Here’s Where Women-Led Businesses Are Winning

    There are an estimated 11.6 million women-owned businesses in America employing nearly 9 million people and generating more than $1.7 trillion in revenue, according to the 2017 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report commissioned by American Express. Women-owned firms still struggle with access to capital, but there is evidence they are having more success than men using […]

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How this Entrepreneur Turned Her Open-Door Home Policy into a Thriving Business – And How You Can Follow Suit

    As a mom of three and grandma of two, I have worn several hats throughout the years – corporate employee, a stay-at-home mom,  Scout leader, baseball coach, volunteer and, most notably, a local safe haven homeowner. From adopting an elderly woman in order to provide a safe living to welcoming teenagers with rough […]

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3 Ways to Stay Focused with Mommy Brain

By: Cortney McDermott In today’s 24/7, never-unplugged culture, getting through a day often feels like a full-contact sport – especially if you have little ones. Despite the billions of dollars raked in annually by the wellness industries, statistics show that more Americans than ever are stressed, depressed, and anxiety-ridden – with high-achieving women disproportionately sitting […]

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Three Ways Immigrant Entrepreneurs Use Their Culture to Create a Successful Business

  Rosalie Guillem, CEO and Co-Founder of Le Macaron French Pastries Have you ever wanted to own a business, but didn’t know where to start? Has your upbringing and family culture given you the idea to create a concept that you believe will thrive in America’s economy? For immigrant entrepreneurs, starting a business can be […]

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4 Important Steps To Turn Your Idea Into a Successful New Product

  By Amanda Bowman Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur building your first product to compete with established companies, or a large, established company looking to innovate, product design and product development is critical to success. Unfortunately, as many as nine out of ten new product launches fail. Give your product every chance to be successful by following a proven […]

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Adopt 3 Terrific Tools From Anthropology To Conquer Change

Forget what they say about love. It’s change that really hurts. Corporate leaders will tell you it’s the biggest challenge they’re facing today. Constant change makes it difficult to remain relevant and to create value for customers. “As humans we hate to change,” says corporate anthropologist Andi Simon, author of On the Brink: A Fresh Lens […]

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