Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

Enterprising Women – June 2018

A Note from Ellen Sullivan

Mahatma Gandhi is well known for this powerful quote, “Your beliefs become your thoughts, your thoughts become your words, your words become your actions, your actions become your habits, your habits become your values, your values become your destiny.”

A significant percentage of the decisions we make every day are affected by habits. Habits drive results which can affect the bottom line of your business and the quality of your life. Processes and systems in business result in quality and efficiency. Do you follow the same approach for your own health? Repeatable processes in business and in personal health can improve performance in both realms.

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Enterprising Women – May 2018

A Note from Thaddeus Hammond, SBA We are thrilled to feature Thaddeus Hammond, our District Office Technical Representative from the U.S. SBA North Florida District office. The SBA’s office of Women’s Business Ownership oversees the WBC (Women’s Business Center) network across the country. Here, Thaddeus talks about the collaboration between JWBC and the SBA: The… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women, March 2018

International Women’s Day  March is an important month for all women. Women’s History month was created by Congress in 1987. International Women’s Day, however has been celebrated on March 8 since the early 1900s. In 1975, The United Nations adopted the date as International Women’s Day. It is a global day celebrating the social, economic,… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – January, 2018

Dear JWBC Community, As the Advisory Chair of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center, I am continually inspired by the vision, dedication and authenticity of the entrepreneurs in our community. The challenges they face each day and the dedication they show to continue to move forward is an example of true courage. As a business owner and leader… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – December, 2017

Dear JWBC Community, Every day I am fortunate to hear stories of inspiration that come from the entrepreneurs, sponsors, mentors and friends of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center community. These stories of successes, challenges, ideas and outcomes are true to the lives of entrepreneurs and those that support them. Reflecting on these stories and a… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – October, 2017

October is National Women’s Small Business Month, a perfect time to launch “Enterprising Women”, a newly developed newsletter of the JWBC designed to tell the stories of entrepreneurial leadership in Northeast Florida. As the new Director, I am thrilled at the opportunity to lead the JWBC into a new era of expansion to become a… Continue Reading



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