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    Women Are Owning More and More Small Businesses

    Posted on October 2, 2015 by in Small BusinessBut don’t celebrate just yet. Owning your own business is often touted as the ultimate coup in the working world. You set your own hours, pursue projects you’re interested in, and maybe work in your pajamas. Obvious challenges aside, it sounds like a pretty nice gig. Such jobs are largely enjoyed by men, who make […]Comments Off on Women Are Owning More and More Small Businesses Continue Reading...
  • Minorities: The force fueling small-business growth

    Posted on October 2, 2015 by in Small BusinessAfter a decade of working 10-hour days as a manicurist, Patty Paredes decided to take a risk and pursue her dream: to become her own boss. She wiped out her savings, and with the financial help of her mother, Paredes collected $95,000 to open her own nail salon, Nails & Spa 4U, which she inaugurated […]Comments Off on Minorities: The force fueling small-business growth Continue Reading...