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By Brooke Howell on October 11th, 2012 | 316443 comments on this postLive+from+%23NAWBOWBC%3A+Be+yourself%3B+it%27s+good+for+business2012-10-11+11%3A55%3A52Brooke+Howellhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D31644
If you’re working harder than ever to build your business and still not making money, it may be because you’re trying to be someone you aren’t, Michelle Villalobos told a standing-room only session of women at National Association of Women Business Owners Women’s Business Conference last week in Louisville, Ky.
When she struck out on her own, Villalobos said she “tried to step into the box of being an MBA and a consultant and it didn’t work.” She was a slave to her business and wasn’t even making money.[…] Continue Reading »
By Hillary Batchelder on August 7th, 2012 | 285231 comment on this postWhat+does+BlogHer%27s+Social+Media+Influencer+program+mean+for+engaging+women+online%3F2012-08-07+12%3A01%3A56Hillary+Batchelderhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D28523
At the close of BlogHer ’12, co-founders Lisa Stone and Elisa Camahort Page announced the launch of the BlogHer Social Media Influencer program. It is designed to work beyond the BlogHer Publishing Network of more than 3,000 blogs, allowing influencers an opportunity for sponsorship on the social media platform on which they reach and engage women, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.[…] Continue Reading »
By Brooke Howell on March 8th, 2012 | 22942Comment on this postNAWBO+welcomes+Diane+Tomb+and+reflects+on+how+far+women+have+come2012-03-08+20%3A35%3A43Brooke+Howellhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2F%3Fp%3D22942
National Association of Women Business Owners events are always an inspiration to me, and last week’s reception at Susan Davis International in Washington, D.C., to welcome President and CEO Diane Tomb was no exception.
Host Susan Davis welcomed Tomb and reminisced about her involvement in the early days when NAWBO was first incorporated as the Association of Women Business Owners in 1975.[…] Continue Reading »
By Rebecca Pollack Scherr on March 11th, 2011 | 1956Comment on this postMcSeasonal+items%2C+restaurant+women+and+%23winning+recipes2011-03-11+10%3A00%3A00Rebecca+Pollack+Scherrhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Frestaurants%2F%3Fp%3D1956
Every week, Restaurant SmartBrief editors scour the Internet for the breaking news and best-practices stories that restaurant owners and managers need to make their businesses smarter. However, every week, hundreds of fascinating food, beverage and restaurant stories don’t make the cut. Here are a few of my favorite stories from the past week that didn’t make the newsletter:
By Jesse Stanchak on December 15th, 2010 | 138528 comments on this postBarry+Libert%2C+on+how+use+of+social+media+empowers+women+in+the+workplace2010-12-15+12%3A09%3A26Jesse+Stanchakhttp%3A%2F%2Fsmartblogs.com%2Fsocialmedia%2F%3Fp%3D13852
Over the summer, I asked SmartBrief on Social Media readers if social media was something anyone could become great at — and 49% said they agreed with the statement, “It takes a certain kind of personality to excel at social media.” The results left me wondering what that “certain kind of personality” might look like — and where that leaves the rest of us.[…] Continue Reading »