Business Workshops

The Business training is geared towards individuals who are either new to this work or who would like to take their business to the next level and make it a career.  


The 7-8 hr session will discuss various aspects of how to set up your business, advertising, steps towards being successful and much more.  

In addition to the training time - each individual will also receive up to one hour of assistance either via phone or email (at the request of the attendee).

Learn about:

  • Setting realistic goals and expectations for your birth business
  • How to set up your business (creating a name, registering, etc)
  • Budgeting
  • Advertising 
  • Creating your website
  • ​Social media
  • Logos
  • Branding
  • Creating an effective elevator speech
  • Initial client contact
  • Holding interviews (for birth and postpartum doulas)
  • Contracts
  • Accepting payments
  • Prenatals (for birth doulas)
  • Record keeping
  • Promotion after the birth
  • And so much more!

Important Information

When registering for your workshop please note that if you are flying in please consider calling us to ensure the workshop is running before making flight and hotel arrangements.  


All workshop fees are non-refundable.  Thank you.

Fee (see training dates below):

  • FREE - Included in my Childbirth Educator/Birth Doula/Postpartum doula Workshops 
  • $100 if you have taken a past Workshop with me 
  • $200 if neither of the above applies to you

Testimonials

 "I want to thank you for taking the time to offer this training, and for being so gracious and warm to me. I truly appreciate your hard work and the consideration you put into the business workshop. I know for sure that I absolutely was meant to be there. Your insight and instruction was a relief and a blessing to me. I have a much greater understanding, more clarity and hope for my success. There is no way to express my appreciation sufficiently, but know that you have impacted me in a very substantial way. I'm grateful for the invitation and opportunity to continue to work with you, and I certainly will be sure to keep you updated on my future endeavors. I can't thank you enough for a great and successful workshop!" ​Kelli Brien, (2016) 


Business Workshop Dates/Locations - 12 pm noon to 7 pm

September 9, 2018 - Milwaukee, WI

For Birth Doulas

Milwaukee Doulas / Mothering the Mother

1588 S. 81st St

West Allis, WI 53214

September 23, 2018 - Milwaukee, WI

For Childbirth Educators

Milwaukee Doulas / Mothering the Mother 

1588 S. 81st St

West Allis, WI 53214

September 28, 2018 - Tempe, AZ

For Childbirth Educators

Mistwood Condominiums Clubhouse

633 W Southern Ave

Tempe, AZ 85282

October 8, 2018 - Miami, FL

For Birth Doulas

Exact location TBD

November 11, 2018 - Cary, NC

For Postpartum Doulas

329 Royal Delta Drive

Cary, NC 27519

December 10, 2018 - Raleigh, NC

For Childbirth Educators

Exact location TBD