There are a number of articles and blog posts on how those with entrepreneurial aspirations can start their businesses on a shoestring budget. My question has always been, well whose shoestring are we talking about? A toddler’s shoestring is very different from that of, oh let’s say Shaquille O’Neal’s shoestring.… Continue
I was having a conversation with a good friend and fellow business owner when she made the statement, “Lisa, you know my brand is schizophrenic in the marketplace!” That statement painted a very real picture for me.
First I understand mental illness is no laughing matter and it wasn’t a joke.… Continue
“Many people don’t understand that in order to be successful you need [a] strong team of unique individuals and an even stronger support system motivating you through it all.” – Angela Simmons, Feature Article, I Am Limitless, Urban Up Media
This is a truth I’ve come to understand as a small business owner.… Continue
I’ve heard the stories.
I’m sure you have too.
They make great headlines and made for TV movies.
Sometimes when women in business do business with other women in business things can go bad. I mean really, really bad.
I know women who have vowed to never do business or collaborate with another female business owner ever again.… Continue
I’ve heard this phrase used by lots of people in various scenarios but here’s what I know for sure, fake it til you make it has some serious consequences. Sometimes even deadly ones. Entrepreneurs are told to fake it til they make it and according to some experts this is very dangerous.… Continue