Dear Members, Happy New Year! I hope this finds each of you reflecting on your successes of the year just passed and planning for the prosperity ahead in 2016. Yes, of course, the PLAN! As unique, independent and creative business owners, we all have our own ways to do that. We’ve been coached that the plan must be in writing, be manageable, include our vision, etc. And in the end, [...]
The second annual Mentoring Monday was held on March 30, 2015 all over the country. The Silicon Valley event was held at Villa Ragusa in Campbell. Maxine Goulding, Monika Miles and Jennifer Dizon enjoy the event. Attendees learn about the National Association of Women Business Owners. (photo courtesy of SJ Business Journal) Check out more photos from the Silicon Valley Business Journal who sponsored the event.
Submitted by Steller Solutions As one of the most innovative business hubs in the U.S., the Bay Area provides an oasis to startups as well as Fortune 500 companies. Encompassed by San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose, the Bay Area is home to a diverse workforce with dedicated, engaged employees. From unique employee appreciation to giving back to communities, businesses in the Bay Area know that happy employees create cultures [...]
Submitted by Cecilia McCloy, Integrated Science Solutions, Inc. The Silicon Valley area is home to some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. But can small business employers who don’t offer free lunch, concierge service, or allow pets to come to work compete with those that do? You bet! Jerry McGuire aside, for most new graduates it isn’t all about the money. Millennials are looking for more. Of course [...]