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The Power of an Opportunity

Follow Opportunities are not like buses, another one doesn’t  just come around again when you miss one. Nor can you put them on layaway and ask somebody to keep it on hold while you wait to decide, or alter them to fit your needs and your timeframe. So why do people let them pass by? […]

Biz Tip of the Week – Get a Coach

Follow Running a business ain’t easy; especially when you are going solo. There are people who are trained to guide you through the process of getting where you want to be. It is a big mistake to try to do it all by yourself. It is good idea to seek out assistance from a seasoned […]

Is Time on Your Side?

Follow I can’t think of too many things more valuable than time. We don’t own it. You can’t go back and get it; and boy does it move quickly. We can’t put it on layaway and it waits for no one. It is the one thing that we wish we had more of, but the […]

Your Job Search: You Better Tell Somebody

Follow Your career move should not be a secret. When you know that you are on your way out, whether voluntarily or against your will, it is a good idea to broadcast your intentions to everyone (except your current employer). You will be surprised to know how many of your friends, relatives, and colleagues have […]

Ready to Run

Follow The Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics (PCWP) at Chatham University is a non–partisan center devoted to fostering women’s public leadership through education, empowerment, and action. The first to focus on women’s political involvement in Pennsylvania, the Center integrates disciplinary knowledge, civic education, and coalition building while examining the intersection of women and public […]

Are You Making Money?

Follow Are You Making Money? Being in business is one thing; staying in business is something else entirely. Staying in business will be determined by how much money you bring in, how much of that you actually get to keep, and how well you manage it. At the end of the day business is about […]

Women-to-Watch: Marty Stahl

Follow Marty Stahl, Director Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania – Working Order  Photo Credit: Stephen Barry, In-Vision Studio, Inc. Director and business coach for Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania’s Working Order Program, a small business incubator that provides coaching, training and business planning for individuals with disabilities and disadvantages and other obstacles to traditional employment.  Stahl’s experience as a […]

Women to Watch – Dr. Amicitia Maloon-Gibson

Follow Dr. Amicitia Maloon-Gibson President MaloonGibson and Associates (MGAA) Dr Gibson’s brand is her life story. She is the President of MaloonGibson and Associates (MGAA), a Professional Development Institute where “Growing and Empowering Future Leaders for Success Now,” is her passion & purpose. They develop strategies for mastering business, careers, life and relationships. She is […]

Word of the Day is, “Focus”

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Picking the Right Bank by JoAnn Forrester

Follow JoAnn R. Forrester, Empress of Biz, Re-invent in Rugged Times, Picking the Right Bank JoAnn R. Forrester   If your goal is to build a thriving business, sooner or later you will be going to the bank to establish a  professional relationship.  Picking the right bank or credit union is extremely important.  Often we […]

10 Ways to Save Money On Your Next Car Purchase

Follow 10 Ways to Save Money On Your Next Car Purchase By Car-Buy-Her Written By Sheronde Glover Buying a car can be an expensive undertaking, but there are some ways to save money when shopping for a car. 1. Rebates and Incentives – Look for manufacturer rebates and incentives and make sure you take advantage of them. Manufacturers often […]

Corporate Supplier Diversity: An Outdated Model?

Follow Corporate Supplier Diversity: An Outdated Model? By Jackie Hill African and Hispanic Americans are poised to add over a trillion dollars each year to the American marketplace, according to economists. This coupled with the rapid growth of minority businesses would seem to trigger a change in how corporations are acquiring the goods they eventually […]

Small Business Marketing

Follow Start Spreading the Word Unfortunately, some small business owners do not clearly understand the value of marketing.  Promoting your business should be one of your major investments.  Businesses succeed because of customers; you only increase your customers by promoting your products and services. You cannot run a business without letting people know, what you […]

The Organized Desk

Follow Author Janet M. Taylor           Do you know what information is on your desk? Do you have documents that should have been answered, hidden somewhere under a pile?  Generally, you’ll find yourself with a messy desk because you have no system in place.  Here are some tips to overcome the barrage […]