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Melissa…decided to make use of the chunk of time in the middle of her day to create a business that would provide for her own family by helping other working parents spend more time with theirs. Hence, “Managed By Melissa” was born!

More Time For You

According to a recent study, the average American spends over two hours each week food shopping, two hours each week on miscellaneous errands, and two hours each week on phone calls. More often than not, parents are working all day, then running from activity to activity after work, leaving little to no time to get stuff done. It is often pushed to the weekends, as studies confirm supermarkets and shopping malls are busiest on Saturdays and Sundays! This leaves little to no time or energy for family bonding.

Technology, designed to assist us, only compounds the issue. The author of the book “Disconnected,” Tom Kersting, cites a disturbing study that finds the average American family engages in just 3 minutes of meaningful conversation per day! Melissa Resnick knows this all too well. As a young child, she vividly remembers her Sunday rituals of family fun sans mom! “Sunday mornings were for waking up early, eating a huge breakfast, and heading out for the day as a family,” she recalls. “But my mom was never with us on those family outings, and I guess I never thought too much of it. Now that I’m older, and a busy single mom of four, I realize that while we were out as a ‘family,’ my mom was busy getting all her errands done.”

Melissa & Company

Melissa’s mom worked 40+ hours a week, so she used Sunday’s for running around to get all her to-do list items done before her workweek began. This realization solidified Melissa’s desire to start a business and help other working families. Melissa’s had an unusual schedule and a strong desire to be home with her children after school.  So she decided to make use of the chunk of time in the middle of her day to create a business that would provide for her own family by helping other working parents spend more time with theirs. Hence, “Managed By Melissa” was born!

As Melissa says, “The goal of my business is to help you get stuff done so you can have more quality time at home. Family is everything to me, and I try my best to raise my own children with that mindset. If I can help you while you’re at work and while my kids are in school, it’s a win-win!” Managed By Melissa will take those errands that cut into family time and get them done for you while you’re at work, at the gym, or out with friends and family. Maybe it’s saving you the time you spend waiting on hold to make an appointment. Or typing a letter, or doing some research for an upcoming project. Maybe it’s picking up your dry cleaning, or finishing your food shopping, or just helping you remember an important date. Whatever the task, Managed By Melissa is here to handle that checklist one checkmark at a time!  And to celebrate the Grand Opening of Managed By Melissa, she is running a special:

Buy 8 hours for $200, get 2 hours free!

Check out http://managedbymelissa.net to learn all about this fantastic offer!

 

NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: Wondering how Melissa started this business and how she hooked up with Fitness Incentive? You’ll have to wait until our next newsletter – it’s a super-cool story that we are proud to be a part of!”

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About the Author

Melissa Resnick

Melissa Resnick is the founder and owner of Managed by Melissa

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