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
Bianca Herbert, a 28-year old founder, is launching a new line of tea-infused cookies. She also dreams of opening her own tea parlor one day. She got the idea when visiting Japan and tasting a variety of new flavors. Her site is New York Tea
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
A job in the financial world didn’t pack the creative punch Lucia Caldera was looking for, so she left to pursue her passion as a filmmaker as co-owner of Chipotle Films. Now she is spearheading the company’s Women Empowerment Video Initiative, short films that feature stories of
As women in business, we are inspired and empowered every day by the amazing women around us. After reading this story, it became clear to me that our future as women is bright and we are stronger than ever.
This month, YouTube make up tutorial star
The challenge of surfing is much like the thrills and wipe-outs we experience as business owners. The sting of the cold ocean feels like a challenge we all face. I hate it, but I love it!
As business owners, the drive to build something in which
Gail Backal was a full-time product manager at Kodak and part-time photographer who couldn’t find a stylish option to lug around her photo equipment while still looking chic. Seeing opportunity, Gail launched Jill-e Designs, the first company to design camera bags just for women. Poised to celebrate its ten-year anniversary
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