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Network of Female Angel Investors To Support Trans Women Businesses

Fempreneur.xyz is first of its kind trans women and non-binary femme entrepreneurs workshop and startup clinic

Pipeline Angels, a network of women investors, has announced the first program of its kind,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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10 Things Candidates Need to Know About Women Entrepreneurs

Here are some issues that are significant for women-owned businesses this election season

As election season progresses, there are crucial issues such as barriers to entrepreneurship, impacts of…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Don’t Miss National Minority Supplier Development Council Annual Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange, Oct. 18th

Nonprofit organization connects women- and minority-owned suppliers with large corporations

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), the nation’s premier corporate membership organization focused exclusively…

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SBA Wants to Increase Government Contracting Opportunities for Women-Owned Businesses

The Sole-Source provision will enable women-owned small businesses to receive sole-source awards from a federal agency

The SBA has proposed that women-owned small businesses be given additional contracting authority to enable…

By Nicole Cober, Esq.

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Black Women Owners Discuss How To Build A Million Dollar Business At The Entrepreneurs Summit

Lessons from the women of the BE 100s is the focus of this year's SisterInc panel

Entrepreneurs Summit showcases black women owning and operating billion and million dollar businesses.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Why This Executive Invests Her Own Money to Help Women Open Their Businesses

Lorine Pendleton is leveling the playing field for women entrepreneurs

She currently serves as the US director of business development at the global law firm,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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NWBC: Banks Need to Court Women-Owned Businesses

The economic impact of women-owned businesses is significant and growing

“Women entrepreneurs are the ‘fastest growing sector in the small business community”

By C. Daniel Baker

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Women-Owned Businesses Thriving, But Still Facing Obstacles

Women-owned businesses face different struggles than their male counterparts

During the period between 2007–2010, many Women-owned businesses outperformed their male counterparts

By C. Daniel Baker

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Women and Minority-Owned Businesses Operate on Less Financing

Minority owners were less likely to apply for credit fearing loan denial.

Minority firms in particular rely more on their own funds—and have less capital to start…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Only 5 Percent of Minority, Women-Owned Businesses Get NYC Contracts

Minority businesses get less of the pie when it comes to billions in city contracts.

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s study shows that minority and women-owned businesses got only 5…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Small Biz Toolkit for Budding Women Entrepreneurs

From seed money to mentoring programs, here’s a resource guide for new enterprises

Finding startup and growth capital, managing economic fluctuations, and learning the ropes of business management…

By Bridget McCrea

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Tracking Minority Contracting

Has Dodd-Frank helped black-owned businesses land more deals with federal agencies?

All told, the agencies allocated nearly $700 million in providing new contracts to minority and…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Women-Owned Businesses On The Rise

Despite the recession, women business owners have managed to weather the storm better than their…

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