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President’s Message | October 2022

Dear NAWBO Silicon Valley Members & Friends, Fall is in the air, my most favorite season in the year. Thank you to our sponsors and all who attended our Crystal Chair Awards Gala. It was [...]

Nov 29, 2022|

President’s Message | August 2022

Dear NAWBO Silicon Valley Members & Friends, Schools are back in session and our support of the Next Generation continues to expand with members and corporate partners embracing the opportunity to participate and cooperate with [...]

Aug 24, 2022|

President’s Message | June 2022

Dear NAWBO Silicon Valley Members & Friends, NAWBO Silicon Valley is nearing the end of the 2021-2022 fiscal year this month and we are thrilled to report on our accomplishments. As a result of our [...]

Jun 10, 2022|

President’s Message | May 2022

Dear NAWBO Silicon Valley Members & Friends, “Women seeking to start their own businesses still struggle to access the capital they need. Not only do many entrepreneurs lack access to networks of equity investors and [...]

May 20, 2022|

President’s Message | April 2022

Dear NAWBO Silicon Valley Members & Friends, Spring has arrived and we are delighted to resume our in-person events. Our Membership Drive Mixer last month was buzzing, and we welcomed 5new members. I am a [...]

Apr 14, 2022|

ALOM Named to 2021 Top Workplaces for 8th Year by Bay Area News Group

Global supply chain leader recognized for commitment to corporate social responsibility ALOM, a global leader in supply chain management, has been selected for the eighth consecutive year as one of The Bay Area News Group’s [...]

Sep 2, 2021|

Business Sale Blunders

Submitted by Wendy Roberts, CFO & CVO NorthStar Strategic Partners, Inc. Have you ever gone through the process of selling your own car? If you have, then you know you must get your ducks in a row before [...]

Sep 2, 2021|

Fraught with Fraud

Submitted by Wendy Roberts, NorthStar Strategic Partners, Inc. Suspicious of an email you received asking for private business information? Alarmed when someone calls you claiming to be your local bank, but you are unsure? [...]

Jun 17, 2021|

Let Go So Your Company Can Grow

Submitted by Anne Marie McGraw An excerpt from Women in Business: Breaking Through Anne Marie McGraw, President of Insignia Environmental, was recently published in Women in Business: Breaking Through, a collection from 13 women [...]

Mar 4, 2021|

Management Tips & Tricks: Client Expectations

Submitted by Kathryn Fortin, MCCT President & Founder, Lead Solutions Architect, EdTech and technology project management are similar. Sometimes the biggest issues are reigning in the client and keeping them educated about the process. [...]

Mar 4, 2021|

Once You Retire, Will You No Longer Be a “Professional Woman?”

Submitted by Sara B. Hart, PhD President, Hartcom The moment when you are no longer considered a “professional woman” can be a troubling change in your life. What does this even mean? It is a designation [...]

Feb 4, 2021|

Google’s Mobile-First Indexing – Coming March 2021

Submitted by Roberta Kiphuth, President Detati Digital Marketing Google announced in 2016 that they were changing the index algorithm to be more focused on mobile users. Well, the shift is officially happening in March 2021. [...]

Jan 7, 2021|

Virtual Holiday Celebrations

Submitted by Kathryn Fortin, Fortech We’re all more dependent on virtual video communication these days with the pandemic. Not only for business, but to connect with friends and family too. At Fortech, we have been hosting [...]

Dec 11, 2020|

Buon Natale—Italian Arts for Future Generations

Submitted by Kathy Winkelman of Gioia Company Since the mid 1400’s pottery has been made in Deruta and throughout Italy where the art has flourished, painted by hand using patterns that have been designed by [...]

Dec 11, 2020|

Sales Tax and Online Sales During The Pandemic

Submitted by Monika Miles of Miles Consulting Group In the last 10 months, daily life has been turned upside down because of the pandemic. One of the many consequences of COVID-19 is less in-person shopping, [...]

Nov 5, 2020|

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