Engage Customers Online with Twitter

If you haven’t jumped on the social media bandwagon, hop on! ...more

Find a women’s community that’s just what you’re looking for.

There are tons of online women’s communities out there, and it can often be overwhelming and time consuming finding the one that’s just right for you. So to help you out, I’ve listed a few different online women’s communities that I think are fantastic. ...more

How to Help Save Ohio Libraries

If any of you are book lovers or authors, this news of library funding cuts will break your heart, just as it did mine, but we can all do our part to save Ohio libraries! ...more

Ready, Set, Launch—Gulp!

As an entrepreneur, you know the feeling! Whether you're a solopreneur, mompreneur, intrapreneur (an entrepreneur within a company), a multi-million dollar entrepreneur—whatever level—that moment when the project is finished and you launch it to the world is daunting. You *think* you've thought of everything, dotted all your I's and crossed all your T’s, but invariably, something isn't quite perfect. ...more

Small Business Self-Bailout Contest

Survival of the smartest! Office Depot is awarding more than $1,000,000 in prizes in the Office Depot—Adopt a Small Business Contest. 500 small businesses will win more than $2,000 in prizes! Want to enter? Upload a two-minute video about what your business is doing to survive during these hard times and how Office Depot can help you get through the challenges. The entry deadline is 11:59 PM EDT on July 31, 2009. Click hereto enter. ...more

Navigating new jobs and new personalities

Starting a new job is often a thrilling and nerve racking experience. You are excited for your new adventure but nervous about learning the ropes. Each business and office environment is different. They all come with their own set of quirks and personalities. ...more

Summer (Business) Reading Selections

As I began packing my suitcase for summer vacation, I realized it was time to pick out my summer reading. This is usually a big decision for me, as I am sure it is for many of you. too. So I thought I would share a few great books (or magazines) to take along on vacations- to help your business. Here are a few recommendations: ...more

Why car dealerships won’t be good ol’ boys clubs much longer.

Ladies: Do you hate buying a car or even walking into a dealership because it’s like walking into the good ol’ boy club? ...more

How to “green” your biz

Going green to help to your part and save the environment is very beneficial to all. But before you label you business “green”, make sure you know what it means. Check out this article from Startup Nation for the scoop. Here are some tips for greening your business: ...more