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National Association of Women Business Owners

Women-Owned Businesses Increase, But Not Their Bottom Line

Sharon C. Jenkins | Posted 03.21.2017 | Business
Sharon C. Jenkins

Do a little research and survey your male counterparts about the frequency their customers ask for modified pricing for the services or goods that they provide. You will get the answer to this question when you compare their response to what is actually taking place at the negotiation table in your business.

Woman-Owned Vest Company Gets Soaked by Shark Tank and Walmart

Al Norman | Posted 03.28.2015 | Business
Al Norman

On January 13, 2015, entrepreneur Michael Wooley appeared on Episode 607 of ABC's Shark Tank, seeking a $50,000 investment in exchange for 10 percent of his company, Vestpakz. Although several Sharks said they "loved the product," it took them less than 10 minutes to shred the entrepreneur.

Over 9 Million Women-Owned Businesses in the U.S. and Counting!

Dr. Bernice Ledbetter | Posted 06.08.2014 | Women
Dr. Bernice Ledbetter

For many mothers, starting their own business is the best way to fulfill their professional aspirations without the typical constraints of a corporate job.

8 Cardinal Rules for Enterprising Entrepreneurs

Women & Co | Posted 08.24.2013 | Business
Women & Co

Over a year ago, I began my quest to find answers to my two most pressing entrepreneurial questions: What does it really take for an entrepreneur to be successful? And what does it take for a business owner to be the best of the best?

3 Ways to Excel at Work

Laurie Erdman | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business
Laurie Erdman

So how do you excel at work? Most of us think we have to go the extra mile. Work harder. Take more on. Wrong.The real secret to excelling at work is learning to better fuel your body and soul. In this case, we're talking about learning how to thrive. Follow these three easy steps.

On Family Business

Marian Salzman | Posted 09.26.2011 | Business
Marian Salzman

Much ado has been made over the general drama associated with big business -- but what happens when the business is all in the family and corruption seeps through and threatens the very fiber of its ancestral heritage?

Women's Business

Jane Pak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jane Pak

What brings the business elite together, forgoing the casual Friday, in a room at a hotel for lunch? The Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners.