How to write a media release that attracts media attention

12:11PM | Tuesday, 4 December 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

One of the best ways to publicise your business is to get it mentioned in a major publication. Here are eight keys to creating a press release that gets published. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

10 ideas to create multiple streams of income from your business

11:27PM | Wednesday, 28 November 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Passive income streams for your business can come from many sources. Here are a few great examples. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Five tips for increasing your word-of-mouth marketing

11:46PM | Wednesday, 21 November 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Word-of-mouth marketing is one of the most powerful ways to increase your business – but it is rarely the fastest. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

When good clients go bad

11:26PM | Wednesday, 14 November 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Sometimes, a previously reliable client will become difficult to work with. If it happens to you, here are five key tips for dealing with the situation. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

10 top web tools for mumpreneurs

11:18PM | Wednesday, 7 November 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Here are 10 online tools to cut workload and increase your productivity. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Avoid burnout with these six easy tips

10:57AM | Wednesday, 31 October 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

There are some basic things you can do to make sure you don’t end up on the small business burnout scrapheap. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

The six golden rules of soloist collaboration

10:33PM | Wednesday, 24 October 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Forming partnerships and alliances with others can help to increase the reach of your solo business. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Seven steps to a powerful business elevator speech

10:11PM | Wednesday, 17 October 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

The opportunity to promote your business can come when you least expect it, so it’s crucial to have a short sales speech ready. If you’re creating your elevator pitch, here are seven key things to aim for. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

10 more must-have apps for mumpreneurs

10:35PM | Wednesday, 10 October 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Recently, this blog examined 10 must-have smartphone and tablet apps for busy mumpreneurs. However, with great new apps being created every day, here are 10 more that are worth checking out. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Nine top outsourcing tips for mumpreneurs

10:32PM | Wednesday, 3 October 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

As a busy mumpreneur, it can be tough to give each area of your business the attention it deserves. However, there are also many outsourcing horror stories from unwary businesses. Here are nine key tips to make sure you outsource effectively. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

How to respond effectively to a media call-out

9:49PM | Wednesday, 26 September 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

It can be tough to know what to do when a journalist calls, especially if you don’t have a lot of media experience. Here are six tips to help you out during a media call-out. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

What to do when you’re overcome with ideas

9:42PM | Wednesday, 19 September 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Ideas are funny things. They always seem to go missing when you need them, only to overwhelm you later. Here are five key tips to managing the creative moments when inspiration strikes. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

10 ways to get more done in less time

9:01PM | Wednesday, 12 September 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

As a mumpreneur, the effectiveness of your business depends on how efficiently you work. Here are 10 ways to boost your productivity by working smarter. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

How to position yourself as an expert – and maintain it

9:07PM | Wednesday, 5 September 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

We live in a day and age where it’s easy to become an expert, but maintaining your reputation is another matter. Here are five things you must do to maintain your credibility. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Six ways to manage your business’ growth

8:25PM | Wednesday, 29 August 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

As mumpreneurs, our toughest challenges can sometimes come from our greatest successes. Here are six things you must do to make sure you don’t become overwhelmed as your business grows. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Five to-do list tips to make you more efficient

8:41PM | Wednesday, 22 August 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

As a mumpreneur, boosting your productivity ultimately comes down to your own initiative. So here are five things to add to your to-do list to make your business more efficient. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Five steps to mumpreneur sales success

8:57PM | Wednesday, 15 August 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Landing sales can be tough, especially if you don’t have a whole sales department at your disposal. Here are the five keys to making sure you close the deal. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Six tips for more profitable networking

8:07PM | Wednesday, 1 August 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Business networking is an essential tool for growing any business, especially if you’re a sole trader. Here are six ways to get more profitable results from your networking. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

Four ways to generate publicity for your business – for free

7:58PM | Wednesday, 25 July 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

If you’re a busy sole trader or mumpreneur, you obviously won’t have the multi-million dollar marketing budget of your multinational competitors. That’s why it’s especially important to be creative with your marketing. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.

How to balance work and sick kids while keeping your sanity (mostly) intact

7:00AM | Wednesday, 18 July 2012 | Amanda Jesnoewski

Finding a work/life balance can be tough at the best of times, let alone when you have a child running a temperature. Thankfully, there are ways you can get through it with your sanity (mostly) intact. BY AMANDA JESNOEWSKI.