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InnovateHER biz competition for women business owners

Providence, RI. LGCD/LeveragedSolutions has been chosen to be the Rhode Island host of the SBA National InnovateHER business competition. It is a national prize competition sponsored by the SBA and the Office of Women’s Business Ownership aimed at unearthing products and … Continue reading

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CWE Women-Owned Business Challenge 2015

Business women from New England should check this out. Deadline is August 14th. There are two (2) Tracks in the Challenge: “START” Track: open to any existing early-stage, for-profit women-owned business generating gross revenues from $0-$50,000. “GROW” Track: open to … Continue reading

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Why Women are Ditching Engineering Jobs

This is not good news….Jill Krasny of Inc.com writes: “Even if more girls embrace engineering with encouragement from parents and schools, what awaits them isn’t exactly encouraging.”   40% drop out of the engineering field?  They should be encouraged to … Continue reading

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