Great news as consumers get on their comfy shoes for Small Business Saturday: main street entrepreneurship is back and reaching new heights. According to the Kauffman Index and their Main Street National Trends report published this week, one in two start-ups celebrated their five year anniversary -- or better! --
Isn't that every day for us?
Women's Entrepreneurship Day was launched in November 19, 2014, and was observed in 144 countries that year. The third United Nations Foundation WED event will be held today (Friday, November 18, 2016), although the global holiday is technically tomorrow.
No matter which day the
Entrepreneur Nicole Bandklayder is a triple threat. She runs a successful marketing/PR firm, a virtual jewelry and handbag retailer, and most recently launched The Cookie Cups, a bakery that takes the humble cookie and elevates it to the next level. SheBOOM spoke with Nicole about her journey
From chaos comes 'Order. 'At least that's how it happened for organizing consultant Leslie Josel, who faced a maelstrom of challenges in 2002, including her son's ADHD diagnosis. Unable to find information and solutions to support him, Leslie did her own research and was able to design organizational and
What do you do when you can’t find all the networking resources you need to grow your business? Start Trouble! SheBOOM recently spoke with Rucha Gokhale, CEO and founder of IndyRise, a boutique digital product design and development company that recently launched a series of podcasts
Yeah, Mondays can suck.
Although we entrepreneurs usually work seven days, getting back to a "routine" and dealing with more customers, clients, team members, administrative challenges, and even traffic can put us in a funk.
I'm one of those Pollyanna-esque geek chicks who love Mondays -- viewing each
I was talking to my friend Denise (and new member of the sheBOOM team) this morning. "Starting a business is like having a baby," she said. She's right. And even though sheBOOM is my fifth baby (counting my real life daughters), the process is
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This week in Booming, we learned more about the future of social media with self-starter and young entrepreneur Danielle Gingerich. From NYU to big brand companies, all the way to her own business, this sheBOOMer provided us with some great insight and
Nancy Slotnick (see bio, below) considers herself a "backwards entrepreneur."
After starting several successful ventures and writing a book, Nancy decided to get a job again. We chatted about the fact that women should never feel ashamed when they make the decision to leave an entrepreneurial
The right technology can make all the difference when you're running a business. Accounting, marketing, and sales (CRM - customer relationship management) systems come in many shapes and sizes so they can be matched with your needs and those of your customers! However, these systems