Starting Your Business

Being in start up mode is one of the most exciting times in any business owner’s life. It’s also one that can be a little scary at times too. Below you’ll find tips and tricks for making the most of starting your company while avoiding mistakes that could prove costly regarding time, money or both. We’ve been where you are and we’d love to help you learn from our successes (and mistakes)!

Branding 101 for Your WAHM Business

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So, you’ve been doing this work-at-home thing for a while now and are looking to grow your business. Whether you’re blogging, transcribing, consulting, or doing any of the myriad things you can do from home, eventually you will need to brand yourself. Step one in branding: a logo. The old adage is true: you need […]

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Seven Ideas for Spinning that Spare Room into Financial Freedom

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Are you wondering what to do with a newly spare room in your home? Whether your child has left for college or a relative who needed a place to stay has moved out, it can be hard to decide how to make use of a vacant room. But imagine how much money would be going […]

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Tutoring and Music Teaching: Two Great Home Based Careers

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At first, deciding to find a career from home can prove more than a little overwhelming. But as you examine your skills and hear of new and creative ways to run a business, the situation becomes less daunting. If you are still in the brainstorming phase of becoming a work at home mom, here are […]

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Do You Need a Business Coach in Your WAHM Life?

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Have you ever thought about working with a business coach? For some people who work independently online, this is considered a must-have expense to keep them on track, focused, and moving toward a bigger goal. A business coach can look at your business from a neutral third party perspective. They can help you see what […]

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How Direct Sales Is Like Baseball

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As a sports mom, I often use sports analogies in “real life”. There is so much to be learned from these simple concepts that can be applied to our everyday lives. It helps me in building a strong business and I am excited to share some these ideas with you today! Know Your Batting Average […]

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5 Interesting Direct Sales Companies That Have Captured My Attention

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I realized a long time ago that party plans and direct sales were not the way I wanted to work from home. I tried it for about a year or so way back in 2001 with a bath and body product company that I really liked, I used their products and enjoyed them so it […]

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Five Ways You Can Make Money With No Website

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Sometimes you just want to test the waters and see if you even enjoy working from home. It’s not the sort of thing that everyone is happy or comfortable with. For whatever reason, you don’t want to put up a website right away because you’re not ready yet, you aren’t sure how to begin, etc… […]

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Work at Home Opportunities from A to Z …

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One of things people often say when they first find out that you work from home is that there are only so many things you can do from home. They instantly think you’re stuffing envelopes or selling candles, they don’t realize that there is truly a world of opportunity out there that allows a person […]

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Choosing a Business Structure as a Mompreneur

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This question was submitted as part of our Ask a WAHM series. Got a burning question you wanted answered from our staff of successful work at home moms? Feel free to submit them here. Question: When first starting out, is it preferable to set up a business as a DBA/Sole Proprietorship or an LLC? What […]

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Now That You’ve Decided On Direct Sales

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Now that you’ve decided that direct sales is the right fit for you, you need to pick a company.  As I mentioned here, there are many things to consider when deciding on a direct sales company to join.  What products are you already using in your daily life, that already come from a direct sales […]

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