We all know that there is a lot of great training out there for social media marketing. The problem is that its not completely realistic for the stay at home mom running around chasing kids, running a household, a business and losing her mind with distractions. So throw out what the "gurus" say and let's talk about a REAL plan tailored for the crazy life of a MOMpreneur.
Being a work at home mom is stressful and unpredictable. Chasing kids around while trying to rock out a business is like Mission Impossible. I personally dream of having a full time nanny 4-5 hours during the day and a small office space rented in town where I can take my creativity and Peppermint Mocha and lose myself in work.....but let's get REAL. Someday. I have desire mapped it. Its being manifested with every core of my being but for now I have to create a real plan that WORKS. If you can relate and struggle with this then this marketing plan is for you! Tweak it to fit your schedule and social media platforms that you find the most results from in your business. I build most of my business on Facebook so you will see me reference Facebook as a primary social media source. If that does not work for you, tweak it to fit the platforms that you are the most active on.
Before we dive into the actual plan its CRUCIAL that you identify the 4-5 REVENUE GENERATING activities that produce results in your business. The foundation of every business comes down to networking and making new contacts. Expanding your network should be at the top of that list. Busy work will not grow your business. You have to have a crystal clear understanding of the EXACT activities that will produce income. Time is money, ensure that the time you spend you are spending wisely on activities that will produce income.
The most effective way to market your business online. You will want to use this strategy to make the most out of this marketing plan. If you are new to attraction marketing be sure to check out my blog post How To Use Attraction Marketing To Build A Business Online.
When you stay laser focused on revenue generating activities for your business you can accomplish a lot in a very short time frame. The foundation of your business is expanding your network daily, making friends, building relationships. The more relationships you build the more people will be attracted to your business, your products and working with you.
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Use tools to keep yourself organized. Your expenses, your follow-ups, appointments. Keeping it all in one place ensures you aren't wasting time trying to track down paper. I still prefer the old fashioned method of writing things down as I am a very visual learner and creative personality. I like to doodle and see thoughts written on paper. If that fits your personality and style here are a few of my favorite resources. Find what works for you, consistency and organization is key to running a happy healthy home, life and business.