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Time Management Tips for Mompreneurs

19 February

If you—like I do—sometimes feel that you’re only barely managing to juggle motherhood and all the ins and outs of running a business, then it’s time to take a good, hard look at how you spend your time. Especially on the cusp of 2015, after the frenzy and chaos of the holidays, the following are […]

The Secret To Stopping The Insanity

24 October

“If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.” ~Someone Smart   And today… the secret you’ve all been waiting for… except it’s not a secret! Today we’re talking about change. As much as I value routine, sometimes what needs to happen is you just have to change it […]

The Definition Of Insanity

14 October

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” ~Albert Einstein   Sounds simple enough. Even if it’s not completely insane, I think we can all agree that doing the same thing over and over again and expecting something different is at the very least… well, not very bright, right? […]

You’re Speaking My Language!

20 August

“Seek first to understand, and then to be understood.” ~Stephen Covey   Being understood is a universal need for all of us, isn’t it? If we can speak and articulate our needs, our thoughts, our desires, then we have a chance of getting those needs, thoughts, and desires met. If we don’t communicate effectively, chances […]

Overcoming The Fear Of Marketing

26 June

I’d say we generally understand “fear” to be a dirty, little, four-letter word.  As mompreneurs, it tends to present in our businesses looking something like this:  “I am scared I’ll look stupid” or “I don’t know how to do that” or “I’m not good enough at that yet to get paid what I want.”  These […]

What Are You Afraid Of?

16 June

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”  ~Franklin Delano Roosevelt   Cliché?  Maybe.  But I think there is something to be said for fearing the fears that frighten us into self-limiting beliefs, indecision, or inaction.  Today I want to talk to you just a little bit about our fears of marketing ourselves—selling […]

Get People To Listen To You

06 April

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.  Being skilled in one doesn’t necessarily insure strength […]