Lisa Calhoun is the Founding Partner of Valor Ventures, an Atlanta-based partnership that invests in early stage software companies.
About ten years ago, she built a company called Write2Market, a tech public relations firm, generating more than $1 million in annual revenues. She attributes her success
For the past 15 years, Renata Nannetti and her father, Alex Berkovich, have been partners in a Sterling Optical franchise. Alex has been a licensed optician for more than 40 years. Renata is also a licensed optician who followed in her father’s footsteps decades later.
Since 2001, Renata and
Christine Gritmon, technology rock star, is our guest editor this week. She offers up some amazing tips for how to simplify, organize, and profit!
With all the different priorities involved in running your business, you need to be as productive as possible with as little effort
When we set out to create sheBOOM, one of our mantras was “collaboration.” Women need to support other women in business if we are going to become a bigger force field in the economy.
We’re thrilled be profiling Women Who Code as part of our Happy Tech
Just when you started to get the hang of Facebook, along came another app…and another…and another. The social media landscape has grown and morphed at an alarming pace. Here’s a little bit about the history of social networking.
At its core, social media is really just
“Those damned kids,” is something that every generation has said at one point about the population that’s come after them. Millennials are a unique group, having been shaped by technology and the parenting styles of Boomers.
Inc. describes them as “passionate and risk-taking.” They love feeling
The Harvard Business Review recently wrote about why so many women are opting to start their own businesses. They said, “The push factors of work-life conflict combined with pull factors of more autonomy and potential for real engagement and reward feel tough to beat.”
Chances are, if you’re
Money. We need it for payroll, for products, for technology, for keeping our places of business running well. When we’re doing well, we can invest in marketing, new products and services, and new talent. When money is tight, we figure out how to find more
A new report called “Labor After Labor” outlines many of the challenges women face when balancing parenting and running their own businesses. In this article from Fast Company, the Kauffman Foundation (who published the study) states, "As our society shifts to embrace more nontraditional work,