Women entrepreneurs are starting more companies, but women lag significantly in acquiring existing businesses. Research indicates that only 7.5% of women are involved in acquisitions either on the buy or sell side and that just 3% of all buyers are women.
Running a small business can be tough, and entrepreneurs say attracting customers is one of their biggest concerns, according to an infographic from Constant Contact. Still, 84% of entrepreneurs say they would launch their businesses again if given the opportunity, the infographic says.
Every morning you should do something that energizes you, and every evening you should make a "night before list," according to this infographic. It's also a good idea to set out your clothes the night before and to have a daily routine.
It's important for entrepreneurs to understand their potential exit options, which are not limited to going public, being acquired by a larger company and generating significant returns, writes Dave Parker of UP Global. Less-desirable options include merging with a peer company and getting acquired for your team but not your customer value.
Holiday meals are delicious, but they may leave stains on your favorite outfit. This article includes an infographic that tells you how to handle stains caused by turkey fat, gravy and other foods. For example, salt can help you remove a stain caused by butter.