125-page outstanding book...if the reader has ever had the inclination to Do It Yourself, this is definitely the manual that will answer your many questions."


    "she must radiate some pheromone of inspiration and energy or something. I promise you’ll get that same spark of endeavor and purpose from reading her book, which of course you need to get right now, especially if you’ve ever harbored ambitions to start your own creative project or business but don’t know exactly where to start."

    Kat Asharya


    "both instructive and deeply inspiring"

    Sophia Stuart - Los Angeles I'm Yours


    "Grow is insightful, colorful, and a must for anyone with the can do will to make it all work for them, highly recommended."

    The Midwest Book Review