As a mom and home business owner, I know how this works. This being the first step to starting something on your own and based on your passions and gifts. Leading from what makes you light up will attract the best the universe has to offer and being the leader you wish you had will bring out the best of you. Talents you never knew you had!
When I first returned to work after a long maternity leave, I couldn’t believe how much more efficient I became. I noticed an interesting and useful change in myself – the ability to manage my time more efficiently. This is due in large part because of my new role as CEO of our household. My time management and organizational skills were enhanced and I found myself able to impose deadlines and carry out any task to the finish line. I was a junky – addicted to getting the job done. Either for my childrens school or for our household. So I told myself that if I could get it done for other people why then can’t I do it for myself.
In 2000, I designed websites and loved doing it. I was so passionate about building a relationship w the client whereby I can hear and then create their vision for their company. I was inspired when hearing people talk about what they were passionate about or their backstories. I designed websites for muscians to mechanics – real estate agents to jewelry makers. It was the first job I truly enjoyed to my core. Lik
e many I always felt compelled to finish my education so I received my BA from UCLA in Political Science and proceeded to work in public service and politics for the next 6 years. Despite my long stint in this world, it never lit me up the way web design did and so I took my first step back toward that happy place after having my kids. I struggled, as many new moms do, with where I started and my mom identity stopped. Thing is you never stop being a mom and so I embrace it and make infuse those skills Ive acquired from my mom role and the experiences Ive had and am having into my business – Online Mom Biz. I know the identity struggle of moms of newborns, toddler and young children. It’s a struggle I feel everyday but I know that it order to know what’s possible you have to take that first step.
If you want something to light you up
Want to make your own hours
Become your own boss.
Start your online business today.
Let me help you!
And hear I am.
So if you’re looking for something that lights you up
I made it very clear that I was leaving at a certain time every day (around 5:30 or 6:00), so not only did I work like crazy to hit that self-imposed deadline, but my coworkers knew they had to get me early in the day if they needed me.