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Builders of baby businesses often focus more on the babies than the business. Tips for small business optimization.
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Mompreneurs: New Baby? New Business! - PROFILES - Huffington Post

Mompreneurs: New Baby? New Business! - PROFILES - Huffington Post | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Mompreneurs: New Baby? New Business!
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It's not uncommon for women to re-think their diets during pregnancy. Once they start "eating for two" they tend to shun chemicals, pesticides, and yes, their daily Diet Coke!
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Millionaire Mums: Big thinkers - PROFILE - New Zealand Herald

Millionaire Mums: Big thinkers - PROFILE - New Zealand Herald | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
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Millionaire Mums: Big thinkers
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Stay-at-home parents are taking their business ideas and developing them globally - and they're not just child-related products. ...
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Moms with home businesses make it work - PROFILES - Pop City

Moms with home businesses make it work - PROFILES - Pop City | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

"For me," concludes Gogos, "it was really important for my kids to see a role model of someone able to do both things -- to work as a parent. It's important for your kids to know what real life it like."

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Women Entrepreneurs Who Mean Business - ARTICLE - Forbes

Women Entrepreneurs Who Mean Business - ARTICLE - Forbes | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

"Women Entrepreneurs Who Mean Business? Finding Out What Makes You Happy, Then Taking A Swing At It" Session at 11th annual Babson Entrepreneurship Forum. Efforts to boost entrepreneurship among female graduates.

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Made in Oklahoma: The Changing Table - PROFILE - NewsOK.com

Made in Oklahoma: The Changing Table - PROFILE - NewsOK.com | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Made in Oklahoma: The Changing TableNewsOK.comThey were passionate about using cloth diapers and thought other moms would be too if given the opportunity to try them out.
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Americans Having Fewer Babies Crimp on Economy - STATS - Businessweek

Americans Having Fewer Babies Crimp on Economy - STATS - Businessweek | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

If you are in the baby business, general optimism about the economy does have an impact on the birth rate---and your potential market---over time.

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How to Give Your Local Online Marketing the Best Chance of Success - ADVICE - Business 2 Community

How to Give Your Local Online Marketing the Best Chance of Success - ADVICE - Business 2 Community | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
For businesses that rely on local customers, marketing used to mean putting an advert in a shop window or local newspaper, or maybe handing out flyers.
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So what is PR… exactly? - ADVICE - Business Plus Baby

So what is PR… exactly? - ADVICE - Business Plus Baby | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Introducing my latest guest blogger here at Business Plus Baby….Julie Sherwood of www.getinthepress.com. Welcome Julie! PR is all about getting the press to talk about you and effectively gaining 'free advertising' for your ...
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Mums' treats benefit babies - PROFILE - The Aucklander

Mums' treats benefit babies - PROFILE - The Aucklander | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Mums' treats benefit babiesThe AucklanderAn Auckland mother of two has channelled her breastfeeding frustrations into a new business venture. Jesse Wilson makes biscuits that offer nutritional benefits to expectant and breastfeeding mothers.
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Cloth Diapering Was the Gateway Drug: Go Baby Go - PROFILE - Mean Baby

Cloth Diapering Was the Gateway Drug: Go Baby Go - PROFILE - Mean Baby | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Blog about local small business owner and mommy of two, Liz Spillmann, of Go Baby Go. ... With Go Baby Go on the market, the time was right and Liz was now a local small business owner. Busting at the seems, it was time ...
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Cedar Falls mom makes business of homemade baby products - PROFILE - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Cedar Falls mom makes business of homemade baby products - PROFILE - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Cedar Falls mom makes business of homemade baby productsWaterloo Cedar Falls CourierShe ended up with colorful and crocheted animal-themed baby hats, bright cloth diaper covers and swim diapers, bags with water-proof linings and pastel and ...and ...
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Southwest Harbor woman hopes to capitalize on cloth diaper rebirth - PROFILE - Bangor Daily News

Southwest Harbor woman hopes to capitalize on cloth diaper rebirth - PROFILE - Bangor Daily News | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

“You never think, ‘Oh, I’m going to be a diaper cleaner,’” the 33-year-old Georgia native said Saturday from her store, which opened in January. “But it’s something I would have loved to have as a parent, and there is definitely a need.”

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Parental Leave Planning for Entrepreneurs - HOW TO - Maternity Leave for Business ...

