5 Ways Social Media Could Be Hurting Your Business

At the next Rockin Mompreneur event I will be discussing how to build your business using social media. Today’s post is equally important....more

Do I Need to Invest in Technology for My Start-Up?

When I started my cupcake business in November 2012 I used three things to get me going – my laptop, a £20.00 hand-whisk and a second-hand mobile phone.  It takes very little by way of investment in technology to start most businesses these days - maybe this is why in November 2012 alone over 9000 start-ups were born in the UK?  One thing holding many of us back from starting that freedom business...more

Make Your Business Successful - Work According To A Plan

It is thrilling to make your business successful by working according to a plan.  Almost everyone has heard the expressions, "prepare for war in the time of peace" and "if you fail to plan, you plan to fail." Both these expressions, are a perfect ways to describe how you should work for the success of your business. No matter what the business type, from a small mom blog to a Fortune 500 company, in order to be successful, a business has to operate according to a plan....more

We're Already Leaning In

The lower level of the Beacon Hotel in Washington, DC, thrums with enthusiasm.At table after table, everyone from CEOs and academics to developers and policy wonks swap stories of surviving sequestration, jockeying for promotions, and the art of snagging that corner office. With every shared anecdote comes another chance to network; each handshake ideally ends with an exchange of business cards and a promise to reconnect later....more

Commit to Making Your Business a Success By Showing Up Each Business Day

It is thrilling to commit to making your business a success by showing up to work each business day. If you ask most employers what they want most from an employee, one thing that will almost always make the list is for the employee to be dependable and show up to work each day. After all, employees are needed to do the tasks that make the business run. Interestingly, many entrepreneurs do not show up at their own businesses each day. They fail to show up literally and figuratively. This is a mistake that should be avoided, period....more

The Business of Networking

​There are two types of people that network, those that get it and those that don't.Networking is not for those with a lack of patience or for someone looking for immediate results. The magic in the effectiveness of networking is in the relationships you create and the connections you make. Cultivating these relationships will make all the difference. When attending any networking event, keep the following in mind:Keep in touch with your network but don't spam them...more

Work Vigorously to Make Your Business/Blog a Success

It is thrilling to work vigorously for the success of your business or blog. Entrepreneurs are forced to wear many hats in the course of running their businesses. They must be parent, counselor, advisor, financier, marketer, as well as chief cook and bottle washer. One thing is common to every hat the entrepreneur must wear, that is that the entrepreneur must act with vigor, must vigorously do all that is necessary to help the business....more

4 Tips Make To Be Memorable In Social Media

4 Tips Make To Be Memorable In Social MediaBy Deb Bixler | The Cash Flow Show - Party Plan Traininghttp://www.wobcmagazine.com/7164/37704/a/4-tips-make-to-be-memorable-in-... ...more

Trip advisor

For some of us, traveling for business is so much more than getting on a plane and leaving.<><><>Some people’s approach to a business tripAnnounce they are going on a business trip. Sometime (it could be next week or the week after).Make airline and hotel reservations.Pack.Leave home.Work.Return home.Resume business as usual.Other people’s approach to a business trip...more