12 mompreneur tips for thriving {not just surviving} during the holidays

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment
  • December 19, 2016
  • Holidays are such a special time to spend with family and friends. I love the lights, the traditions, the food, and the extra time at home with my loved ones. Yet, just because my kids get off from school, doesn’t mean my business stops – or even slows down. So I took to the experts…fellow […]

    “I still wanted to do challenging, high level work”

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , , , , 1 Comment
  • November 16, 2016
  • Q&A with Charissa Fitch I was recently introduced to a working mom rocking the start-up scene by our mutual friends at Werk. Charissa is an attorney turned inventor and entrepreneur. Like many of today’s working moms, she left a job that no longer worked for her in pursuit of building a company that would provide the […]

    “The risks may be big and scary, but the rewards are even greater if you go for it!”

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , , , , Leave a comment
  • October 26, 2016
  • Q&A with Nellie Akalp When I was approached by Nellie Akalp’s publicist about featuring her story in an interview for my blog, I was immediately impressed. Not only did phrases like “serial entrepreneur” and “mother of four” jump out at me as someone I could definitely relate to, but as I read her story I realized […]

    Want to be happier? Maybe it’s time to quit your job.

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , Leave a comment
  • September 30, 2016
  • be happier quit your job

    In case you missed it, 2016 is the year of the female entrepreneur. More and more women are taking their professional lives into their own hands and starting a business. So what’s so appealing about being a business owner anyway? Do moms who own a business work fewer hours? Not necessarily. Do they have fewer responsibilities? Not at […]

    “Unless you try, you’ll never know”

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , , , , Leave a comment
  • September 28, 2016
  • tips for working moms

    Q&A with Lainie Sevante Wulkan When I had the pleasure of spending the day with Lainie Sevante Wulkan at the FemCity Day of Positivity a few weeks ago, I knew I wanted to pick her brain for tips for working moms. Like most entrepreneurs, Lainie hardly fills her days doing just one thing. In addition to co-owning […]

    “I lost my job, and needed another door to open”

  • The Free Mama
  • Tagged , , , , , Leave a comment
  • August 10, 2016
  • mom business owner

    Q&A with Karrie Kaneda Karrie Kaneda is a designer, saleswoman, social media marketer and office manager. And that’s just her day job! Like most mom business owners, Karrie knows how to wear many hats in order to run her company and her household. Karrie knows the secret to a “happy habitat” is to find the beauty in everything. […]