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#188: How to Stay Relevant - Bobbi Brinkman

Are you continuing to evolve with changes over time in your photography business? Whether it's new marketing platforms, technology, or business education, it's important to remain relevant.

In episode 188 of the Bokeh Podcast, Bobbi Brinkman shares how after 37 years in her photography business, she still shoots around 50 weddings a year! Listen in as she discusses the importance of remaining true to your passion, even as business evolves.

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