BOSS Blog

Check out the latest updates for the BOSS Brunch, as well as helpful articles and information for Women Business Owners.

Three Things to Consider Before You Brand

Your business’s brand is important — it sets you apart from competitors, promotes recognition and represents what you commit to deliver. Ultimately, your brand is how customers perceive you, which can make or break your business. A good brand doesn’t just fall out of the sky; it’s the result of strategic thinking and a well-designed […]

5 Tips for Raising the First Round of Capital for Your Startup

Black and Latino entrepreneurs are struggling for capital access. Companies with all-white founders receive a higher median investment from venture capitalists, according to  research from CB Insights. In Silicon Valley, 83% of teams getting seed and Series A money are all white. CB Insights found that a mere 1% of seed and Series-A funding nationally […]

7 Ways to Convert Social Mentions Into Sales

Part of a great SEO strategy is acting on every opportunity to build your online reputation. When someone mentions your company in an online post, does it make a difference? The short answer is “yes,” definitely. The long answer is, without some tender loving care and attention it may get lost in a sea of information […]

3 Ways to Tell You’re NOT Ready to Be Your Own BOSS

There are so many glorified stories of entrepreneurship that many people have a misinterpretation of the real and respected life of an entrepreneur. Millions of people are making their decision to step out on faith to start their business and become their own BOSS, and many will succeed! Will it be you? Well, here are […]

Starting Your Own Business While Working Full-Time

Bootstrapping with a paycheck is a mode of entrepreneurship that has become a major trend. Entrepreneurs are starting companies in droves while still holding onto their full-time jobs. Two interviewers, Amina Elahi from the Chicago Tribune and Katherine Harvey from Union Tribune San Diego, recently asked Sramana Mitra the same question: If you are bootstrapping a startup with a paycheck, […]

RECAP: The #WomensWealth B.O.S.S. Brunch Tour TAKES OVER The Nations Capitol

by KMW Exclusive “Success will NEVER be on the sales rack, you will always have to pay FULL PRICE.” -CherylWood (B.O.S.S. Brunch DC 2016) On Saturday, January 16, 2016, B.O.S.S. Facilitator Tarra Jackson brought the #WomensWealth B.O.S.S. Brunch Tour To Washington, DC, and it was phenomenal to say the least! Ms. Jackson is the founder of “Women’s […]