You can still bring home the bacon without a full-time job. Making money from your own business (of whatever size) can be rewarding financially as well as emotionally. You are in control. The business can be part time or full time, solo or with partners and employees, big or small. It’s all up to you.
|How did your parents earn their living? Did your mother have a regular job? Did she ever start a business? How did this change over the course of your childhood?|
|Things to Talk About|
|Women have been using their ingenuity to create their own opportunities for years. Bette Graham became a multi-millionaire because she couldn’t type. The one-time secretary got so tired of erasing her mistakes that she decided to cover them up with a white, water-based paint. Other typists clamored for her product, and in 1979, she sold Liquid Paper Co. for $47.5 million. Now, that’s inspiring!Pick the question your Club finds most interesting. If there’s still time, pick another one — or make up your own!
|Catch Yourself Doing Something Right|
|Share your success with your fellow Club members:
|What Will You Do Today?|
|Choose one Small Step to do before next meeting, and pledge to the group to do it. To select that 15-minute exercise, ask yourself these questions:
Don’t drive yourself crazy. Remember, you can do anything for 15 minutes! For example:
You get the picture. This is like Goldilocks. Don’t try to do too much. Don’t try to do too little. Do it just right.
|Money Attraction Affirmations|
|Choose one affirmation to motivate you to achieve your goals, something like:
|The Money Zone for Next Meeting|
|Cast your vote: Does your Money Club want to stay in this Money Zone, or do you want to move on to the next Money Zone?
If your group decides to Stay in the Zone then, future Money Star, check out these fun articles so you can discuss them at your next meeting. Even if your group decides to move to the next Zone, you still can explore these on your own.
Starting a Business the Right Way
|Just For You|
|Before the next Money Club meeting, do the Just for You Exercise called Starting a Business.Don’t skip a meeting if you don’t get this done. Half of life is showing up, Money Clubs included. You can tell the group you didn’t get it done, and they will encourage you (not bug you) to make a date to do it soon. Discussion questions for your club meeting: