Jessica Osborn says that her highly successful corporate career was stopped in its tracks not by a glass ceiling, but by the lesser-acknowledged ‘maternal wall’. Now, as a business and marketing coach, she’s supporting women to turn the corporate ‘shove’ into a small business leap. It’s taken me over two years to be comfortable talking… Read more »
Want to know the news affecting small business owners? Check out our daily news briefs. Here’s what you need to know on Thursday, August 22, 2019. A ruling by the Federal Court could have ramifications for the nation’s business owners, following a dispute between Cadbury and its factory workers. Two of the chocolate brand’s employees… Read more »
In the lead up to Mother’s Day, research by 99designs reveals female entrepreneurs face added challenges over their male counterparts when it comes to balancing the roles of parenthood and business owner.
This month Sydney and Melbourne will play host to the Women World Changers summit. The day-long event curated by Karen Beattie was motivated out of a desire to create a platform for honest, solution-oriented dialogue about the future of Australia’s economy, business and workforce. Beattie told Kochie’s Business Builders (KBB) the summit will provide today’s… Read more »
Construction services comprise 77 percent of these small businesses, and small construction firms employ more than 500,000 Australians.