Is It Time To Fire Your Client?

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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

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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

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“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

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  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

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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...]

Top 50 Mompreneur Blogs

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Where do you go when you're looking for inspiration for your mompreneur business? Sure, there are some great resources out there that provide general information for entrepreneurs and small businesses. But I know you can't afford to waste your time looking for advice that doesn't apply to you. If … [Read more...]

How to Build Your MomBiz Team

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Building and managing a team can be a big stumbling block for many mompreneurs.  We start out in business simply selling whatever it is we have to offer, but selling your stuff is just the first step to a thriving business.  Once that is reliably taking place, one step to growing your business is … [Read more...]

How to Create a Home Office in a Home That Doesn’t Have One

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What? Organizing and decorating tips on my blog? Definitely not my forte. When you need to know how to create a powerful space where you can work from home, I leave those tips to the experts. If you've been longing for a home office to call your own, read the guest post below by Courtney Davis of … [Read more...]