A Work-At-Home Mom’s Guide to Hosting a Personalized Kids’ Party

Family by 0 comments

Celebrating your child’s many milestones can be exciting—and exhausting! Constantly trying to come up with creative ideas that your child and their friends will love isn’t always easy. Need some inspiration? Check out these creative ways to personalize your child’s party with minimal effort and expense.

Read the full article →

Soliciting Testimonials to Establish Trust

Marketing Your Business by 1 comment

For as long as marketers have sold products, they’ve sought customer testimonials. In the age of social media, testimonials have transformed, but they still serve the core purpose of establishing trust between seller and buyer. The importance of testimonials If you’ve ever written or delivered an elevator pitch, you know it should be brief. Yet […]

Read the full article →
Rachel Ambagtsheer

Are you Drowning in “Doing”?

Productivity Tips by 0 comments

You know the drill. You’ve just spent a precious half hour at your desk where you’ve been working furiously away until your preschooler wakes up from midday naptime. You’ve waited patiently all morning until she drops off to sleep, and once there’s silence, you fire up your laptop, IPad or desktop in order to make […]

Read the full article →

How to Spice Up Movie Nights at Home

Family by 0 comments

Being a Work at Home Parent, it’s hard to find enough hours in the day to get everything accomplished. Between clients, kids, and other family needs, the to-do list is never empty.  With all this going on simultaneously, don’t you wish you could just have a night to yourself to put business aside, relax, and […]

Read the full article →
Karen Ward

Career Day with my WAHM

Inspiration by 1 comment

Have you ever had to try and explain to your kids, “Sorry I can’t do that right now, I am working” and get the big blank stare…. What about trying to help your children understand what you do when you work?  Career days at businesses are quite common so why can’t you have one in […]

Read the full article →

You’re More Than Just a Parent

Inspiration by 0 comments

How Being a Mom (or Dad) Prepares You for Business Whether you take these and apply them to your career outside of the home or you decide to bring the office to you and work from home, you might be surprised at how many of your well-earned parenting skills actually translate perfectly into your work […]

Read the full article →

Be Productive By Doing What You Enjoy

Productivity Tips by 0 comments

My friend Lisa Picarille and I were having a discussion over Skype yesterday about productivity and it really made me think about what I do in a typical day and how I am most productive. We all have to do things sometimes that we don’t enjoy, but scheduling your work in such a way that […]

Read the full article →
John Perkins

Child Safety Tips for WAHM’s

Family by 0 comments

A big project is due, you need to make a phone call, or a client has come to the door; these are all scenarios that mothers who work from home deal with all the time. While your child’s safety is obviously at the top of the priority list, when you work at home, you can […]

Read the full article →

5 Tools for Clearing Business Clutter

Productivity Tips by 0 comments

Executives spend an average of 6 weeks per year looking for lost documents, notes the National Association of Professional Organizers. 5 Tools for Clearing Business Clutter. Reducing office clutter can drastically reduce the need to spend time looking for lost paperwork. Try these five tools to reduce office clutter and take back control of your […]

Read the full article →

Is It Time to Get Up from Your Desk?

Productivity Tips by 0 comments

(This post calls for some audience participation, so get ready for it.) Working from home it seems that I either spend all of my time at my desk or none of it. On the weekends I try not to go into my office at all to preserve some of the “space” between my work and […]

Read the full article →