Growth of Women-Owned Businesses

Women-owned businesses in history are a rarity.  Historically, if you’ve tracked statistics and history about business and notable people leading those businesses, your research would be filled with lots and lots of men. That’s because for decades (and even centuries)...

Is Teleworking Right for You?

Everyone imagines themselves teleworking from home in their pajamas and not having to endure the hassle of showing, getting dressed in business clothing and then getting in a car or mass transit to commute to work. However, sometimes you miss the day to day...

Female-Owned Enterprises on the Rise

In the past, women-owned businesses were extremely rare. However, female entrepreneurship increased exponentially in the past two decades. Now, women are major economic engines that account for a large part of the national data. Since entrepreneurship is a keystone...

4 Inspirational Breast Cancer Survivors

Since October is breast cancer awareness month, we thought we’d spotlight four incredible breast cancer survivors. These women bravely fought for their lives, and now serve as symbols of hope and inspiration. Taneeka Brown In 2007, Brown found a lump in her right...

Benefits of Having a Diverse Workforce

Having a diverse workplace provides a slew of benefits ranging from increased creativity and productivity to increased job retention. Furthermore, multiple studies published in Gallup, Scientific American, and MIT consistently support how diversity in the workforce...

Summer Preparations for a Successful Fall

Most people look forward to summertime. The warm weather and relaxed atmosphere help create the allure of vacation and freedom. However, while most people enjoy the sunshine, many small business entrepreneurs dread it. In the business world, summertime comes with the...

Women In Medicine

This past year, women accounted for more than half of the incoming medical students. While this is a strong feat, women have not always had the opportunity to be involved in academic medicine. In the past, medical schools have denied them access to their programs....

Naomi Osaka- The Champion of the US Open

Naomi Osaka, a 20- year old tennis player, is in the global spotlight after she defeated Serena Williams and ultimately won the US Open. This victory marks the first Grand Slam title Osaka won, and it is amplified by the fact that she triumphed over Williams, the...