Guest article by Dana Minney
What do babies and businesses have in common? They both have moms! Well, with babies, it’s literal. But in a manner of speaking, businesses have to be birthed into existence, too.
Read on as three entrepreneur moms in Austin tell the truth about raising kids, running a business and the common thread of making failure work for them. After all, what prepares kids for real life better than learning how to recover after a fall?
If You Fail, Make it Fun: Laura Beck, Striped Shirt
“I wanted my kids to see how you can decide to change course in life,” said Laura Beck, who started, then stopped, Striped Shirt. “I envisioned my business being successful and wanted my kids to see me running it and being a role model for them.” [Read more…]