Six Hats Every CEO Must Wear


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


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


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...]

Is It Time To Fire Your Client?


Today we’re going to talk just a little bit about an intriguing yet somewhat scary question that I think we all need to approach from time to time, for the health of our business and our sanity: “How do you know when it’s time to fire your client?” Now I’m sure the term “nightmare client” rings a … [Read more...]

The 7 Secrets to Taking the Leap from Having a Business to OWNING Your Business

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I hope by now that you have all had the chance to sign up for the FREE 7 Secrets video series. If not, what are you waiting for?! Join me on July 25th where we’ll be continuing our conversation about what it is to own a business while putting family first. This interactive experience is going to … [Read more...]

When to say YES


When you start becoming more and more successful, when you start getting that visibility, when your online marketing begins working for you, when your business development has grown to the point where you’re getting lots of great client satisfaction and some great testimonials, the more opportunity … [Read more...]

Systematize Your Productivity


“Every action has an equal and opposite reaction.” ~Newton’s Third Law of Physics   I bet you didn’t think you were going to get a science lesson today, did you?  “Every action has an equal and opposite reaction.”  It’s Sir Isaac Newton’s Third Law of Physics, but today we’re going to apply it … [Read more...]

Productivity Killers

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Let me ask you a question.  What is your number one, biggest, baddest challenge as a mompreneur?  Don’t think about it too hard.  Just go with your gut.  Now it might be your first instinct to answer, “Laundry,” right?  Or “Checking all the items off the to-do list for today” or “Getting projects … [Read more...]

How To Build Customer Loyalty Without Losing Yourself


  The value of customer loyalty is indeed priceless.  And it’s not so much that customer satisfaction in and of itself is worthless but that the difference between the two is HUGE.  For mompreneurs, shifting our focus from one to the other can be the deciding factor in whether we are … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Finding More Time, Focus and Money


Time, Focus and Money - 3 things we never seem to have enough of.  So what is the solution? Here are some tips to get you started on finding more time, focus and money in your life and business today. Time One of the questions that I’m asked most often as a business coach comes from those … [Read more...]