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It takes a village: the six mothers you need in your life

Our CEO Sharon Kan shares her take on why every woman needs these six mothers in her life. 

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Tags Ask the Expert, entrepreneurship, Gear up, Grow, momlife, motherhood, Start, Wake up, confidence, productivity, Run, self-care, Sharon Kan, women entrepreneurs

Can self-care be your secret weapon?

After returning to work with my second child, I was exhausted and felt stuck. Although I loved my employer and colleagues, the increasing signs of burnout were hard to ignore. More than once after...

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Tags Ask the Expert, confidence, entrepreneurship, Gear up, Grow, productivity, self-care, small business

Mothers, it’s time for us to monetize our work (& here’s how to ask for money)

Picture this: a company posts a listing for a Head of Operations position. The job requires 135+ hours of work weekly, requires the employee to be on call 24/7, and demands that the candidate be...

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Tags Ask the Expert, entrepreneurship, finance, Gear up, Grow, how to, Pepperlane Connect 2018, small business, Start, Wake up, coaching, confidence, pricing, Run, Sharon Kan

Introducing our host, Trynka Shineman, Vistaprint CEO

We're grateful to Vistaprint for hosting Pepperlane Connect at their campus, and to their CEO, Trynka Shineman, who'll not only offer words of welcome on May 11, but who'll share her own story of...

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Tags Ask the Expert, Gear up, Grow, Pepperlane Connect, Pepperlane Connect 2018, Run, Start, Trynka Shineman, Vistaprint, Wake up

Making your business work for you: estimating costs and time

For many of us, starting and running a business means freedom: freedom to work when, where, and how we want. It can mean we’re better able to freely share our talents and passions with the world....

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Tags Ask the Expert, finance, Gear up, Grow, money, small business, Start, Wake up, business model, pricing, Run

Announcing our Pepperlane Connect keynote speaker & panel moderator

We're beyond excited to announce that on May 11, two incredibly powerful women and role models will be joining our second conference, Pepperlane Connect 2018: Path to Possibilities. Read on to...

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Tags Ask the Expert, Gear up, Grow, Pepperlane Connect, Pepperlane Connect 2018, Run, Start, Wake up

Three simple strategies to convert more buyers and make more sales

Starting a business is an incredible feat. The pride you should feel after putting in countless of hours into your website, filling out the correct paperwork, and meeting with the right people who...

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Tags Ask the Expert, business development, entrepreneurship, Gear up, Grow, small business, Start, Wake up, coaching, confidence, conversion, Run, sales

A note from our CEO, Sharon Kan

Dear Pepperlane Community,

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Tags Ask the Expert, entrepreneurship, event, events, finance, Gear up, Grow, how to, legal, momlife, motherhood, Pepperlane Connect, Pepperlane Connect 2018, small business, social media, Start, tips and tricks, Wake up, website, coaching, conference, digital marketing, confidence, marketing, productivity, Run

Need to give your business a jolt? Learn how live events like Pepperlane Boosts are energizing our entire community

Whether it’s a steaming hot latte, a date with your favorite citrus scrub or cuddle date with your kiddos, every business mom has a trick or two up her sleeve that's her go-to when she needs to...

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Tags Coffee Chat, entrepreneurship, events, Gear up, Grow, momlife, small business, Start, Wake up, coaching, confidence, Pepperlane Boost, Run

How to become the most social #girlboss you can be (in three easy steps)

We all know we need social media to grow our businesses, right? But it can seem so daunting!

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Tags Ask the Expert, digital marketing, entrepreneurship, lean marketing, marketing, productivity, small business, social media, solopreneur, tips and tricks