Home Advertise Contact Blog Advertiser Login RSS
Newsletter Signup

Buy A Business Opportunity of Franchise
Home-Based Businesses
Choosing a Business Opportunity Growth and Profit Marketing and Sales
Plans and Goals Running Your Own Business Start-Up
Working From Home Entrepreneur Exchange Feature Articles
Opportunity Community Opportunity Focus In The News
Come Read Our Featured Articles About Business Opportunities, Franchising, Business Opportunity News and More
Are into healthy living? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? If so, you should read about this skincare, beauty and hair care product business opportunity. A company that is pioneering the...
Did you know that you can operate your own business that helps mid to large sized companies with their energy efficiency? Yes you can with this clean technology (cleantech) energy management...
Are you into healthy living? Do you have an interest in working for yourself? Well then, you should check out this nutrition and wellness product business opportunity that enables you to be a top-selling health...

Sponsors

STARSCAPES®
Imagine making up to $500 to $1,800 a day! Call or click now see how you can get your business for FREE! (602) 679-0257
Promotional Products Home Business
Run Your Own Business. Be Your Own Boss. Earn Great Profit Potential. Start At A Low Cost. Try It For Free!
Carelumina
Make up to $1,000/week! We are changing the industry with our physician formulated state-of-the-art products & services!
CTFO
TAKE A FREE POSITION NOW WITH CTFO SELLING CBD HEMP OIL! Join The Hottest Wellness Trend & Next Billion Dollar Industry.
NUMedia
NEW OPPORTUNITY JUST LAUNCHED! Try it before you buy it! Click To Get Your 15-Day FREE Trial! Daily payouts no waiting!
Here's the Quickest & Easiest Way To Earn Passive Income
Absolutely Remarkable Money Making Program! Many come up with excuses when they are afraid to take action! BE DIFFERENT!
Home-Based Travel Business Making $$$$
Cash in with us on the Multi-Trillion Dollar Travel Industry by working as an independent Affiliate for World Discovery!
How Many Leads Does It Take To Close A Sale?
This article is now live on our blog and I know could be very insightful for many. Read On
It Takes a Hot Voicemail to Land a Warm Lead
If you're a successful entrepreneur who provides others like you the chance to follow in your footsteps... Read On
 
Resource Center > Article
2013's Top Websites for Women Business Opportunity, Franchise and Other Small Business Owners
Share this Article:

Are you a woman who is interested in owning your own business? Does the prospect of becoming an entrepreneur and buying into a proven business opportunity, franchise or other small business model appeal to you? If so, you’re in good company. Once a man’s world, business ownership is rapidly becoming a more level playing field.

Today, women entrepreneurs own close to 30% of U.S. businesses, employ approximately 7.7 million people and generate revenues of at least $1.3 trillion per year. And perhaps more surprisingly, they’re launching those businesses at twice the rate of men. Furthermore, when taking into account growth, employment and revenue increases over the last 15 years or so, women-owned businesses have outpaced the largest, publicly traded firms.

No doubt about it, when it comes to entrepreneurship, women are charging full steam ahead, and now, thanks largely to the web, they don’t have to go it alone. All of the support, encouragement, advice and exposure they could possibly want or need along the way are theirs for the asking—courtesy of a growing list of outstanding online resources designed specifically to assist women business owners and keep them connected with critical resources and each other.

While we recognize that there are many websites that provide great information and inspiration when it comes to successful business ownership, these ten in particular are garnering great reviews, have developed a notable following and, most importantly, are designed specifically with the ambitious woman entrepreneur in mind.

So ladies, let the surfing begin…

1. Ladies Who Launch—As the first new media company to provide resources and connections for women entrepreneurs, Ladies Who Launch is on a mission to make entrepreneurship accessible to all women by providing them with the tools, resources and inspiration they need…all within a trusted community of like-minded professionals.

2. Women 2.0—Women 2.0 is a media company that offers content, community and conference info for aspiring and current women innovators in technology specifically. Its ultimate goal is to increase the number of female founders of technology startups by providing them with the support and information they want most.

3. Women’s Toolbox—WomensToolbox.com provides practical advice for busy business women, enabling them to learn, grow and succeed in business as well as in other areas of their lives, including financial planning, career, home, family, health and beauty.

4. The Founding Moms—The Founding Moms is a real, live and local monthly meeting where “mompreneurs” with families can go to exchange, connect and learn from one another.

5. Make Mine A Million $ Business (M3)—An initiative of the non-profit Count Me In Women’s Economic Independence program sponsored by American Express OPEN, M3 inspires and elevates women so that they can grow their small businesses of $85,000 to $750,000 to the $1 million mark in annual revenues and beyond.

6. She Takes on the World—This award-winning website and blog offers a treasure trove of interviews, inspiration and lessons for successful women entrepreneurs the world over.

7. Chic CEO—The self-proclaimed website for entrepreneurs with style, Chic CEO is a great resource for any woman who either doesn't know how to implement her ideas or is too afraid to take the plunge. It provides easy-to-understand and -implement business knowledge in its most basic form, as well as a forum to meet other women who are willing to share their advice and experiences simply because someone else did the same for them.

8. The BOSS Network (Bringing Out Successful Sisters)—At BOSS, the mission is simple…to promote and encourage the small business spirit and career development of women of color through conversation and online and event-based networking.

9. Startup Princess—Startup Princess is an international network committed to empowering women entrepreneurs by offering resources for women in business to support, mentor, collaborate, learn from and inspire one another.

10. Mom Invented—The mission of Mom Invented is two-fold. First, it’s to foster knowledge through books, powerful mentoring programs and inspiring feature stories. Second, it is to celebrate the creativity of Moms by launching and marketing innovative Mom Invented® and branded products around the world.

Plus, don’t miss these three exciting and informative websites brought to you by three of the biggest names in publishing:

Women Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneur magazine

Entrepreneur Mom by Working Mother magazine

MomVentures.com (a global network of moms in business with a local connection) by Forbes magazine

For information on business opportunities, franchises and small work-at-home or other business models that might be of particular interest to women entrepreneurs, click on BusinessOpportunity.com's Women's Category now!

Related Blog Posts

Happy 2018! With each new year comes a chance to set and achieve new goals. Don’t let another year go by and not accomplish your goals! Business Opportunity Best New Year’s Resolutions will help you stay on track to make 2018 your best year yet!

The best way to make sure 2018 is going to be...

Stay ahead of the curve and prepare your business with these Top 4 Small Business Trends of 2018!

With the end of 2017 in sight, everyone is getting ready for the new year. It’s an exciting time of year. People are wrapping up the old, and prepping for the new. Part of the fun of the new year...

With your friends and family in for the holidays, how will you get work done as a home-based business owner? Make the most of your work day and vacation time with these 7 Tips for Home-Based Success During the Holidays!

They say home is where the heart is. Nothing could be truer during the...

Have you always wondered about running a home-based business? Are you looking for tips to make your home-based business a success? Look no further! Check out these tips and business opportunities!

Running a home-based business may seem like it’s all fun and games, but it can be tough. People...

These four top companies are giving back this holiday season to help women in need and foster entrepreneurship among women. Check out these companies donating to empower women and how your company can do the same!

The end of the year is approaching and companies are looking to donate to the...
 
   
Entrepreneur's Source for Everything Business Opportunity and Franchise Related

I had the pleasure of chatting with Shawn Pigg, CEO of Hotels Etc. for BusinessOpportunity.com's Podcast series that will be released very soon on our new Digital Platform.  Here is the transcript from that call for our regular RSS feed subscribers who get all of our posts first.

If you would...
Read More


Premium Sponsor