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Women Over 40: 10 Steps to Starting a Business Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions, and establishing as a legal entity. These 10 easy steps can help you plan, prepare and manage the process of starting your own business. Your business plan is your roadmap to success....
You Better Tell Somebody Where to Start Your Career Search 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...
The Wilkinsburg Chamber of Commerce is reaching out to you. Have you checked out the Chamber lately?  The Chamber has evolved, and is inviting you to benefit from the new services that are being provided to help you grow. Inexpensive workshops, great networking opportunities and a chance for you to...
Tamiko Stanley Senior Executive Manager, Corporate Human Resources US & Canada FedEx, Genco 20 Years in Business and Human Resources 16 Years working with Affirmative-Action/ EEO and Diversity and Inclusion OW: What has been your greatest inspiration? TS: I find inspiration to succeed in so many things. I am inspired by making loved ones...
I don't care how much you love doing what you do, you still have to handle the business end of managing your business. If not, it will catch up with you later. You need to organize your paperwork. Stay on top of your financial obligations. Watch your budget, and by...
I had a 12-hour day. You know the type of day when you leave before the sun comes out and don’t return until well after sunset? I left my work life and personal responsibilities to be of service to the community and fulfill my personal commitment to give back. The end...
Join us as we celebrate National Walker’s Legacy Day during National Small Business Week and join Walker’s Legacy for their annual spring networking reception. Come prepared to network, collaborate and connect with professional and business women from throughout the Greater Pittsburgh area. Date: May 7 Place: Blue Line Grille 1014 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 Time: 6:00...
As Goal Ambassadors, our goal is to help you get closer to your goals. One easy way to get on the path to fulfilling your dreams is to align yourself with people who have high expectations. Find people who will challenge you and encourage you to do better. Don't take...
Adiat Disu - Young Influential, Power Women in Africa According to Forbes Magazine, Adiat Disu is one of 2014’s Young Influential, Power Women in Africa. This is her second time making the list. She is the President of Adirée™, an international public relations and brand development firm, based in New York. She describes herself as a Serial...
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...