Jane Willmott Joins The Women On Business Contributing Writers Team

Please join me in welcoming Jane Willmott to the team of contributing writers for Women on Business. You’ll be able to read Jane’s articles very soon! In the meantime, you can get to know her by reading her bio below.

Jane Willmott is an Impact Business Coach for Entrepreneurs with a message/gift/passion that they want to get out into the world and make impact with. Continue reading “Jane Willmott Joins The Women On Business Contributing Writers Team”

Mompreneurs: Make Sure You’re Not Making These 7 Mistakes In Your Business

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Juggling the incessant demands of being a full-time parent with the pressing needs of running a full-scale business would even have Superwoman balking in fear.

But for the many “mompreneurs” who manage to run successful businesses while also overseeing their children at home, it’s just another day in the office. Continue reading “Mompreneurs: Make Sure You’re Not Making These 7 Mistakes In Your Business”

Startups Seeking Funding Should Consider Corporate Venture Capital Arms

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Venture capital funds capitalized and run by major corporations are becoming more popular, and are commonly referred to as “venture capital arms” or “corporate venture arms.” For example, companies such as Google, Qualcomm, Comcast, Dell, Microsoft, Nokia, and Intel all have professional active venture arms. Continue reading “Startups Seeking Funding Should Consider Corporate Venture Capital Arms”

5 Questions New Business Owners Need To Ask About Estimated Taxes

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Transitioning from being a full-time employee to an entrepreneur means approaching the way you do taxes differently. For anyone who is new to being self-employed (from a sole proprietor to a part-time business owner), your tax obligations now include filing an annual return and paying an estimated quarterly tax. Continue reading “5 Questions New Business Owners Need To Ask About Estimated Taxes”

Tweak Your Marketing To Improve Your Financial Outlook

After you quit your job because you were frustrated at how little you earned despite how hard you worked to help your company achieve its bottom line, you may have started your own online business with high hopes of improving your financial outlook.

However, what if, after a few years, you do a financial analysis to diagnose the health of your company and discover that you actually made more money working at your corporate job? What should you do, then? Go back to your previous job where you worked long hours with little to show for it? Double down on your efforts to make your company succeed?

Here’s the thing: working harder at what’s not working isn’t going to change the results. What you need to do to stay in the game is to revamp your marketing. Continue reading “Tweak Your Marketing To Improve Your Financial Outlook”

13 Ways You Can Encourage Your Employees To Be Brand Builders

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Your employees are your brand’s biggest cheerleaders behind-the-scenes, so why not let them come out from backstage? There are plenty of ways you can encourage your team to be brand builders, from tapping into their creative abilities to simply asking them to spread the word.

The best technique I have found to expand my brand is to get awesome looking shirts, hats, pens, and other awesome gear. Continue reading “13 Ways You Can Encourage Your Employees To Be Brand Builders”