What does your business do?
We provide free cleaning for clients with
cancer. We also provide caregiving
services, lawn care, help with special
projects and help to keep our city clean.
When and why did you start the biz?
How Many People are in your Company?
Where's your office?
I Do all advertising, scheduling and
client acquisition on my prepaid phone. I
keep all of my supplies in my SUV. I keep
some tools at home.
What's the toughest part of running your biz?
Cleaning for clients who want amazing
service, but don't like to pay full price.
Also, getting everyone to stick to our
schedule is a daunting task as well.
What's the most fun part?
Connecting with clients. And seeing the
final product. We walk into chaos, and
leave with it looking like a slice of
Anything you would have done differently?
I wouldve hired a CPA to guide me in the
startup phase. It took almost 6 months to
figure out licensing and insurance. But
once I got it up.and running, we've been
What's next on the horizon for your biz?
We just started offering lawn care. We
want to be the company people think about
when any home project pops up. We want to
start hiring employees so we can work on
our business instead of in it.
What advice do you have for others?
Find what you love. Take that risk. Make
that sacrifice. Speak your truth. Help
others. Don't give up. Always research.
Reading rules! Kids come first. Treat
clients like family.
How do you use Idea Cafe to help your biz?
I'm brand new, but I plan to use it for
networking, marketing and business ideas
and I'll suggest my friends to check you
out as well. This is a fantastic concept.
We need more companies like yours.
School (where, still in school, degree)?
Valencia College & Northwest Florida State College, Qualiside Real Estate School. AA Degree. I would love to get my bachelor's degree once my kids are settled I'm school. I graduated HS two years early with a 4.0 GPA. Having kids slowed me down, but didnt stop me!
Prior jobs or business?
Timeshare sales, Bartender, Training
manager, Target Manager, Mom
What are your pets' names?
Do any of these pets help with your biz?
Not currently :
Is there any one person or event in your life that led
you to go into business for yourself?
I got very sick after a miscarriage last
year and two surgeries following that. I
researched how to make money for my family
even though I wasnt physically able and
one day I just got tired of being broke,
so I just forced myself to place a
Craigslist ad. I got my first client in 2
hours. And the rest is history.
Anyone you publicly want to thank?
My mother for teaching me to never give
up. My husband for supporting me through
every health scare and crazy idea. My kids
for always giving me the drive to succeed
and of course, Idea Cafe for this
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