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April 2009

by Jill Foster on April 22, 2009

"Am I a Woman in Business?" Learning to Promote Yourself the Same Way Businesses Do

by Jill Foster on April 22, 2009

Guest blogger and former business owner Amy Mittelman holds a Ph.D. in history from Columbia University, specializing in the politics of alcohol production. She holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Massachusetts and has published extensively with her most recent release entitled Brewing Battles: A History of American Beer. A teacher of [...]

by Jill Foster on April 21, 2009

When It's Time To Fire Your Client: the 4 Signs

by Jill Foster on April 21, 2009

Guest post by Sibyl Edwards, regular guest contributor to Women Grow Business. Sibyl works as a digital designer and strategist based in Washington, DC. She has many years of experience in interactive design, identity branding, and digital strategy for businesses and non-profits; Sibyl can be reached at www.twitter.com/saedwards. We all enter into a relationship with [...]

by Jill Foster on April 19, 2009

Meet the Galvanizer: DC's Chair for Social Media Club Larissa Fair (a video chat)

by Jill Foster on April 19, 2009

Thanks to Larissa Fair for doing an impromptu (and fun!) video conversation last week at DC’s monthly Social Media Club meetup with USTelecom Association hosting (their informative blog on the broadband community is over at NextGenWeb). Social tech in Washington, DC: a (2) minute video chat Larissa describes the social tech community here in DC [...]

by Jill Foster on April 17, 2009

A Business Owner & Filmmaker (podcast): Interviewing Lisa Schaefer at Social Media Club-DC

by Jill Foster on April 17, 2009

It was a great crowd and panel discussion on mobile media for April’s Social Media Club-DC (…video to follow on the event soon). And after the program, I had the pleasure of learning more about Lisa Schaefer’s current work through her company Role Model Enterprises. Gravity + funny bone: (3) minute mobile podcast To relax [...]

by Jill Foster on April 17, 2009

Rock Star Entrepreneurs and Your Business: a Webinar Event 4/30th

by Jill Foster on April 17, 2009

Some talented business thinkers, leaders, movers-and-shakers are headed to the Internetz near you! Ideas will soar at this event (and you’re invited). (image by Jody Art, Creative Commons) Small business success, brainstorms, and you At the end of this month, Grow Smart Business – a new Network Solutions blog, resource hub, and home to the [...]

by Jill Foster on April 16, 2009

Women Have Always Been Great at Leveraging Community

by Jill Foster on April 16, 2009

Guest post by Liz Scherer, digital writer and consultant specializing in health/medicine/wellness. She produces Flashfree which brings her closer to her goal to engage, entertain and provide women in midlife with the tools to make informed decisions about their health. In addition to her blog, you can find Liz on Twitter (http://twitter.com/LizScherer) or LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/in/lizscherercopy). [...]

by Jill Foster on April 15, 2009

Stats in Stereo: a Two-Minute Podcast on Why Women-Owned Businesses Are More Competitive

by Jill Foster on April 15, 2009

What do you think? There’s been a lot of research conducted over at Grow Smart Business about the ongoing health and success of small businesses. And from this, the Small Business Success Index came to be. It was designed to measure how successful small businesses believe they are performing in six key areas of business [...]