Have you ever wondered why a mom would start a business? Are you curious about what is running through their mind? The Globe and Mail recently broke down those reasons into seven main categories.
I canâ€™t bear to leave the kids, and we need the cash
For some women, being available to their children is a long-standing dream. These mompreneurs tend to start their businesses so that they can afford to be home with the kids.
I want to be home with the kids, but my brain needs more
Maybe youâ€™ve already made the decision and the necessary financial arrangements to be home with the kids, but you somehow feel that you need to be engaged in something besides motherhood.
I need to pay my bills
Either by necessity or by choice, some mompreneurs are born out of the need or desire for money.
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