#006: The Worst Year Ever + Clear Your BraIN CLUTTER

Why being vulnerable will make your potential clients want to work with YOU - with Mompreneur Katie O'Brien.

  • “Rainbows & Unicorns” and the need to stop comparing yourself to your “perfect facebook friends”

  • How to clear the clutter out of your mind and life so you can focus on what’s important in your mom business.

  • How you can flip a negative into a positive, even if it was the worst year ever!

  • Why simplicity is key when you’re a mom entrepreneur

  • How to delegate when you don’t want to

  • How to ask for help without feeling guilty

  • Katie’s experience with becoming a mom and how that was key to realising simple was best.

  • You aren’t super mom, and why you need to ask for help

  • Creating mental space

  • The relationship you’re forgetting probably isn’t your kids, it’s your husband.

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Quick Q&A:


What’s one of your favorite business books, and what was the key take away?

The 7 Spiritual Laws of Success

If the only thing you could leave to your children after you’re gone was one piece of advice, what would that be?

Unconditional love - love yourself, love others just as they are, do what you love, do those three things, and forget about the rest.

Favorite business quote?

You’re exactly where you’re supposed to be.

Favorite/funny mom quote?

They’re only little once. This isn’t forever. This is only a small fraction of your life.

What’s the one business tool you use that you cannot live without?

Canva (for putting together quotes with photos and other graphic design matters) and then Evernote (for notetaking)


Mom Entrepreneur Challenge:

Pick a small area in your home or office that you need to tidy up.

For 1 week, every day, get rid of one thing.


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Mompreneur Bio:

Katie O’Brien is a Certified Professional Life Coach who is on a mission to inspire modern-day mom entrepreneurs, just like you, to redefine a simpler mompreneur experience. She's here to help you simplify your life and business so you can focus on what really matters.

She’s been spotlighted on Let's Talk Live DC, The Huffington Post, The DC Ladies, Business Among Moms, Mind Body Green, Stroller Traffic, The Globe and Mail to name just a few.

Through her coaching process you'll learn how to more easily manage stress, increase your energy and simply create more happiness in your everyday life, inside and out of that beautiful business of yours.

Deemed the Simplicity Coach for Mom Entrepreneurs, she will help you simplify, systematize and organize your life and biz so you can breathe easier.

Discover how to Shift to Simple and receive the one-on-one support you're looking for, visit www.katieobrien.com to schedule a Free Strategy Session.