Aubrielle Billig


Aubrielle Billig

Aubrielle Billig is a Staff Writer for Small Business Trends. She covers business as it is impacted by pop culture, entrepreneurs in the arts, and other topics affecting creative businesses.

She is a freelance writer and illustrator currently living in the Lehigh Valley. She spends most of her time working on her art; she hopes to one day be a children’s author/illustrator.

Her design page can be found at AubrielleBillustrations and her twitter feed can be followed from @AubriBillig.


Hong Kong Bun Festival

Hong Kong Bun Festival Makes Local Bakery More Than $10,000 a Day

Timing and location can be the key to business success. Take this bakery that caters to a famous local festival near Hong Kong every year. What can you learn from this small business success story? How can you position your business to be a part of local events in your community?


niche food business

Peanut Butter & Co. Elevates Popular Food’s Niche

You might not think that an eatery dedicated to nothing but peanut butter sandwiches would have any chance of surviving. But entrepreneur Lee Zalben proved it does. Evenif everyone else thought he was ... nuts.


ugly sweater

Tipsy Elves Stumbles Out of Ugly Sweater Niche

Tipsy Elves has capitalized on the ugly Christmas sweater fashion trend. But rather than limit its potential income to the holiday season, the company has expanded its line to offer more than just sweaters.


fan art

“I am Chewie” Hoodie: Fan Art, Created Legally

People can take their fandom of shows, characters, and virtual worlds to extremes. Some of those fans are making a few extra bucks by designing fan art merchandise and apparel -- legally licensed -- at welovefine.


boost your entrepreneurial creativity

20 Ways to Boost Your Entrepreneurial Creativity

Creativity is perhaps the entrepreneur's most vital possession. Without it, there is no way to imagine new possibilities or come up with a more effective way to achieve goals. So what do you do when your creativity runs low? So glad you asked.