Confessions of a Mompreneur

M.O.M. Radio 


M.O.M. Radio- EP #36 - Janette Gleason M.O.M. Radio – EP #36 -Janette Gleason, an Infusionsoft Certified Consultant and Ultimate Marketer Finalist 2011,

Rosemary Nickel of Motivating Other Moms Radio, interviews Janette Gleason who has an 11-year-old son with Asperger’s and Autism. She speaks about her journey as a small business owner, wife and mother of three whom at one point stopped paying her mortgage, lost her house and hit rock bottom. Janette never gave up and turned her life around. She is now an author, speaker, runs her own business and has a team of virtual assistants to help meet her goals. If you’ve ever struggled and want some inspiration then you need to listen to this podcast.

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She lost her home, hit rock bottom, and built an award winning business! @janettegleason #mompreneur 

Main Questions Asked

  • Did you have a lot of feelings of guilt that goes along with being a mother of a child with Asperger’s and Autism?
  • What skills helped you get through the time when you lost your house?
  • What things changed for the better?
  • What is the biggest problem people have with using Infusionsoft?
  • How do your virtual assistants make life better for your clients?
  • What is the number one complaint you hear about Infusionsoft and how can they solve that problem?
  • What is your book “Confessions of a Mompreneur” about?
  • When you lost your house how did that affect your marriage?

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Key Lessons Janette has Learned

  • In the face of struggle remember to hug your kids everyday
  • The sun will rise tomorrow and there is always a new day
  • Outsource what you are not good at and what frustrates you
  • Entrepreneurs are constantly learning but also being held back because we can’t learn it fast enough
  • Assemble a team of support that can help
  • Use your support teams talent and gifts to fill in the gaps where you have downfalls
  • Consultants help with the marketing strategy and virtual assistants put the pieces together
  • Virtual assistants do jobs that are time consuming efficiently and quickly so the business owners don’t waste their time
  • The Infusionsoft learning curve is steep but worthwhile for businesses
  • Mompreneurs have the best of both worlds as they see their kids and also work in a field that they love
  • Create a life that you love and don’t think it can’t happen
  • Change can happen as long as you are willing for it to happen
  • What ever you go to sleep with is how you are going to wake up

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