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Jennifer Bright and Rallie McAllister, MD, MPH of Mommy MD Guides and 411 Voices

Jennifer Bright and Rallie McAllister, MD, MPH of Mommy MD Guides and 411 Voices How did you become involved with 411 Voices? I  replied to a HARO query and my business partner, Rallie McAllister, MD, MPH, and I had the good fortune to be interviewed by 411 Voices founding-member Louise Sattler for her radio show. […]

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Can sales be made through social media outlets? {Detailed commentary}

Recently, a Facebook chat led me to consider writing this post. One reader stated that people do not visit social media sites in order to buy – they interact on social media sites in order to be entertained. I’m sure that some studies do render these results and I’ve noticed, over the years, that many […]

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Women to Watch in 2012 : 20 women

Last year Mommy Perks launched our first “Women to Watch” campaign: Women to Watch in 2011: 12 Moms in Business Each mom was hand-selected by myself. In 2011 I decided to open the floor and allow others to nominate women they felt were watch-worthy: doing something special, unique, kind, helpful, etc. The judging panel (four […]

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July 22, 2011

Small business owners: “Grow a thick skin. And then grow a back-up.”

After a particularly rough two weeks I tweeted: FYI… to run a small business you need a thick skin. And once you have that in place you’ll need a back-up layer. In case you wondered. This tweet was re-tweeted by numerous others who chimed in, “Agreed! Yes!” Whatever your small business is, or will be, […]

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July 18, 2011

Do you ever feel taken advantage of, as a female business owner?

When I first began my businesses I assumed that I’d be taken advantage of. By men. I assumed that I’d have to grow a thick skin to deal with the men who would want things for free, for no charge or for very little. I was wrong. Before buying Mommy Perks and becoming full owner […]

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Women to Watch in 2011: 12 Moms in Business

With media outlets and authors chatting away about women and moms in business, Mommy Perks would like to toss our hat into that ring. We know all about women and mothers in business – it’s our Business to know, in fact! Mommy Perks was founded back in 2005. Since buying the company in 2009 I’ve […]

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