Get People To Listen To You

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If you’ve been around the MomBiz community at all, you probably know that I’m a huge fan of building relationships that in turn build your business.  Now a fundamental piece of relationship building is communication, which involves both clearly articulating your thoughts and the art of listening.  … [Read more...]

Are you working too hard for your results?

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Don't think for a minute that this is a post encouraging you to be a slacker. Nope. Not my style. I've said may times before that there are tons of ways to make money that are much easier than being a mom entrepreneur. The amount of decisions we have to make, the many hats we have to wear as CEO, … [Read more...]

Sanity-Savers For Mompreneurs With Day Jobs

Sanity Savers For Mompreneurs With Day Jobs

Mom, business owner… day job?  When you’re CEO (Chief Everything Officer) of your business, sometimes this is what your startup company looks like.  But you know the old adage, “It’s hard work but somebody’s got to do it!”  So if you’re a mompreneur who is dedicated to putting your family first, … [Read more...]

5 MORE Ways Twitter Changed My Business

5 More Ways Twitter Changed My Business

Two posts in a row on the wonders of Twitter! That tells you how highly I think of it. Last time I shared with you “5 Ways Twitter Changed My Business” and today I’m going to follow that up by letting you in on five more things I just love about it—things I hope may push you over the edge toward … [Read more...]

5 Ways Twitter Changed My Business

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Little did I know, back in October of 2008, my first 140-character tweet would be the catalyst that would one day transform Twitter into my “office” and eventually generate 95% of my qualified leads. As passionate, spirited, proactive entrepreneurs, perhaps you’re like me and will give anything a … [Read more...]

5 Strategies For A Successful Small Business

5 Strategies For a Successful Small Business

Today we are going to jump right into five of what I think are the most important strategies for a successful small business.  More than just five steps, these strategies will help shape your mindset with a philosophy geared toward helping mompreneurs like you really grab onto and focus on a … [Read more...]

How to Handle Negative Feedback

How to Handle Negative Feedback

Today’s topic is something we all struggle with. I’m always encouraging people to go out and get feedback. We need to know that what we’re doing is what our audience wants from us. We need to make sure that we are positioning our products and services in such a way that they are easiest and most … [Read more...]

Six Hats Every CEO Must Wear

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Now I joke about it all the time in the MomBiz community that we are Chief Everything Officers—that’s our play on the term CEO—and you’ve heard me say time and time again that one of the critical keys to success as a mompreneur is recognizing that you are not capable of doing it all yourself.  So … [Read more...]

Pick A New Marketing Path

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Marketing.  It’s a critical piece of what we do as mompreneurs.  But marketing is one of those things that we can have a tendency to get stuck in—that we check off our ever-increasing list of to-dos and just move on to bigger and better things once we find something that works—like, “Oh, marketing?  … [Read more...]

Is It Time To Fire Your Client? Part 2 – Why Is This Happening? And How To Make It Stop

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So we tackled the question of “Is it time to fire your client?” and now it’s time to do the hard work of asking “Why?”  Why is this happening?  Why have I attracted these nightmare clients?  Why am I enduring a situation that is not satisfying?  And what can I do about it?  Let’s take a look at … [Read more...]