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Win a FreeTicket to TEDxWomen Adams Morgan VIP Reception This Friday #tedxadmo #admo
Business, Events, Shonali Burke
Win a FreeTicket to TEDxWomen Adams Morgan VIP Reception This Friday #tedxadmo #admo
28 November 2012

On Saturday, December 1st, 2012, two Women Grow Business community members will be speaking at our local TEDxWomen event.  Already the buzz around the speakers and attendance online comes across like a who’s who of Washington area brilliance.  We’ll be live-tweeting the event on Saturday, but there’s nothing like being there. Read more…

20 Rocking Social Web Tips Featuring Top Women Experts from @TopRank
Business, Tinu Abayomi-Paul, Women In Business
20 Rocking Social Web Tips Featuring Top Women Experts from @TopRank
27 November 2012

About a month ago, you may remember me shamelessly bragging about being named to TopRank’s list of 25 Women Who Rock Social Media.  This month, They’ve  followed this up with a free ebook featuring advice from the women who rocked social media, as well as the  Top Rank team. With social media success comes the opportunity to share lessons learned, insights and advice for others that seek to earn their way into the social media rockstar hall of fame. Read more…

Highlights from the Access to Capital Dun and Bradstreet Event Are Online (@DandB)
Business,Women In Business
forum.web.com
26 November 2012

If you were a small business owner in Southern California this past October, it was hard to miss the Dun and Bradstreet’s Los Angeles Access to Capital Event. A day long conference on funds for your business, for $20, sounded like a bargain to me. The event, which ran from 8am check-in until 5pm, included five 45-minute panels of experts who discussed a wide range of available financing options for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Read more…

Keep Small Business Saturday Going All Weekend #SmallBizSat
Business,Women In Business
Keep Small Business Saturday Going All Weekend #SmallBizSat
24 November 2012

Today marks the day of celebration known as Small Business Saturday, and our sponsor, Web. com joined American Express as a partner in the celebration.  But the fun doesn’t have to end tonight. Read more…

WGB Community Member Jennnifer Windrum’s Journey to #SMACancer
Business, Jennifer Stauss Windrum, Women In Business
WGB Community Member Jennnifer Windrum's Journey to #SMACancer
19 November 2012

You don’t have to smoke to get lung cancer. Jennifer Windrum did, and that’s how I know that now. Jennifer is a member of the Women Grow Business community, and this April, was one of our guest experts,  giving us a peek into her journey from lung cancer patient activist to social entrepreneur. Read more…

Revealing Study by TribeHR on Women in Business and Fair Pay [Infographic]
Business,Women In Business
Revealing Study by TribeHR on Women in Business and Fair Pay [Infographic]
15 November 2012

TribeHR launched a pay ray index today on study on women and fair pay that was released earlier today. Today we’re introducing the TribeHR Pay Raise Index, a gauge of social HR health and opportunity, in order to get a snapshot of how workplaces are recognizing employees and doling out the dough. To create the Index, we analyzed salary and workplace recognition (“kudos”) data from 20,000 employees at 2,200 small to medium-sized companies between Q1-Q3 2012. Read more…

Recap of Popular Twitter Chat with Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
Business, Tara Rethore, Women In Business
Recap of Popular Twitter Chat with Tara Rethore (@TRethore)
13 November 2012

We had an especially smashing time following Tara Rethore of M. Beacon Enterprises, and her tips as featured guest expert on executing business strategy. (Yeah, I had a hunch but certainly wasn’t expecting THIS kind of response. This time around, not only did many of our favorite regular chatters participate, we also saw some new faces, as well as a few people from Tara’s extensive audience. Read more…

Transform Your Business In 30 Days!
Domains/Hosting, eCommerce, Marketing/Branding
Transform Your Business In 30 Days!
13 November 2012

Every small business needs a competitive edge, and these days – it is imperative that your business is successful with online marketing.   That means you need a great Website that represents your business, a social media presence to build credibility and connect with customers, and a search strategy so that you are being found online in Google and other places that your customers are looking for you. In Transform30days, we will help you to do the kind of thinking required in order to create the best online image for your business, and then we will support you to take the actions you need to be successful online. Read more…

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