Want to launch an online business from home, but don’t know where to begin? Are you looking for better ways to manage and market your online store? Do you want to spend more time with your family, while running a business that you are passionate about, which gives you the sales you need to live a life that you love?
Learn the building blocks to running a business, setting up an online store for your products and services. Do this all while raising your kids and running a home. We show you how, through the Brand and Build your Online Biz Workshop, a 101 learning event for work at home mothers who want to run an online business. This event is part of a series of WAHMeo Series by the WAHMderful Life Workshops.
Topics included are:
Creating a Business Plan
Business Registration and Taxes
Creating your Online Business
Creating your own eCommerce Site
Marketing your Online Business
Martine De Luna: Martine is the director of The WAHMderful Life, an inspirational business suite comprising a blog and live training events for work-at-home mothers. The WAHMderful Life blog and workshops are designed to inspire and equip mothers and married women to work from home, profitably and with intention. Martine began working from home as a freelance copywriter, and eventually ventured into blogging; her lifestyle blog, DaintyMom.com, has received accolades internationally, including an award for Best Home and Parenting Blog at the 2011 Philippine Blog Awards. Today, Martine runs a boutique consulting service, Martinedeluna.com, where she shows women how to be the “editors-in-chief” of their lives and businesses.
Ginger Palma Arboleda: Ginger graduated MA in Communications Major in Integrated Marketing Communications from the University of Asia and the Pacific. She worked as an account executive for popular advertising agencies where she worked as an account executive handling various brands from skin care products for men and women to a well-known mobile brand. She also had the opportunity to manage a well-known Chinese food franchise store as Managing Director. She then worked for a universal bank in the Philippines as a Product Manager and a Product Development Manager. Now, she’s a Mompreneur handling her own business, Manila Workshops and is a professional blogger handling ManilaReviews.com, ManilaFitness.com and MommyGinger.com.
Fitz Gerard Villafuerte: Fitz Gerard Villafuerte is a civil engineer who decided to quit the corporate world back in 2003 to pursue entrepreneurship. Aside from running several traditional businesses, he also owns and manages an online store called Blogger Shirts (www.bloggershirts.com) and a microjob marketplace called 199Jobs (www.199jobs.com). His blog,entitled Ready To Be Rich (www.fitzvillafuerte.com), is currently theBest Business and Finance Blog in the country as recognized by the Philippine Blog Awards.
Marge Aberasturi: Marge is a self-made, online entrepreneur and veteran work-at-home mom. With a background in the corporate credit-management sector, Marge was able to successfully establish her virtual assistance business, VA Support Pro, a comprehensive business solutions boutique. She also empowers women who want to travel the path of making a career from home while managing a home, and has been enjoying the location-independent, entrepreneurial lifestyle for the past seven years.
Jayme Gatbonton: Jayme is a transformational trainor, NLP facilitator, college educator, and also, a WordPress web developer. She is the Chief Inspiration Officer of Optimommy, a business that seeks to empower moms to become intentional parents and happier women. Her blog, Optimommy.com, is the place where she shares her insights on how moms can fulfill their creative dreams and to create a life they truly love.
Teresa Rufino: Teresa Rufino is the owner and proprietor of Babies to Toddlers.com, an online boutique featuring rare finds for infants to preschoolers. With a catalogue sourced from the United States, Europe and Australia, Teresa’s online boutique has become a go-to place for premium, imported and stylish feedingware, travel gear, nursery, play and babywear for the modern parent.
Catherine Uy Dy: Catherine Uy Dy is the mom behind the popular Bebe Chic line of stylish diaper bags, the Milk Wear brand of baby apparel, and the owner of Chubby Cheeks Baby, an online boutique that sells feeding accessories, toiletries, toys, and books.
Mariel Medina: Mariel is the owner and general manager of Sitting Pretty Crafts Studio (online business selling handmade items and craft supplies). She has had 15 years of work experience in sales and marketing for tech companies like PLDT, HP and Smart. She is a wife and a mom of four children.
Date: July 27, 2013; 10AM to 5PM (Registration starts at 9:30 am)
Venue: Studio SnR, 3rd Floor Millenium Place, 17 Meralco Ave., Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Metro Manila
Regular Rate: Php 2500 per participant
Early Bird Rate (Register and Pay before July 15, 2013): Php 2200 per participant
Group Rate: Php 2200 per participant (must be in a group of three people)
Sign up now in the registration form below!