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How Has Technology Helped to Create More Entrepreneurs

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Do you want to become your own boss, controlling how many hours you work, what kind of people you want working for you? Becoming an entrepreneur can be scary but with today’s growing technology, you can be your own boss within minutes.

This society has come a long way from communicating through email on the computer to now being able to send emails from cell phones. The internet is a great way to not only get your ideas out in the public but to also start your own business. Some sites you can use to build your own website are Wix.com , Website Builder | Web.com and Weebly.com just to name a few.

We now have technology at our fingertips. There are many different types of advertising you can do like online advertising, creating pop ups ads or internet radio advertising like the Wealthy Sistas® Radio for example. Since people are now able to listen to the radio from either their phones or car, your business can get advertised anywhere gaining more attention.

One of the most important things that you have to make sure you have while inspiring to become an entrepreneur is a business plan. A business plan allows you to visually see what goals you want to accomplish with your business and how you will achieve them.

Being an entrepreneur not only takes hard work, but also dedication. It takes skills, patience, a vision, flexibility, and being able to handle multiple tasks at once. You also have to make sure you manage your money wisely and understand the amount of cash flow you have.

Now people are starting their own businesses from home and You may ask how? You don’t have to open a huge shop to become a successful entrepreneur. By simply working from home You have access to promote your business on social media sites someone who is interested in your type of business may share your post on their page, gaining more recognition of your company. One great aspect of these sites are that they are free advertisements and publications so it costs you nothing to spread your business more. As you develop and grow you can even hire people to help spread your company.

It’s very important to keep up with the latest technology so you can have an outlook on who your competitors are. You don’t want your business to fail like “Blockbusters” did. They didn’t take advantage of the growing technology with now having Redbox, Netflix, Hulu and other online movie sites.

Acknowledge the growing technology we have today to help build your company and your business could have the potential to take off to great heights. Be passionate about your business and take the time to have good relationships with your costumers so you will have their loyalty. Technology will only grow from here and so can your business.

HeatherBy: Heather Grinkley
Bethany College 2016
Communication Media & Production Major
Intern with Wealthy Sistas® Media Group

Business Woman of the Year

AS business woman

In continuation of our  mission of providing resources and promoting positive people, Wealthy Sistas® Media Group is proud to announce the Wealthy Sistas® Media Group Business Woman of the Year Award. This award will showcase the achievements of a deserving business woman.

Many Women Business Owners find their choice of entrepreneurship to be rewarding. However, with those rewards are an abundance of challenges. Often times Women Business Owners  are not only juggling their successful businesses but their families as well. The  great strides and daily victories of putting out fires can often go unnoticed by those around them, but even by the business owner, because they are so enthralled in what they do best.  The Business Woman of the Year Award allows for the necessary pause to celebrate these strong visionary women.

If you know a woman that exhibits exceptional qualities as business owner nominate them.

Please see details below:

Nominations will be narrowed down to the top 5 Women who have received the most nominations. The top 5 will then be voted on and the honor will be bestowed upon the Business Owner with the most votes.

Nomination Deadline: September 1, 2014
acrylic-awards-vj7D96Top 5 Announcement: September 16, 2014
Voting Begins: September 23, 2014
Voting Ends: October 7, 2014
Announcement: November 18, 2014
Award Ceremony: Friday, March 27, 2015 The Winner’s Summit

Requirements:
1. Must own and operate a business Full Time
2. Must be 50% or more owner in firm
3. Must have been in business 5 years or more or in their field of expertise
4. Involved in community and civic outreach
5. An Online Presence Website and Social Media
6. Professional work ethic and operates in the mindset of service

Note: Self Nominations are allowed.
VOTE NOW: VOTING ENDS OCTOBER 7, 2014
ONLY ONE VOTE PER EMAIL ALLOWED

MEET THE NOMINEES

lucinda cross

Lucinda Cross is a creative life activator, rock the mic renegade and a pay to play empowerment partner and celebrity Life Coach and Small Business Consultant. Her work is about helping women live a life of fire, fun and freedom. Lucinda Cross is the best selling author of The Road to Redemption and Corporate Mom Dropouts.

 

 

 

 

 

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Vicki Irvin built her first company into a million dollar business in 12 months. A phenomenal business woman, Vicki has coached over 2,000 people on how to increase their own wealth, boost their businesses and employ marketing strategies.

 

 

 

 

carol sankerCarol Sankar is an internationally renowned success entrepreneurship consultant  & real estate investment expert who focuses on strategic implementation strategies to assist today’s high-achieving and mid-level entrepreneur become successful. Mrs. Sankars’ business and wealth tips have been featured in publications in Finland, Australia, Germany, the United Kingdom and the USVI.

 

 

 

 

asykesAntoinette Sykes, MBA, PR+ Marketing Strategist, Author and Speaker. With her wit, passion and infectious personality, Antoinette is leading the way for authors, small businesses and entrepreneurs to elevate their mission, influence their audience and impact their bottom line with effective, strategic and prolific PR and Marketing Campaigns and overall communication.

 

 

 

darhonda williamsDaRhonda Williams – During her 12 years in private practice coaching one on one with over 3800 clients and speaking in over 35 states and 3 countries she has worked with celebrities, CEOs, leaders, and stay at home Moms. Today, DaRhonda shares with people across the nation how to live a life that leads them to the best version of themselves through The Bare Naked Life.

VOTING HAS ENDED. STAY TUNED FOR THE RESULTS ANNOUNCED NOVEMBER 18TH.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION.

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