by Stacy Katz Launching a new business? Exhausted trying to figure out how to keep family life on track? So am I! Here are five tips that are working for my business partner and I and that we hope make your journey a bit smoother: 1. Tackle the Gaps with Gusto “All you need in […]
by June Cruz | Featured Contributor This is exactly the type of article I would have clicked on a year and a half ago, while six months pregnant, trying to figure out how I was going to balance a newborn baby and a burgeoning fashion career. As I was excited to welcome our baby girl […]
by Jason Unger Being married to an entrepreneur isn’t like being married to a nine to five’er. That probably goes without saying, but knowing this and comprehending this are two different things. My wife owns a small business coaching aspiring flight attendants. She does all her business via the internet so when we were making […]
by Flesché Hesch | Featured Contributor “Mama! Mama!” Ahh, the soundtrack of my life. My son was calling me from the other room. I had just taken a quick call before we were to head out to his music class. “Ugh!” said the caller, do you need to go?” The disgust in her voice was […]
by Lauren Rose Starting a franchise can cost upwards of half a million dollars and take years to turn a profit, according to Entrepreneur. The hours are long and stressful, and time managing your business will be spent away from your family. However, the result is a successful career and a consistent income stream, if […]
As an entrepreneur and mom I have learned that there is no such thing as caught up. I am constantly coming up with new ways to reinvent my companies and enrich my client experiences. Which in turn creates new projects, deadlines, and more to my workload. Sounds exciting right, well it can be, but as a wife and mother of 3 young children there are times when taking on new tasks can seem daunting.
Do you wake up each day with great intentions of getting a lot done, but then find yourself fall into a state of stress as the realization that there is just not enough time in the day to get everything done?
I know that exact feeling. Time management is the biggest challenge for entrepreneurs who happen to also be parents.
A few years ago, I found myself ending each day exhausted from doing a little here and a little there but not getting anything completed. It was not until I invested some time into learning and mastering time management and productivity when my business started to flourish and I was able to really be present and engaged with my children and in family activities.