Building Relationships

A lot of people may get discouraged if there is someone in the group that has the same business or service as you. I find the complete opposite! I had the pleasure of meeting a fellow graphic designer at the latest Mompreneur lunch (Lisa Flesher) and it’s so refreshing to chat and connect with someone […]

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5 Quotes to Lift You Up Today

It’s March and it’s still cold… but spring is on the way! If there is a time when you need a pick-me-up, then it’s right now.  Here are some inspiring words that will get any entrepreneur’s excitement going as the snow melts and the birds begin to chirp again: “Business opportunities are like buses.  There’s […]

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2015 Mompreneur® of the Year

This past weekend marked a celebration of International Women’s Day, as well as recognition for the achievements of Mompreneurs across Canada! We are honoured and excited to announce the Grand Prize Winner of The 2015 Mompreneur® Award of Excellence, presented by TruShield Insurance: Andrea Iervella of Calgary, AB – Founder of SchoolWorx Andrea was one […]

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Think BIG – Tips to Help Your Business Grow

By Paul Gaspar, Small Business Director, UPS Canada It’s no surprise, small businesses power Canada’s economy and supporting them is an integral part of sustaining a bountiful economy. Here are a few tips for those businesses who want to grow. Let’s break this down; there are three areas that all small businesses should focus on. […]

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#MOMPconf Twitter Party #1: Feb. 5, 2015

We’re getting closer to our big annual event: The National Mompreneurs® Conference presented by TruShield Insurance! What better way to celebrate than to host a Twitter Party so we can connect with you and our incredible roster of sponsors, speakers, partners, and attendees! With $1,500+ in prizes to give away, we know this is the […]

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The Magic of ‘Mom and Pop’ Shops

Everyone loves the family business.  There’s something romantic about mom, dad and the kids working together to create a company that is as unique as they are.  Customers like family businesses because they tend to be friendlier and they treat you like a real person.  If you have a family business, are you making the […]

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Effective Multi-Tasking for Mompreneurs

By: Barbara Viteri, CEO of “Viteri Style Management”   Many working mothers will admit that after having children they became better multi-taskers. I’m one of them. We all get the same 24 hours in a day and we all understand the word “balance” is as hard to achieve as our goal weight. But what is […]

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