MMIA Magazine - Million Moms In Action Magazine June/July 2014 - Page 16

exclusive interview THE Total woman 20 ENTREPRENEUR moms YOU’LL LOVE MMIA: How did you get started in your business? DELAYNA: While working as a nurse consultant, I recognized the need for health education among busy women. I initially started selling health products as a platform to educate women. MMIA: Do you ever regret your decision to become a full-time entrepreneur? DELAYNA: No. I don’t regret the decision, however I would’ve done things a little different. T he scenario would’ve looked something like this: Network with entrepreneurs, research my area of focus, survey my ideal clients and work with a mentor before taking the leap. MMIA: Do you ever regret your decision to become a full-time entrepreneur? DELAYNA: No. I don’t regret the decision, however I would’ve done things a little different. T he scenario would’ve looked something like this: Network with entrepreneurs, research my area of focus, survey my ideal clients and work with a mentor before taking the leap. MMIA: How do you balance the roles of mommy and entrepreneur? DELAYNA: T his came pretty easy to my family since we are in each other’s business (literally)! It was important that my family understood my vision and the purpose for starting my business so that everyone would be supportive of the commitment. 16 | MMIA Magazine | June 2014 My balance is created by embracing a family oriented business schedu K