Should Friends Go Into Business Together?


This is probably one of the first things people ask Monique and I about our company. And the answer for us is an easy one. Here’s why. Monique and I started our b.box journey together, I think that’s a really big key to our success – both in business, and in friendship. For those who

CONFIDENCE : Ausmumpreneur Mini Challenge Part 1


For women to be successful in business focusing on confidence is key. Katrina McCarter of Marketing to Mums shares her wisdom and explains why she’s passionate about helping women to be more confident in their business.

5 Opportunities for Mums to Experience Greater Business Success


Mums are entering business at a rapid rate as they look for greater flexibility, a solution to childcare issues and more meaningful work. Mums are highly skilled, educated and resourceful yet the success of women in business is not reflective of this. Today I want to highlight 5 things mums in business can do to

CONFIDENCE : Ausmumpreneur Mini Challenge


*** STARTING ON 18 APRIL 2017 *** Grow your confidence as you grow your business! Join Ausmumpreneur Expert, Katrina McCarter of Marketing to Mums as she teaches you 6 tasks which can be implemented over thirty days to really boost your confidence in business. This mini challenge consists of 2 parts – Part 1 and

Start Your Business Guide


Are you dreaming about starting, but not sure where to start? We have created this guide to help small business owners wanting to get started on the entrepreneurial journey. We’ve included the essentials you’ll need to get started and to help you to navigate the path. There’s even a handy checklist at the back for

Mums Rule The World


Women are the power brokers of the universe.  According to Canadian Research, mums are responsible for more than $132 billion in spending every year in Australia.  They say that if mums were an industry they would be the largest contributor to GDP. They control more than 80% of all consumer spending decisions. Women are emerging

The Ins and Outs of Teaching Kids About Money


It’s no secret that children pick up many habits from their parents. Along the same lines as inheriting a fear of snakes, kids find it easy to recognise patterns in money saving behaviour and mimic them. And with research showing that one in four Aussies suffer from financial stress, it’s important to educate kids about

Business Experts, Mentors and Coaches Wanted


  Are you a business coach or mentor that specialises in working with mumpreneurs? We now have positions vacant for new AusMumpreneur Expert Coaches and Mentors This includes experts in the following areas: Business Sales Marketing PR Finances Mindset Funding Product Development Accounting Tech Manufacturing Importing Exporting Trademarks Insurance Our experts will be showcased on

The Vase


You take a deep breath before you walk into your mum’s bedroom. You see you beautiful yet frail body laying there, just a shadow of her former vibrant self. As smile spreads across her face when she sees you. As you approach her bed she reaches out her bony hand for you to hold. You

How To Effectively Sell More Of Your Products Online


It’s getting close to the business end of the year and for most of us with eCommerce businesses we’re heading into potentially the busiest sales period of the year. Yet when chatting to many Productpreneurs, lately, I hear a real mixed bag of emotions: Nervous that they won’t have bumper sales this Christmas. Anxious about

How To Manage Growth in Your Small Business


As the head of SME (small to medium enterprise) Business for St George Bank, Stuart Zalunardo has mingled with the Ausmumpreneur Network for a number of years now and is an avid supporter of women in business. Stuart was delighted to have the opportunity to again judge this year’s Ausmumpreneur Of The Year Award and

Achieving Work life Balance as a Mumpreneur


Owning your own business can be an exhilarating and rewarding experience. You get to work your own hours, be your own boss, work from wherever you like. Depending upon what type of business you run, of course. Then there is the other side. The challenging side. You know, the business ends up running you, sometimes