Maryland Women’s Business Center to Host Free Intro to Advanced Technology Series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                            CONTACT: Jacqueline Lara    March 9, 2017                                                                                                     240.305.2133, Jacqueline@marylandwbc.org **MEDIA ADVISORY** Maryland Women’s Business Center to Host Free Intro to Advanced Technology Series Experts will Share How Entrepreneurs Can Succeed in Maryland’s Competitive, Hi-Tech Industry Rockville, MD, March, 9, 2017— On Thursday, March 23, 2017 the Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) will host an Introduction to Advanced Technology Series with experts to highlight how start-up companies in the Life Sciences, Biotech, Alternative Energy…

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Why Your Workshop Doesn’t Convert Audience into Clients

Five Mistakes Coaches, Consultants and Entrepreneurs Make Guest post by Leslie Zucker  Below, are the Top 5 Mistakes Zucker Helps Coaches, Consultants & Entrepreneurs Overcome: #1: You don’t specifically describe what problem you solve. Have you ever said, “I adapt my services to what my clients need” or “I offer something different for every client”?  You may be trying to convey that you are an accommodating person, hoping it will catch those potential buyers who may be skeptical that you are the right fit for them. If this describes you, you may be sabotaging the success of your workshop or presentation meant to bring in clients.  Instead of giving a first impression that you’re accommodating, you likely seem vague and possibly inexperienced at what you do. Your ideal clients have specific problems and struggles, things that keep them up at night, pains and embarrassments that haunt them over and over. I’m…

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Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    MEDIA CONTACT October 6, 2016                          Jacqueline L., 240-305-2133, jacqueline@marylandwbc.org           Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community Miko Branch of Miss Jessie’s Delivered Keynote; Awards Recipients Announced Rockville, MD, October 6, 2016 – Today, the Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) held their inaugural Awards Luncheon and Silent Auction at Lakewood Country Club to culminate their fifth anniversary of helping nearly 5,000 women entrepreneurs start, sustain, and grow women-owned enterprises. Event and table sponsors included WSSC, EagleBank, Shulman Rogers, Westat, Maryland Department of Commerce, Woodard & Associates, FEDMINE.US, Miss Jessie’s, Women’s Business Report, mater mea, and Women Empowerment Project, Inc. This year’s Women Entrepreneur of the Year was awarded to Kimberlee Driggs, President of D2, LLC. The runner-up was Susan Mondi Bowen, Founder of Thrive Yoga. Minority Woman Business of the Year was awarded to Houri Tamizifar, Founder of Cynuria…

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