5 Years – 5 Milestone Moments

The Association of Personal Photo Organizers (APPO) turns 5 this summer and there is nothing like an anniversary to give you pause for reflection. I had no idea when I started my own business, calling myself a “personal photo organizer” to help people manage their...

Photo Tip Tuesday: A New Profession

If you ask successful business owners how they got started, they will often tell you they saw a need in the market and stepped in and provided a solution.  I like this description even better, “Find a want, touch your market … and lead a movement.” That is what the...

Make Your Dreams Come True

  Daina Makinson, the owner of Snap Shot Solutions  in Guelph, Ontario, recently won an award for her video that tells the story of what she does!   She uses the song; Make Your Dreams Come True by Hall and Oates, to demonstrate in a powerful way the importance...

Your Photos – Its Personal

by Rachel Jenkins During my last few years as a photo organizer, I have had some revelations. Maybe they are obvious to everyone else or maybe it’s always just been understood and I’ve never had to articulate it. Your photos are one of your most personal...