How to start a home-based business that fits around a family

Join us for a fun, interactive discussion on the practicalities of starting a home-based business that works flexibly with your family - and leave with practical next steps to take.

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This Masterclass is for you if you…

  • Feel frustrated at the thought of a career that doesn’t fit your family life
  • Want to do exciting work that challenges you, but also gives you flexibility
  • Have thought about starting a business from home, but are scared about the risks involved and the financial implications
  • Are starting to feel the onset of ‘cabin fever’ after spending a lot of time at home

You’ll leave with…

  • Techniques to plan a viable exit strategy from your existing job
  • Practical approaches for exploring and testing ideas for work you can do from home
  • A new understanding of the different home-based business options, their benefits and their risks
  • Successful strategies for working from home (including how to maximise productivity and avoid isolation)
You’ll be in conversation with…

Vicki Weinberg

Founder of Tiny Chipmunk

Vicki Weinberg is the owner and founder of Tiny Chipmunk – a small, UK-based brand of premium bamboo baby products.

Vicki started the brand while on maternity leave with her second child. Since having her first child, she’s owned and run three different businesses, all designed to work alongside family life. She's since expanded her products business to include Chipmunk Coach – where she offers practical support, consultancy and an online course for anyone who wants to bring their own product ideas to life.


Shiobhaun Watt

Career Coach and Moderator

Shiobhaun is a coach, specialising in career change, redundancy and returning to work after career breaks. She’s passionate about coaching to ensure individuals can be the best they can be.

Shiobhaun is accredited with the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development to MCIPD status. She has a background in human resources, having previously worked for Barclays Bank and BAE Systems for over 15 years in various roles, including talent development and senior HR management.

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How to start a home-based business that fits around a family

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FAQ After Questions

How long is the Masterclass?

One hour.

What’s the format of the Masterclass?

For approximately the first half of the event, you’ll hear from one or more experts or practitioners who will be sharing their insights on the subject of the Masterclass. The second part will be an interactive Q&A session, where our panellists will be answering questions from the audience.

What equipment will I need to take part?

You'll need an internet-connected computer / laptop, tablet or mobile device with sound.

How will I get access to the recording?

As long as you have registered for the Masterclass you’ll be emailed personalised login details to access the recording.

Is there an expiry date on the Masterclass?

No, there's no expiry date on the recordings and summary of the Masterclass.

Will I be able to watch the recording more than once?

Yes, you’ll be able to watch it as many times as you like.