Parental Leave Planning for Entrepreneurs - HOW TO - Maternity Leave for Business ... | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
It's the one contingency that no business plan can fully prepare you for: how entrepreneurs can keep their business alive and thriving when a baby enters into the equation.
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Karen Randal Refashions Philadelphia's Urban Factories - NEWS - Fast Company

Fast Company Karen Randal Refashions Philadelphia's Urban Factories Fast Company She has set herself a task that's just as unusual, which is to revivify a moribund industry--textile manufacturing--in a somnolent city--Philadelphia--and in so doing...
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I started a business with a baby: Andreea Ayers - INTERVIEW - Business Plus Baby

I started a business with a baby: Andreea Ayers - INTERVIEW - Business Plus Baby | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Then in 2006 I became pregnant with my first baby. While I was ... That way I could still have control over every aspect of running my business and do it all myself (which was not such a good idea, as I soon learned).
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How Betsy's cat naps sparked a business idea - PROFILE - This is Cornwall

How Betsy's cat naps sparked a business idea - PROFILE - This is Cornwall | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

How Betsy's cat naps sparked a business idea. "I once found myself sitting in my car sewing, and realising that a floral trout may not be everyone's idea of the perfect art for their baby's nursery."

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Fear can be such a powerful thing - TIPS - Launch Grow Joy

Fear can be such a powerful thing - TIPS - Launch Grow Joy | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
So you know that you need help in your business and you know that you should hire someone to help take the load off, but if the daunting task of handing over your business baby is just too much to bear, here are a few ideas ...
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Finding PR Angles for your business - ARTICLE - Business Plus Baby

Finding PR Angles for your business - ARTICLE - Business Plus Baby | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Today I have Julie Sherwood's (of Get In The Press) second guest post on PR. In this article she looks at the often overlooked subject of finding an angle for your press release. (Don't forget to take a look at.
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Expectant moms take baby steps with parental consultant - PROFILE - Houston Chronicle

Expectant moms take baby steps with parental consultant - PROFILE - Houston Chronicle | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Expectant moms take baby steps with parental consultantHouston ChronicleNewly relocated to Houston, with no family nearby, Aranda ended up spending hours researching baby products, health care providers and more for her impending delivery.
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Mompreneurs: The Business of Mom Networks - ADVICE - Huffington Post

Mompreneurs: The Business of Mom Networks - ADVICE - Huffington Post | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Mompreneurs: The Business of Mom NetworksHuffington PostSo, I salute "mompreneurs" that start businesses by moms for moms, like Club MomMe and Divalysscious Moms where moms can get out, mix and mingle, learn and grow and enjoy both mom time and mom...
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Why now is a great time to be in business - TRENDS - CBS News

Why now is a great time to be in business - TRENDS - CBS News | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
CBS NewsWhy now is a great time to be in businessCBS NewsSoon, she was selling them to other Northwest mommies out of the back of the diaper bag. Baby Legs was born.
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Blissfield business a source for cloth diapers- LOCAL NEWS - Adrian Daily Telegram

Blissfield business a source for cloth diapers- LOCAL NEWS - Adrian Daily Telegram | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it
Blissfield business a source for cloth diapersAdrian Daily TelegramWhen Teresa Johnson found out in 2008 that her new daughter was allergic to disposable diapers, she also found out something else: that it was difficult for her to find diapers made...
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The Easy Way to Start Your New Business - ADVICE - Creative Wealth

"I’d like you to invite you to think differently about starting a business for yourself. Here’s what you do. Don't think about everything at once. . . . All you need to do is take one small, baby-step forward on your new business idea and pretty soon you start to see a business plan."

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How to Juggle a Baby and Your Startup as a Female Founder - INTERVIEW - NBC Chicago

How to Juggle a Baby and Your Startup as a Female Founder - INTERVIEW - NBC Chicago | Building a Baby Biz | Scoop.it

"Since I will never be able to know this, what is it like for women to have a baby while running a startup? Desiree Vargas Wrigley: If you're a founder or co-founder, you really consider your company your first child, even if you don't like to admit it sometimes."

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Women, Work and Babies - ARTICLE - Huffington Post

Women, Work and Babies: Will the 'Mommy Wars' Never End?Huffington Post"Nurturing a Baby and a Business" focuses on several women who developed truly creative and successful online businesses while having children.
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