How to Manage Work and Family as You Grow Your Small Business

SmallBizChat on Twitter

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9 pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with @AmyWalkerCoach.  Amy Walker is a Business Family Balance expert - with a husband, 5 little boys and 2 companies to run, she has to be.  Amy is passionate about assisting women to create strong businesses that bless and benefit their families.  Her mission is to teach women the specific … [Read more...]

Are You Prepared for a Health Disaster in Your Small Business?

Are You Prepared for a Health Disaster in Your Small Business

In today’s fast paced world anything can happen. Ask yourself, if you’re the leading force in your small business, could the company survive if you’re not around? While many business owners would agree that time is our most valuable asset, I’m going to suggest that your most valuable asset is really your health. If the business can’t function without you, not only are your sales in trouble but the entire business is at risk. Recently, I spoke with Anita T. Conner who decided by the time she … [Read more...]

How to Boost Women’s Entrepreneurship Worldwide

How to Boost Women’s Entrepreneurship Worldwide

This week marks the beginning of the sixth annual Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), a celebration of innovation, entrepreneurship, and creativity that brings together millions of people across the globe through online and local activities. It is widely known that growth of the world’s economy depends on entrepreneurial activity and job creation. According to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2012 Women’s Report (GEM), there are 126 million women entrepreneurs worldwide and the global economy … [Read more...]