Parents in Biz | How to Prep Your Business For the Holidays

Parents in Biz | How to Prep Your Business For the Holidays

How to Prep Your Business For the Holidays

The Halloween costumes lay in a sad heap on the floor.  A sure sign that October is finally over and we are well on our way to Thanksgiving.  And for many of us business owners, the weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas are the busiest (and hopefully most profitable) of the entire year.

It’s hard enough to plan for the crazy holiday season for your own family, but layer in the pressure of making big sales during this time of year and it is no wonder we crawl into the new year completely exhausted.

However, in my experience, I’ve found 3 ways to prep your business for the holidays that can save your sanity (and boost your sales).

Plan for profit first

Be sure you know your numbers and what your audience wants to buy from you.

Put your social on autopilot

Plan out at least 2 weeks of content for Facebook and Instagram using Later. (https://later.com/

Email your list

Emails reach a higher number of reads than social media and have higher conversion rates.  Don’t be afraid to get in their inbox.

About the Author

Parents in Biz, Mompreneuers, Revel & Grow, Marketing, Small business, work at home parents

Hi!  I’m Katie Spellman, the one-woman show behind Revel and Grow.  I teach mama-owned businesses how to run self-managed Facebook and Instagram ads to increase their web traffic and grow their email list.  My handsome husband and I live in the rural area outside of Des Moines, with our 1-year-old son, Matthew and crazy chocolate lab, Penny. Like most 30-something women, I have a penchant for Target and Starbucks and oversized, cozy sweaters.  I don’t really believe in work-life “balance” but I do believe in work-life “integration”. I love helping women grow their own businesses through online marketing strategies. If you’re looking for more feedback on your business strategies, feel free to ask me inside my Facebook Group.  I host weekly office hours where I’ll answer all your marketing questions (and more)!

Learn more about Katie Spellman here

Erin Huiatt

Erin is a reliable resource and stepping stone for women and families to find support and make connections within our community. She wants families to feel confident to reach out and ask for help and advice to get pointed in the right direction. She enjoys traveling and exploring with her two children in tow!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *