Women business entrepreneurs: find your opportunity and take it
By Dr Billy M.
Today, women entrepreneurs from all walks of life are starting businesses that more closely align with their own personal values, affording them greater freedom and flexibility. Whether you're a student, a mother, returning to the workforce after raising children, or a retiree, you can seamlessly transition into starting a business or embarking on a new career. It all starts with finding, then choosing to follow, your passion. By the numbers
According to the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), women currently own 9.1 million businesses, which translates to a 29.8-percent share of existing firms. These account for 6.2 percent of the workforce in the United States. In addition, women's businesses generate over $1.4 trillion in ...