Women’s Business Center

Passion Leads to Success

Passion Leads to Success

(Photo: Donna Scott) Many people go to their jobs everyday and don’t love what they do. Perhaps they do it because that career type is what they went to school for. Or perhaps it’s the only way they [...]

Mentorship Is For Experienced Businesses Too!

Mentorship Is For Experienced Businesses Too!

(Photo: Susan Glasgow) Some hear the word “mentoring” and assume it only applies to new businesses or less experienced entrepreneurs. The truth is that business owners at ANY level can significantly benefit from mentoring! As a matter of [...]

Lessons Learned After a Lifetime in Business

Lessons Learned After a Lifetime in Business

(Photo: Chuck Fisher) After owning a business for nearly a half century, you certainly would have plenty of seasoned advice for others. This week, we have some great pointers from a local business owner that has [...]

Work Like The Team You’re Cheering For

Work Like The Team You’re Cheering For

(Photo: Sylvia Garner) Watching and playing sports has always been one of America’s favorite pastimes. It invigorates our competitive team spirt. Your work team should operate in many ways like a sports team – it’s critical to work [...]

Networking and Utilizing Resources are Essential for a Growing Business

Networking and Utilizing Resources are Essential for a Growing Business

(Photo: Carol Craig) At one point or another in our lives, many of us have considered starting a business, but have you ever thought through how exactly you would go about growing and sustaining that great business concept [...]

The Key to Re-Inventing Yourself

The Key to Re-Inventing Yourself

(Photo: Cindy Bishop) It is very easy to feel overwhelmed with how complicated life has become these days. Most of us are balancing a busy work and personal life, as well as trying to support volunteer boards, personal [...]

Staying in the Know

Staying in the Know

(Photo: Michelle Naberhaus, Esq.) When you start a business, there are many things to consider – including how to incorporate – will you be a sole proprietor, an LLC, an S-Corp, etc.? LLC designations are fairly common for [...]

Learning From Others

Learning From Others

(Photo: Karen Van Caulil) It’s not always easy to work in a team environment. I know that many of us feel it would just be easier to tackle a project on our own sometimes versus dealing [...]

Keeping it Real

Keeping it Real

(Photo: Tina Lange) When it comes to standing out amongst your peers – whether in the business world or your personal life – it’s your unique traits that make you memorable. This couldn’t be more true [...]

You’re Never Too Experienced for Mentoring!

You’re Never Too Experienced for Mentoring!

(Photo: Jeannette Kraar) The older we get the more some of us realize just how little we know. It’s not that we know less than we did years ago – we just understand the value of [...]