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Phoenix Modular Elevator Certified as a Woman Business Enterprise

January 13, 2016/Mount Vernon, IL – Phoenix Modular Elevator (PME) has now been certified as a business owned and operated by a woman by the National Women Business Owners Corporation. 210 more words

Building Elevators

Journey of a Candle Maker

Everyone has a story, this is ours.
For those of you who have not yet met me I’m Lois, one of the owners of Pouring Candles LLC and this is about our journey into the world of candle making, family business ownership and life. 748 more words


Black Wallstreet: Cocotique

I love trying new things. Whether it be food, books, or hobbies,  the new will always hold a certain appeal for me. I spend a fair amount of time trying new beauty products – partially in order to find my staple products, and partially just because playing with makeup is fun (sue me) . 818 more words


Northrup Grumman in new Mentor-Protege agreement

From Nasdaq Globenewswire – “Under the 36-month agreement, Northrop Grumman will assist QTEC, Inc., a small, woman-owned business located in Huntsville, to enhance QTEC’s engineering and technology capabilities, business infrastructure and business development. 23 more words


Pain and Rejection

Panic and Rejection

The new rejection letter- “Thank you for speaking with me to discuss your qualifications. At this time we have decided to pursue other candidates whose qualifications are more closely aligned with the position requirements and our current business needs.” Real translation, thanks for letting us waste your time and give you false hopes to increase your income by 49% and possibly pay off the expensive fancy degree.   319 more words


The Plan C Story

Sometimes in this life we just need more than one plan. Plan A was to be a “trophy” wife or to be rescued by someone who could afford to take care of me. 478 more words


Confessions of a Mompreneur

Let’s not kid ourselves here. There’s no such thing as an entrepreneur who does things the easy way. Why? Because we love a challenge, we love to learn and above all, we love to see how far we can push the envelope! 932 more words