Inside the Mind of a Business Owner

Joe from Abracadabra Printing shares advice and perspective of owning a small business

Interview with Joe from Abracadabra Printing

Gravity loves to serve small businesses. One of those businesses we take pride in serving is Abracadabra Printing in Seattle. From their shop in Georgetown, Abracadabra Printing has been serving the Seattle business community with printing services day in and day out for a long time. We sat down with Joe from Abracadabra Printing to ask a few questions about his life and what he loves about being a business owner.


Every successful business starts with passion – the why behind the what. What is your why?

In my heart, I am a people pleaser who is a stress junkie. What better industry than printing to meet those personality traits!

Best piece of advice you’ve been given?

If you’re emotional, sleep on it before responding. 

What’s the most distracting thing about your day?

As the owner, too many hats!

What book/TV show/movie changed your life? Or made you think differently about business?

Your Move with Andy Stanley.

If you could tell your 18-year-old-self one thing, what would it be?

Make family a priority.

What’s the first thing you think about when you wake up in the morning?

I thank God that I have been given another day!

What’s one thing you know now that you wish you knew when you first opened Abracadabra Printing?

Dreams can be difficult to obtain.

What’s one piece of advice you have for other entrepreneurs out there?

Perseverance is critical.

What keeps you up at night?

If I have a problem with a relationship that developed that day.

Worst piece of advice you’ve been given?

It’s free, go ahead.

What do you love most about running Abracadabra Printing? 

Giving our employees a place to share & build their skills.

To find out more about Abracadabra Printing visit them online, and if you are a small business owner looking for credit card processing services, contact Gravity Payments today!

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