Women’s Business Center

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 [...]

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask For Help!

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask For Help!

(Photo: Susan Mazza) At the Women’s Business Center, we see a lot of small business owners and entrepreneurs that come in looking for help. It makes sense – when you run a small business, sometimes you [...]

Building Your Own Power Team

Building Your Own Power Team

(Photo: Tracy Stroderd) When you’re starting a small business, there are many decisions to be made and developing a network of trusted professionals you can engage with regularly can truly help. Learning from others entrepreneurial journeys [...]

Keeping Female Executives in the Forefront

Keeping Female Executives in the Forefront

(Photo: Lisa Steelman) Women have come a long way both in the corporate world and as entrepreneurs. It turns out there are common traits between those women that succeed time and again in business and those [...]