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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 Soirée. It’s just that this post is about events and I love that picture of  Nicolette Pizzitola and Jill Foster. Read more…

Women in Business Interview: Elizabeth Moon of Focus Data Solutions
Communication Skills, Entrepreneurship, Patricia Frame
Women in Business Interview: Elizabeth Moon of Focus Data Solutions
24 February 2012

Couples who jointly own businesses comprise about 14% of small businesses. Here is the story of one way to build a business while focusing on family, while struggling through on-going change and growth, as all entrepreneurs do. Elizabeth and Page Moon founded Focus Data Solutions (FDS) as an answer to their interests and needs. Read more…

Recollections and Community Comments about the Women’s Leadership Soiree #wgbiz #smwwdc
Business, Events, Women In Business
Recollections and Community Comments about the Women's Leadership Soiree #wgbiz #smwwdc
17 February 2012

I used to think it was so silly when someone would describe an evening as magical. Yet now that words escape me, I understand. They must mean that an event they nurtured to maturity   met the needs of the people it was created for in ways that exceeded what they would have imagined. 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…

Holiday Cards and a Thanksgiving Turkey Can Be Part of Doing Business
Business,Thursday Bram
Holiday Cards and a Thanksgiving Turkey Can Be Part of Doing Business
15 December 2011

I’m old-fashioned. I love writing out tons of holiday cards — by hand, even! I make a giant Thanksgiving dinner and invite everyone I know. It’s part of my particular version of the holiday spirit. Read more…

Balancing Where You Are and Where You Want to Be
Business, Entrepreneurship, Thursday Bram
Balancing Where You Are and Where You Want to Be
22 November 2011

There are days that I want to throw tantrums about my business: full on, lay on the floor and scream like a two year old tantrums. I get frustrated by the fact that I know where my business can go, but it isn’t there yet. It’s not even a question of patience: I know how long it’s going to take to build up certain aspects of my business and I know how much I’ve already accomplished. Read more…

Northern Virginia Women’s Business Conference Ticket Giveaway
Events,Tara Rethore
Northern Virginia Women's Business Conference Ticket Giveaway
16 November 2011

I’m very excited to announce the Northern Virginia Women’s Business conference ticket giveaway, brought to you by our favorite (and only) sponsor of Women Grow Business, Network Solutions, who is also one of the sponsors of this event. JP Events & Consulting and Reston Limousine are proud to present the third annual Northern Virginia Women’s Business Conference. THE one day event for visionary women who want to discover the tools for success, make strategic business connections and leave feeling empowered and inspired to take action. Read more…

Hear Ye, Hear Ye: Ms. Tinu Takes Over as WGB Editor
Events, Shonali Burke, Tinu Abayomi-Paul
Hear Ye, Hear Ye: Ms. Tinu Takes Over as WGB Editor
3 October 2011

We didn’t fall into a black hole, exactly, but as we were undergoing the editorial transition, we… ok, we fell into a black hole. But we’re back now and I’m absolutely thrilled to be able to tell you that effective immediately, Tinu Abayomi-Paul is the new editor of Women Grow Business. Read more…

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