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Twitter Chat: The State of Women-Owned Businesses in 2013
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Twitter Chat: The State of Women-Owned Businesses in 2013
7 February 2013

Curious about the state of women-owned businesses? We are too . . . Read more…

6 Women in Business Resources (Now with Infographics & Slides)
Business,Women In Business
6 Women in Business Resources (Now with Infographics & Slides)
17 August 2012

It’s Friday, so I’m back again with a collection of intriguing resources I’ve recently run into. There are a couple that are older than this past week because I forgot to include them last time around. Ann Handley, Chief Content Officer at Marketing Profs, co-founder of Clickz, Author, Women Grow Business community member, and generally awesome person, is now a meme-dominator. Read more…

7 Women in Business Resources (Now with Video)
Business,Women In Business
forum.web.com
10 August 2012

Every now and again I like to assemble the most interesting resources I’ve encountered for small business owners and women in business in general. I’m working on making this a weekly feature – if you have resources to share, you can tweet them with the hashtag #wgbiz, or post them to our Facebook page. This isn’t a platform for pure self-promotion. Read more…

Calendar of Upcoming Events for Women in Business
Business, Events, Women In Business
Calendar of Upcoming Events for Women in Business
27 February 2012

Obviously, there aren’t enough Women Grow Business Events to fill up this calendar on its own. And no, this has absolutely nothing to do with our successful Women’s Leadership Soir√©e. It’s just that this post is about events and I love that picture of ¬†Nicolette Pizzitola and Jill Foster. Read more…

[Infographic] Growth of U.S. Women Business Owners
Business,Women In Business
[Infographic] Growth of U.S. Women Business Owners
13 February 2012

In January, BOLT Insurance Agency released an infographic about the growth of Women Business owners and their role as America’s new job creators. Generally, I’m not a huge fan of infographics – they can misrepresent data, and don’t always cite their sources. But after a quick check on this one, I’ve found that this one fairly represents the sources it cites, though it will take more time to investigate those sources for accuracy. Read more…

New Media Women Entrepreneurs Summit: Event Recap
Entrepreneurship, Events, Launching a business
New Media Women Entrepreneurs Summit:  Event Recap
18 November 2009

Last Monday, J-Lab i.e. The Institute for Interactive Journalism hosted the New Media Women Entrepreneurs 2009 Summit in downtown Washington, DC. The one day event brought together female panelists from diverse backgrounds in journalism to discuss how new forms of online journalism are emerging new entrepreneurial opportunities – and the steps you can take to cultivate them. Many of the panelists have had their own successes in transitioning from local bloggers, niche bloggers, and citizen journalists to full-fledged new media entrepreneurs just by being savvy online publishers. Read more…

Loss of Momentum – and How to Avoid It – When Making Big Decisions for Your Business
eCommerce, Rebecca Malik, Resources
Loss of Momentum - and How to Avoid It - When Making Big Decisions for Your Business
17 July 2009

My thoughts before a big race are usually pretty simple. I tell myself: Get out of the blocks, run your race, stay relaxed. If you run your race, you’ll win…. Read more…

A Business Owner & Filmmaker (podcast): Interviewing Lisa Schaefer at Social Media Club-DC
Entrepreneurship, Events, Interviews
A Business Owner & Filmmaker (podcast): Interviewing Lisa Schaefer at Social Media Club-DC
17 April 2009

It was a great crowd and panel discussion on mobile media for April’s Social Media Club-DC (… video to follow on the event soon). And after the program, I had the pleasure of learning more about Lisa Schaefer’s current work through her company Role Model Enterprises. Read more…

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