When we donate to nonprofit organizations that lift up women, we can be assured that our philanthropic investments will generate dividends for entire communities.
In this article I'll briefly examine some of the elements required in order for a social movement to truly take hold and I'll relate these factors back to the current freelance movement that is accelerating at a rapid pace.
A negative mind set won't see your business moving in the right direction. Depressing yourself with potential ifs and buts will make your business suffer. No-one knows the long-term, or even mid-term, impact of Brexit. If you're a business owner and leader, you should focus on what matters and what is within your control - your actual business.
With massive corporations dominating the market, thousands of retailers clamoring for attention, and a less than favorable economy to contend with, be...
Forbes has already released the first two rounds of speakers for its Under 30 Summit, a four-day extravag...
Remember, there is no guidebook or roadmap for building and expanding your business; it's not an exact science.
Running a successful business with eco-friendliness as a part of our DNA, I often get contacted by other green entrepreneurs who seek advice on how to grow their company and still be sustainable at heart.
I had the pleasure of interviewing the CEO of Hotjar about the online launch that propelled the product into an avalanche of organic growth taking the company from 0 to 1,000,000 dollars in turnover in 6 short months.
Jamila Mayanja receives praise from President Obama at 2014 YALI Summit in Washington D.C. Next up in my series of women designing the future of Af...
Accessing capital used to be especially hard if you didn't have collateral or a good credit score. That's no longer true.
By Tom Chalmers When advising new businesses, I often remind them of the challenges they're about to come up against. We like to recall the exploits...
At 7 a.m., she caught a plane from New York to Los Angeles. Coming directly from LAX, Gail Becker arrived at the Bullpen with two handbags and a Starbucks cup holder.
Was it really plagiarism? 58 words? Who cares? After all no one since Cicero, has said anything truly original in a political speech. This story has owned the news cycle. As a small business, it can be so tempting to beckon a little bit of that traffic my way by being a part of the conversation. Plus, it can be so liberating to say what's on my mind!
Although fewer people are starting their own businesses, the fact is that becoming an entrepreneur is one of the best decisions you can make. In fact, don't even pay attention to this new report or any statistics about starting a business, because they're only going to discourage you.
Remember when you were a child? You would imagine whatever you desired. You easily accessed your imagination and saw yourself becoming rich and famous, being a movie star, a celebrity singer with rabid fans, living in an amazing home, driving your ideal car or having your dream boyfriend or girlfriend.
Most people have dreamt of owning their own business. There are tons of advantages to doing so, and it's easy to romanticize the idea. On the surface, it seems like a straightforward desire, but the reality is, there are many different distinct potential motivations for getting involved in the world of entrepreneurship. Recognizing and understanding these motivations is critical if you want to be a successful business owner.