News from the President
A. Sophie Wade
Founder, Workforce Innovation Specialist
Flexcel Network, LLC
Welcome! It’s spring at last! Although our Membership Drive has ended, we encourage anyone who hasn’t become a member yet to sign up now and enjoy our member benefits. We invite you to submit your interest in becoming a volunteer or Chair of a NAWBO Committee. It’s a great decision to become more involved and we would also love your help if you are interested to volunteer for couple of hours at the upcoming Small Business Brooklyn Day on May 22nd. We look forward to getting to know you better as a member of our community.
By Sharon Miller, Head of Small Business at Bank of America. A new year brings a new tax season. April 18th is only a few weeks away – D-Day for many small business owners who are filing taxes. Whether you are a sole proprietor an individual running an organized business entity, filing taxes can be […]
We all know that the number of women at the top levels of business is a fraction of what it should be. Women currently hold 4.4 percent of CEO positions at S&P 500 companies. Only 6 percent of partners in venture capital firms are women, and only 2.7 percent of companies funded by venture capital […]
Women make up the fastest-growing segment of business owners in the United States today. That doesn’t mean success is a given, however. In comparison to their male counterparts, women tend to have smaller companies with less revenue and fewer employees, as noted in Fast Company magazine recently. The good news is that years of incremental advancements […]