In 2009, when the U.S. economy had taken a down-turn, Sherry and Mike O’Connor were looking for options. They decide to purchase a small machine shop, and moved with their four children from northern Michigan to Nashville, TN. Together they manufactured machines for the tire industry – until 2014 when their world was turned upside down. Continue reading Widowed Mother Of Four Begins New Chapter With No. 1 Home Inspection Company
It’s well known that nearly half of all marriages in the country end in divorce. The rate is even higher for subsequent marriages. Continue reading Co-Parenting Tips Every Divorcing Couple Needs to Know
As part of its continuing efforts to create an inclusive business environment and growth opportunities for women, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced the launch of the Women Exporters Program workshops for U.S. businesses. Continue reading UPS Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Women Exporters Program Workshops In The U.S.
Whether you’re dreaming of a higher salary, greater professional challenges, or both, the following tips will help you get the promotion you deserve. Continue reading Want That Promotion? 6 Tips to Get You There
After Rodney and Sharron McDuffie retired from long and successful careers that included both the U.S. Armed Forces and the U.S. Government, the Raymore couple was looking for an attractive business opportunity to bolster their pension income. Continue reading After Careers With U.S. Armed Forces And Fema This Couple Opens Their Own Business
Once an independent print shop, Minuteman Press in Leesburg is now a full-service Minuteman Press design, marketing, and printing franchise. Continue reading Susan Olsen Shares Insights on Owning a Minuteman Press Printing Franchise in Leesburg, Florida
The Congresswoman-Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (pictured bottom left)
Until about a year ago, Puerto Rican Bronx native Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was a bartender at a Flats Fix taco and tequila bar in New York City’s Union Square. Continue reading Latinas on the Rise
By Arturo Conde
Tessa Thompson considers herself Afro-Latina, a black woman, a person of color, and Latinx. But when fans go to see the sci-fi action blockbuster “Men in Black: International” this weekend, she hopes that they will only see her character, Agent M, on the silver screen. Continue reading Afro-Latina actress Tessa Thompson saves the world in ‘Men in Black: International”
Throughout Rhode Island, Minuteman Press franchisees are making a difference for their clients and their communities. Each of these Rhode Island-based franchises are independently owned and operated by strong women in business. They have unique insights to share about how they became entrepreneurs, why they chose Minuteman Press, and what it’s really like to own a business. Continue reading Minuteman Press Franchisees in Rhode Island Lead the Way for Women in Business
By Gretchen Callejas
Frank Lloyd Wright. I.M. Pei. Those are the familiar names of two of America’s best-known architects.
Wright’s distinct prairie-style homes dot the American landscape while Pei’s large but elegantly designed urban buildings and complexes are among the world’s most famous architectural works. Pei’s projects, among others, include the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and the controversial glass pyramid in Paris’ Louvre Museum courtyard.
But have you heard of Julia Morgan, who designed California’s famous Hearst Castle? Continue reading What it Takes to be a Successful Woman in the Field of Architecture