Tuesday, November 24, 2015
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Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Minnesota Encourages Growth of Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses By Offering $15 Million in Tax Credits
Saturday, November 14, 2015
|The Black Institute President and Founder, Bertha Lewis|
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Sunday, November 8, 2015
Sunday, November 1, 2015
|Cathy Engelbert, CEO, Deloitte LLP|
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
Success for women-owned small businesses depends upon many factors, one of which is location, location, location. NerdWallet, a personal finance and information service company that provides info and tools to help entrepreneurs and consumers make financial decisions, recently did a study on the best places for women entrepreneurs to start a business. What they found was amazing.
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Sunday, October 18, 2015
This CEO is the First Woman to Join Warren Buffett and Bill Gates in Giving Half Her Fortune to Charity
She once sold fax machines door-to-door
After graduating from Florida State University, Blakely once sold fax machines door-to-door. She began her research into making comfortable hosiery products and, using her life savings of $5,000, moved to Atlanta and began testing her products. By 2000, she was ready to open her business, starting in her own apartment. She is now in a position to give back and fulfill her lifetime goal to help women.
Friday, October 16, 2015
This State May Be at the Bottom of the Heap in Growth of Women-Owned Businesses, But Look What They Have Done!
|Phyllis Godwin, CEO, Granite City Electric in Boston, and her two daughters|
Monday, October 12, 2015
Friday, October 9, 2015
Starting your own business certainly has its risks, especially if you are a young parent with children. But this doesn't mean you have to give up your dream of becoming an entrepreneur. Programs are available to help. One new program called the Parentpreneur Grant Program even offers grants up to $10,000.
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Shell Oil Company, headquarted in Houston, Texas, has announced that they want to award more contracts to women and minority-owned businesses. Specifically, they want to increase their supplier diversity, largely characterized by the use of minority- and women-owned suppliers, by 40 percent over the next few years.