I’ve already mentioned several times, that freelance work is not for everything. Mainly because it takes a lot of self-control to work on your own, without anyone supervising you and tracking your results. Many women, who switch to freelancer career end up getting back to office work within a half a year. But it doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t try! Freelancing has so many advantages, that you really should give it a chance. And to make sure that you and freelancing make a perfect match, check if … [Read more...] about Freelance work – what features do you need?
Being a mom and an entrepreneur is a hard work, as we all know it. This is why it makes it really hard to take a decision for women to quit a full time work and engage in entrepreneurship. The only thing that can really help is to look through some really inspirational stories of other women in business, who successfully juggle their family life and business projects. And here you have a portion of such inspiration! MELISSA LANZ Founder and CEO of The Fresh 20 Have you ever faced a … [Read more...] about Women in business – inspirational success stories
When young, energetic and socially active woman suddenly found herself isolated at home with a baby, she might fall into depression or at least feel lost and confused. That’s normal and that’s what happens with many moms across the world. Your whole lifestyle changes and you need time to adjust. And not only time, but also support and advices from women who have already found their way in this new life. All this can be found on one of the sites for social networking for women. I’ve already had a … [Read more...] about Top 5 best sites for social networking for women, vol. 2
Among all the freelance careers that are out there, copywriting is among the top 10 of most profitable and with the most flexible schedule. What’s also great is that there is a huge demand for copywriters and job offers are easy to find both on the Internet and offline. The only trick is that, comparing to some other freelance jobs, freelance writer job requires a bit more skills and knowledge. And by this I mean not only perfect language knowledge, but also rules of creating a successful … [Read more...] about Freelance jobs: copywriting tips & tricks
The biggest challenge for every mompreneur is to arrange her day in a way that all her duties related to work, household and kids are in balance. It is so easy to let yourself get carried away by work process or games with children and forget about other important daily tasks. To avoid this common problem you need to follow a time management system and also work out a system of tricks to increase personal productivity. Sounds easy, but that’s not! Luckily, app developers and IT specialists … [Read more...] about Top 10 personal productivity tools
There are some things that unite both stay at home moms, working moms and work from home moms: each morning they face one and the same challenge – to prepare a kid (or kids) to kindergarten. You have a huge to-do list, but your kid doesn’t seem to care. He is whining, playing games and sabotages your attempts to get him ready quickly. You get irritated, kid gets upset and everything goes wrong. Sounds familiar? For me it was an everyday routine till I decided that something needs to be changed. … [Read more...] about How to prepare a kid for kindergarten in the morning?
Being a happy stay at home mom is perfect unless… you are a social maniac, just like myself. When you work at home and have little kids, then your typical day is a kind of never-ending Groundhog Day. Same schedule, same duties and, above all this, the biggest part of a day you spend inside the house. You live your life mostly inside four walls and the lack of communication with someone apart from your family members is drastic! Women who work at the office at least have their colleague around, … [Read more...] about Top 10 best sites for social networking for women
Mom has to wake her child, feed him, get him dressed, put all the necessary things into his bag, drive him to school and then get back home to fulfills a list of home and work duties. Constantly balancing between a role of a mom, a housewife and a working lady any woman can bring herself to the brain-fag. Hopefully some few simple advices below will help to change the situation and to make life a bit easier, less tense. 1. Accept the help of advanced technology All those modern wireless … [Read more...] about Mom time management