Overcome Objections and Customer Reluctance the Easy Way

Have you ever watched a political debate and felt like the candidates weren’t really answering the questions they were asked? Whether in interviews or public events, politicians and celebrities are often trained with “talking points.” We’re not just talking about… [Read More]

What Should a Freelance Resume Look Like?

When you’re looking for a traditional 9-to-5 job, it would be madness to go around applying for jobs without a resume. Even if you landed an interview based on a recommendation, most HR policies couldn’t set you up in their… [Read More]

Top 5 Must-Have Items in Your Business Branding Toolkit

When you are just starting a new freelance business, the initial time investment to get things rolling can seem immense—enough to make many continually postpone getting their new business off the ground or moving from getting clients through sites like… [Read More]

A Step-by-Step Guide for Walking Away from Conferences with New Leads and Partnerships

There’s a reason most companies have “business development” staff that spend practically all their time attending conferences and events and networking: Conferences have a clear and easily definable return on investment. But as a Freelance Mom bootstrapping your way to… [Read More]

The 15 Top Conferences for Freelance Moms

Do you have your business development plan for this year in place? I can practically hear the voices inside your head screaming: Business development? Me? Yikes! What does that even mean for my business? How do I even do that?… [Read More]

How One Mom Rapid-Launched Company to Huge Success in Just One Year

On the surface, Marrakech Food Tours makes perfect sense. American Amanda Mouttaki had a whirlwind romance with her now-husband Youssef in 2004 and he moved to the U.S. with her. In 2007, she started a blog, Maroc Mama, to keep… [Read More]

How to Make an Extra $1,000 a Month

In this month of case studies, we’ve looked at how several self-employed women have built up their businesses incredibly far and fast in a relatively short amount of time: Shenee Howard, who went from $0 to $100,000 in one-year Laura… [Read More]