Every year, millions of Americans take the chance of a lifetime by
starting their own businesses. Unfortunately, every year, many of them
fail because building a business that will last through economic
downturns and unexpected surprises is tough. Find out how to make yours last.
If there is one person in Boston who knows the ins and outs of the
city’s fashion world—especially men’s fashion--it’s Jeff Lahens, who
bills himself as a Men's Style Curator. Through his marketing firm, he hopes to put Boston on the "global fashion map."
According to the most recent stats, women make up the fastest-growing segment of small business owners. In fact, the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) says there are 7.8 million women-owned businesses in the United States. And many of these women are mothers. Here, entrepreneur Karen Taylor Bass shares her secrets of having it all.