Being a mum and an entrepreneur can feel like juggling with six balls in the air at all times.
Keep two planners -- one digital and one handwritten -- to keep yourself organized.
I can't tell you how many times having a handwritten planner has saved me. Whether it was a meeting with a vendor that saved to the wrong week on my digital calendar, or the day I had back-to-back meetings and couldn't get an internet connection, my handwritten planner has been a lifesaver. I also have three Google calendars set up -- one for work, one for family and one that combines the two. That way, I can always see, at a glance, if I can pick up my sons on any given day, of if I need to utilize my support group of friends, neighbors and relatives. For my planner, I highlight family events in one color and business events in another. My responsibilities as a mother and a businesswoman are clear, crisp, and easily juggled through organization.