Kari Chapin is an author, creative business consultant, motivational speaker, teacher and podcast host. Before she began writing books and consulting, she worked professionally for 15 years in marketing and publicity departments at various companies and organizations across the US. Meet Kari at her website, karichapin.com. There you can read her occasional blog posts, read the popular Ask Kari column, and find out how to listen to her podcast, AIM with Kari Chapin. AIM is about taking Action, finding Inspiration and creating an entrepreneurial Mindset and was partially inspired by the success of her popular books for creatives. You can also learn how to book Kari to speak at your event or how to work with her. The Handmade Marketplace now has a second edition, updated in 2014.