Being a stay at home Mum can be great, you're there for all of the milestones, you don't have to worry about finding (not to mention paying for) childcare and there's no commute to worry about. However it can get a bit lonely, and dare I say it, a little bit boring! Your brain feels … Continue reading 5 signs it’s time to change from Stay at Home Mum to Mumpreneur
Being a working Mum can be great. With the right employer, the right childcare and the right support it can work and lead to happy Mum and happy children. If it doesn't seem to be quite working for you, check out these signs that it's time to become a Mumpreneur. Your Sunday is ruined by … Continue reading Five signs it’s time to quit your job and become a Mumpreneur
Mums Business Inspiration can come from many places. On Business for Mums we're shared the stories of hundreds of Mums who have started their own business. They all answered the questions "What inspired you" and we've used their answers to look for recurring themes. Mums Business Inspiration: Why Mums want to start a business I … Continue reading Mums Business Inspiration: Where does it Come From?
When you were little, it seemed so simple. You wanted to be a firefighter, a nurse, a teacher or, in my daughters case, a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle. Once you're a bit older it's a bit more complicated (you realise you're never going to be a turtle, green isn't really your colour after all) and … Continue reading Which Business is Right for You?
Yesterday I spent the day at the Mum and Working Academy and Awards. Mumpreneur Inspiration was nominated in the working parent blogger of the year category, we didn't win but still had a great day. There were excellent speakers at the Mum and Working Academy on topics like social media, Finance and funding, search engine … Continue reading The mum and Working Academy and Awards.
As a former librarian I love reading, whenever I have a new idea the first thing I do is read about it so of course I have read lots of books on Mums in business, here's a run down of my 8 favourites. (Contains Affiliate links) Mumpreneur: The complete guide to starting and running a … Continue reading 8 inspiring reads for Mums in Business
Mums who can run events that help other Mums reach their market.
Lots of people dream of self-employment but most will never actually take that step. I've known I wanted to work for myself since I was a student and did a business degree at university but it wasn't until I had my children that I finally took the plunge. I think the reason that I, and … Continue reading Taking the plunge into self-employment
On Saturday I spent the day at Start up 2016 in Canary Wharf, luckily I booked my ticket early as the event was sold out with a waiting list of 2000 people. It was run by Enterprise Nation and as well as the Canary Wharf event, partner events were also running around the country making … Continue reading Start Up 2016 – An Inspiring Day