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Being a Small Business Mom & Knowing Your Worth

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Being a Small Business Mom & Knowing Your Worth

Do you ever stop to think “How stressful can it really be to run a business from home and be a mom?” “Why are the products so expensive?” Some may say “Well, she doesn't have to rent a space or pay for help so it really can't be all that bad.” “Can't she just get her stuff from overseas and sell it cheap?” “Doesn't she have a nanny to watch the kid?” Let me stop you there.Building a business from the ground up, raising a kid and having housework to do is not a walk in the park, it's more like...

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Being a Small Business Owner during a Pandemic

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Being a Small Business Owner during a Pandemic

2020 is almost over, and what a rollercoaster of a ride it's been! Who is ready for the New Year??   Many Small Business Owners have faced quite a few challenges, from having to change the way products are sold or how services were offered, and sadly, a lot of local businesses have had to close their doors. Fortunately, being a Gift Shop owner, it was easy to move fully online.  While the buzz of local pop-ups are certainly missed, I am very grateful that I was able to build on ways to offer and deliver products.  There are still some hoops...

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