Women’s Business Center

How to be the Best Version of Yourself

How to be the Best Version of Yourself

(Photo: Jeannette Kraar) People are often their own worst enemy, in life and in the workplace. Your biggest strength is believing in yourself. Everyone has a unique skill-set, something that they are good at and could be considered [...]

How Women are Treated in High-Power Postions

How Women are Treated in High-Power Postions

(Photo: Jarin R. Eisenberg) It took a long time for women to be accepted in the workplace, let alone be hired to leadership positions. While we have come a long way, there are some workplaces where women and [...]

The New Year of Social Media Marketing

The New Year of Social Media Marketing

(Photo: Tina Lange) Social media is always changing. With the significance that social media now has on businesses, it is critical that to have a dedicated social media specialist on your team. Posting daily, following trends [...]

Tailored Mentoring Just for Your Business

Tailored Mentoring Just for Your Business

(Photo: Wanda Lipscomb-Vásquez) Many people may not know about all the programs that the Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech offers. Right in your own backyard, we have community leaders serving as business mentors – waiting to assist [...]

Creating a Work/Life Balance, You Can Have It All

Creating a Work/Life Balance, You Can Have It All

(Photo: Cari Curri) What do you value most? Your family, your career, making money? That’s what you need to ask yourself. If you are not truly happy in your career, the rest of your life can fall out [...]

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 [...]