When you’re trying to make it in the business world, knowledge is everything, and there’s no better way to get your hands on that knowledge than by reading. Sure, the whole “leaders are readers” schtick is done to death, but that’s because it works!Continue reading
Being a working mom is hard. There’s so much to think about, and you’re constantly juggling work, school, family time, and personal time. It seems like there’s never enough time in your day to tackle everything you need to do, and the struggle of working women never stops!Continue reading
It’s hard to run a home and business! That’s just a fact.
There’s so much balancing involved, and it’s never easy to figure out what to prioritize. As small business owners, we need all the help we can get. Sometimes, that help comes in the form of tips and tricks.Continue reading
It’s hard enough being a mom. You’ve got all of that mom guilt to deal with, and you never have a real day off! If you’re a small business owner on top of that, then you’re doubling or even tripling your stress. Forcing yourself to work constantly without a break is absolutely terrible for you, and you need to take time off. It’s important for your mental health, and it will refresh you physically.Continue reading
People procrastinate. That’s a fact of life! At some point, everyone will engage in some form of procrastination. Whether you simply don’t want to do a task or are avoiding it, the bottom line is that you aren’t working, and that’s a huge problem for any aspiring small business owner.
That’s why we sat down with Courtney Wolf to talk about how to overcome procrastination. She’s studied how everyone struggles with procrastination, and she’s found that there are four types of procrastination. Each procrastination style is different, and knowing which one you fall into is a huge step toward improving your ability to work under pressure.Continue reading
When you work from home, time management skills are extremely important. This is doubly true when you’re just starting a small business and want to manage your time so that you aren’t consumed by work. Time management is such an important aspect of business to our Rainmaker families– after all, we got into this so that we could build wealth while spending time with our families!
But when you’re starting a small business, it can be hard to know what it means to spend your time most effectively.
Here are some of our best time management tips to help you develop good time management skills that will let you maximize your family time while still developing and growing your business.Continue reading