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7 Simple Steps to Brand Your Business

In a post later this week, I’ll be covering why you should brand your business and what a brand is. Before we get to those topics, I wanted to give you some actual usable steps you could put into action today! So here you have 9 steps to branding your business: Figure out who you…

11 Ways Mompreneurs are Better Than Other Entrepreneurs

Aside from the obvious good looks </conceit>, mompreneurs have a lot going for them. Sure, some people say the term is derogatory and used to discriminate – I couldn’t agree less. I think we should differentiate ourselves from other entrepreneurs, because we have so much more value to offer in so many ways. You can…

3 Questions You MUST Ask to Succeed at SocialMompreneurship

While watching an old rerun of “The Dragons’ Den”, a show on CBC about entrepreneurs seeking funding, I found myself in shock. Not only did one of the Dragons react harshly, but it was actually warranted. They saw a business with a million dollar valuation that had no revenue whatsoever, which is bad enough in…

Why Direct Sales is Wrong for Most Moms

Warning : This post is likely to make a lot of people angry. That’s good. If they’re angry, they’re thinking. This post also could have been titled : Why You Should Forge Your Own Path In response to a post at MomEO Magazine… Every time I see some poor mompreneur spamming on Twitter, Facebook, or…

3 Steps to Getting Funding for Social Mom Ventures

Have you ever considered getting funding from investors or banks for your social mom business? Here are three steps that will take you from “hobby” to “investment” in no time! 1. Create a business plan. Not just some one-page business plan you found online, either. Banks and investors want to see a full business plan…