Is Your Attention To Detail Holding Your Business Back?

There are some things that I encourage new business owners to go ahead and get done.  For instance, create your Facebook page and get it out there, tweak as you go.  Websites are always a work in progress, introduce one as soon as possible.  Be quick to start connecting with people and creating an audience for your brand.  But there …

Do You Suffer From SuperMomItis?

I don’t know your situation and I know moms these days are all over the map as far as working, working part time, consulting, working from home, staying at home fulltime, and so on.  But we all have SuperMomItis.  We want to do it all, be it all, and do it all great.  Me, too.  And it was driving me …

Applying The 80/20 Rule To Your Life

Recently I had the opportunity to network with an awesome group at the Raleigh Momprenuer‘s Illuminate conference.  This group of mom’s provided me with so much inspiration and ideas that I was on mental overload by the time I left.   One of the things that really stood out to me was the Ignite Your Passion session taught by Gaye …

Hobby To Profession

She still can’t make up her mind as to what she wants to be when she grows up.  Mama to two young boys at 5 and 2, with an extremely supportive husband, Laura Balow finds time for a small business too.  Heebie Jeebie Designs has a collection of hand drawn embellished items including jewelry, cell phone cases, and the most …

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Finding Support When Starting Your Own Business

A personal story of going back to work and starting a small business after having children. I went from being an extremely successful Nationally Board Certified teacher and Math trainer for Wake County to Stay at Home Mom and Independent Consultant for The Pampered Chef.   I was so involved in my teaching career and really what I wanted MORE …