American Express OPEN Forum: How 3 Mother-Daughter Businesses Are Making A Difference

By Julie Bawden Davis 

As America gears up to celebrate Women's Equality Day, we take a look at mother-daughter businesses that are taking full advantage of today's entrepreneurial environment.

Women's Equality Day is on August 26. In 1973, Congress designated the day to commemorate the August 1920 ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote. Today, it's a symbol of the long way women have come, and... the following inspiring mother-daughter businesses are making a difference together.

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CEOBlogNation.com: Two Founders Dedicated to Helping Busy Adults in All Aspects of Their Career and Personal Life

The landscape of women entrepreneurs is significantly changing with more entrepreneurs coming up. Dr. Williams-McMillan is a published thought leader in the most traditional sense while Erika Danina Williams is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years experience in the creative and financial services industries for many Fortune 100 corporations. The two founders of Color Your World Personal Development & Coaching, LLC are dedicated to making a difference in how women do business and live their lives. 

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https://hear.ceoblognation.com/?p=21862

 

CEOBlogNation.com: Getting Unstuck; Bouncing Back Quickly During Difficult Times

Entrepreneurship was once considered a man's domain, but according to a 2017 national study on the state of women’s entrepreneurship, commissioned by American Express Open [i], the number of women-owned businesses has been on the rise in the United States for the last two decades. The study reports that the number of women-owned businesses has grown more than 2.5 times the national average between 1997 and 2017 – a whopping 114%, compared to a 44% increase among all businesses. It also estimated that 11.6 million women-owned businesses in the United States – a total of 39% of all U.S. private sector firms – employed 8% of the total workforce (nearly 9 million people) and generated more than $1.7 trillion in revenues.

However, according to most indicators, women lag behind our male counterparts in growing our businesses beyond $50,000 in annual gross revenue.  

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https://rescue.ceoblognation.com/?p=22869

 

 

HomeBusinessMag.com: Neglected Areas for Solopreneurs and Leaders of Home-Based Businesses

As we participate in the daily grind to create and promote our businesses, four of the most neglected areas for solopreneurs and leaders of home-based businesses tend to be: nurturing social/professional networks, striving for deeper levels of self-awareness, calling upon our creativity; and sustaining the acts of self-care. Tackling these areas can certainly help us work smarter.

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https://homebusinessmag.com/lifestyles/self-improvement/neglected-areas-solopreneurs-leaders-home-based-businesses/

 

ElevateBizMag.com: Empowering Women - How Two Women Joined Forces To Help Women Outshine Their Competition

By Melissa Swader

A sunny day in Phoenix, Arizona and I'm sitting in the lobby of the Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix to meet two incredible women. In walks two original Chicagoans who moved to San Diego to begin a new journey to help empower other women. Not only are they mentors, visionaries, and influential to other women, they also happen to be mother and daughter.

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https://issuu.com/elevate-magazine/docs/elevate_magazine_-_july-august_2018/22

 

DanaManciagli.com: 3 Things You Should Do Before You Apply For Your Dream Job

By Dana Manciagli

If you want to get that next big promotion or your dream job, Dr. Yvonne Williams-McMillan and Erika Williams of Color Your World Personal Development & Coaching, LLC., suggest three things you should do before you start filling out applications. Become exceedingly knowledgeable about who you are and what your priorities are; use a journal for self-reflection and insight; and establish habits of success.  

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https://www.danamanciagli.com/3-things-you-should-do-before-you-apply-for-your-dream-job/

 

Medium.com: “It Takes A Lot Of Time, Money, And Effort To Make Something Look Effortless”

Words of Wisdom with Dr. Yvonne Williams-McMillan and Erika Danina Williams

By Yitzi Weiner

I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Yvonne Williams-McMillan and Erika Danina Williams, a mother-daughter duo who are founders of Color Your World Personal Development & Coaching, LLC. —dedicated to helping busy, professional women sharpen their competitive edge in the global marketplace.

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https://medium.com/thrive-global/it-takes-a-lot-of-time-money-and-effort-to-make-something-look-effortless-1a42bde9988f

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