by Fiona Luke July 19, 2016 2 min read
Emma Lovell from Fly Babee has been nominated for the 2016 St George Banking Group AusMumpreneur Awards.
The AusMumpreneur Awards presented by The AusMumpreneur Network celebrate and recognize Australian Mums in business achieving outstanding success in areas such as business excellence, product development, customer service and digital innovation. The awards are designed to recognize the growing number of women who successfully balance motherhood and business in a way that suits their life and family.
Fly Babee was born when I found a problem and wanted to find a way to fix it.
Travelling with a baby is hard and trying to get them to sleep when you’re out and about and breaking routine is even harder. I didn’t wake up and think – “I want to start my own business”. The discovery of the problem kept burning away inside of me until I started playing around with ideas on how to make parenting easier. The business developed around me really as I set about making my prototype and eventually started manufacturing.
Emma states: “If you thinking of starting a business when you’re also raising a small family, the first thing you need to know is that it won’t be plain sailing. The most important thing is to go in to your venture with your eyes wide open and expect hard work and long hours. However, if you’re realistic and plan very carefully, you can reap the benefits of being your own boss.”
Emma’s advice to mothers who are starting a business whilst juggling a family:
Read more at www.ausmumpreneur.com. The winners of the 2016 St George Banking Group AusMumpreneur Awards will be announced at a glamorous Awards dinner at Crown Casino, Melbourne on 14 August 2016.
For more information on the AusMumpreneur Awards visit: www.ausmumpreneur.com or contact Peace Mitchell on 0431 615 107 or email@example.com
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