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WISE Women Succeeding in Entrepreneurship in 2014 and 2015

WISE Women Succeeding in Entrepreneurship in 2014 and 2015 At the WISE Women’s Business Center, we witnessed so many women succeeding in entrepreneurship in 2014! More than 113 of you entered our doors to grow and start your businesses and … Continue reading

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5 Questions to Ask Before Developing a Mobile App

Mobile is the new digital benchmark and trendsetter for brands across the board. Businesses of all sizes are considering incorporating a mobile app into their strategy. Himanshu Sareen, CEO of Icreon Tech, a global IT consultancy, notes that before diving … Continue reading

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How to Create a Winning Business Idea – Part 1 of 2

There are two kinds of people in the business world—those whose minds are overflowing with a plethora of business ideas and others who, while brilliant individuals, they may have trouble coming up with new, viable ideas. Many people face this … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Harness Your Brain Power and Maximize Productivity

Do you ever feel like some people solve problems easily? Entrepreneurs in general tend to be good at solving problems using creative and/or practical solutions. Do these types of problem solving strategies come easily to most people? As a business … Continue reading

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Improving Your Memory (Hint: It’s Also Good for Business!)

Entrepreneurs and anyone involved in business (no matter what size the company) knows that it’s important to retain information—the name of the person you met at yesterday’s networking event, the prices your competitor is setting, the location of your next … Continue reading

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How Women Help Influence Technology

Lucy Sanders, CEO and co-founder of the National Center for Women and Information Technology, talks about how Microsoft Research uniquely engages women into the technology and innovation planning process.

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On the Road Again: Making a Strategy as a Conference Attendee

Most working professionals (entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs, from any industry) attend at least one conference annually. From business owners to teachers to accountants—there is a conference for everyone. Attending a conference can be overwhelming—which breakout session do you choose? Is it … Continue reading

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Effective Marketing on a Budget

Marketing a brand new business or recently launched startup can get costly. You want potential customers/clients to learn about who you are and what you do/make, but don’t have a lot of capital to invest into extensive promotional materials and … Continue reading

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Weekly To-Do List for Entrepreneurs

The day-to-day life of an entrepreneur is anything but boring—especially in the start-up phase. In many cases, entrepreneurs are doing a little bit of everything—managing the operations, handling the marketing, networking at events, pitching and finalizing sales, keeping the books… … Continue reading

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Mobile Apps That Every Entrepreneur Should Have

It is essential for entrepreneurs to save time, and therefore important to utilize time in an effective way. Because many business transactions can be done from a phone, entrepreneurs can be mobile and remain connected. There are some great apps … Continue reading

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