Women In Business

4 Ways to Support the Working Moms in Your Small Business

If you’re a small business owner, you know how vital each member of your staff is to your daily operations—in some ways, your compact, cohesive work unit becomes its own kind of family. You want to keep that work-family unit functioning as efficiently and effectively as possible, and that means keeping team members happy and satisfied in their careers. Chances are you’re … [Read more...]

Perfecting the Art of Self-Promotion For Women Entrepreneurs

Whether you are celebrating your first paycheck, just landed a huge client, or managed to catch the eye of an investor, highlighting and promoting your achievements is crucial for the upward growth of your small business. However, for business owners who are women, announcing personal success to peers can be difficult. In fact, studies show that women who are pursuing career … [Read more...]

Easy Financing: Fueling the Growth of Businesswomen

Aspiring female entrepreneurs often find ways to put their plans into action. While they might have a sound business plan, taking the first step is what makes them apprehensive. At the same time, getting finances arranged is another grey area. In today's times when there are relatively high chances of getting a business loan application rejected, getting unsecured business … [Read more...]

Eight Laws That Were Pivotal in Combating Gender Discrimination

Women have made, and are still making, amazing strides in the workplace--and in different industries, from fashion, to science, technology, and business. But it was not always like this. There were darker ages when women in the workplace were not accorded their due respect, or even basic rights, as compared to their male counterparts. They received lower wages despite doing the … [Read more...]

Ms Sparky Electric: A San Diego Electrician Who’s Breaking Stereotypes and Growing Her Business

Being a woman in a male-dominated profession can be hard. But as Mary Stapleton has found out, it can also be an advantage. Mary is the owner of Ms. Sparky Electric and is an electrical contractor in the San Diego, California area of Encinitas. In a city as large as San Diego, there are many, many electricians. With so many options, standing out in whatever way you can is … [Read more...]

The World’s Most Influential Female Entrepreneurs: An Infographic

Traditionally, business ownership would have been regarded in many quarters as a men’s game, but with gender stereotypes disappearing with the passage of time, we now live in a world where female entrepreneurs are plentiful. Some of these women have succeeded in becoming globally-recognized names who have earned vast wealth from their business ventures. In the infographic … [Read more...]

Building Your Career by Learning from Successful Women

It wasn't so long ago that the concept of a successful businesswomen wasn't taken too seriously by a wide variety of different industries. However, the female population has proven themselves to be tough and savvy business people time and time again, from one market to the next. Because of this, it's possible to learn a fantastic deal about businesses from the successes and … [Read more...]