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The right team can make a business grow for good reasons.
The right team can make a business grow for good reasons.
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Worldwide, women are starting to get noticed for the companies they’re starting and growing.
Worldwide, women are starting to get noticed for the companies they’re starting and growing.
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You might think interest-free loans are a fantasy or a delusion, but Kiva makes them possible.
Easy no-cost funding. Accessing capital used to be especially hard if you didn't have collateral or a good credit score. That's no longer true. With a little help from your friends, you can raise money through Kiva Zip. Typically five to 30 friends, family members, colleagues or customers lend ...
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Get words and wisdom from Nely Galán as well as practical check lists to prepare and examples of other women who have succeeded.
Your first office may be your living room but that doesn’t mean you can’t break the multi-million dollar revenue ceiling.
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You can’t keep a good woman down. She’ll learn from experience and use that knowledge to rise again, to even greater heights.
You can’t keep a good woman down. She’ll learn from experience and use that knowledge to rise again, to even greater heights.
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Forget those white Ivy League boys! Investors should be looking at those who have life smarts. They’re the ones who can see problems and know how to solve them.
Forget those white Ivy League boys! Investors should be looking at those who have life smarts. They’re the ones who can see problems and know how to solve them.
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Candidates for public office need to tell us what they’ll do about everyday problems we all face: making our businesses thrive and supporting families.
Candidates for public office need to tell us what they’ll do about everyday problems we all face: making our businesses thrive and supporting families.
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Crowdfunding’s allure is great and its benefits undeniable. Just make sure you undertake a campaign with a clear view of the benefits and pitfalls.
You may have heard great things about raising money through a rewards-based campaign on a website such as Indiegogo, Kickstarter or Plum Alley. But how do you know if it's right for your company? To help you make that decision, I've compiled a list of the pros and cons. The Pros.
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What other cities can learn from NYC about boosting their economies with women-led businesses.
What other cities can learn from NYC about boosting their economies with women-led businesses.
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Savvy men know that their investments will be less risky and have better returns if the leadership team is diverse. Let’s hear it for the smart guys!
Savvy men know that their investments will be less risky and have better returns if the leadership team is diverse. Let’s hear it for the smart guys!
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Women entrepreneurs didn’t find as many angels in 2015 but the future looks good.
Women entrepreneurs didn’t find as many angels in 2015 but the future looks good
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All entrepreneurs need helping hands to go from startup to the big time but for women, especially those of color, it is even more important.
All entrepreneurs need helping hands to go from startup to the big time but for women, especially those of color, it is even more important.
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  • Stengel Solutions
    President, 1998 - present
    Stengel Solutions is a strategic planning and marketing firm specializing in solutions for industry leaders, growth businesses and nonprofits. Whether you’re developing a plan for sustainable long term growth, building strategic alliances to penetrate new markets or forming an advisory board to provide objective advice regarding new opportunities, Stengel Solutions can provide you with solutions to build your company at every stage.
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    President, 2009 - present
    Ventureneer is a digital media and market research company providing education and training for nonprofits, socially responsible small businesses and social enterprises. For corporations that want to reach these organizations, Ventureneer provides branded marketing and social media opportunities that generate visibility, thought leadership and brand loyalty.
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As a writer, consultant, teacher and speaker, I've helped thousands of entrepreneurs make their vision of business success a reality, by helping them develop their business plan, and by teaching them the strategies and tactics they needed to grow their businesses. My guidance has steered many entrepreneurs away from pitfalls that might have prevented or delayed their growth.


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2012 Small Business Influencer Champion for her writing on the success factors for women entrepreneurs