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The National Women’s Business Council Uncovers the Reasons That Drive Women to Become Necessity Entrepreneurs


November 17, 2017

The National Women’s Business Council Uncovers the Reasons That Drive Women to Become Necessity Entrepreneurs

On Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, and every day, NWBC is dedicated to understanding what drives women entrepreneurs and to helping them succeed

The National Women’s Business Council Celebrates 29 Years of Helping Women Business Owners Succeed


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 25, 2017

The National Women’s Business Council Celebrates 29 Years of Helping Women Business Owners Succeed

The Council released a record 10 research papers and a toolkit in fiscal year 2017, and launched the NWBC Solutions Labs Series to identify policy solutions to the barriers faced by women business owners and entrepreneurs

Realizing the Full Economic Potential of Women Entrepreneurs


Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Dear Champion of Women Business Owners,

National Women’s Business Council Report Finds Hispanic Women Entrepreneurs Are Untapped Engine of Economic Growth


September 21, 2017

Hispanic women entrepreneurs generate $97 billion in revenue, but have the potential to grow significantly with access to more resources

New Report Highlights Challenges Faced by Black Women Entrepreneurs; Offers Roadmap for Solving Toughest Issues


National Women’s Business Council report documents the experience of black women business owners and the significant barriers that may stem from their historical experience in the U.S.

National Women’s Business Council Announces New Online Resource Platform for Growth- Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs


New Platform Will Improve Access to Resources Required for High-Growth Women-Owned Businesses

National Women’s Business Council Report Shows Women-Owned Businesses Thriving, Growing


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March 7, 2016                                                                                   

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National Women’s Business Council Report Shows Women-Owned Businesses Thriving, Growing
Women are starting more than 1,140 businesses per day, employ 8 million people, and bring in annual revenues of $1.4 trillion
 

The Council Honors Women Veteran Business Owners for National Veteran's Small Business Week


National Veteran's Small Business Week, celebrated the first week of November, honors veteran entrepreneurs who continue to serve our country by creating jobs and fueling economic growth. As part of the celebration, the National Women's Business Council will recognize veteran women business owners, highlighting their great economic impact and community contributions.

Press Conference: New Data Released on Women-owned Businesses


The National Women's Business Council (NWBC) will host a press conference via telephone on August 19th, at 11am ET with Presidentially-appointed Council Chair Carla Harris, Assistant to the President Tina Tchen and senior staff from the United States Census to discuss preliminary data from the 2012 Survey of Business Owners (SBO). The data is expected to show growth in numbers of women-owned companies, especially for women of color, across the country. The preliminary data is slated to be officially released by the United States Census Bureau on August 18th, 2015.

Comment from the Executive Director on the Annual Survey of Business Owners


This comment was submitted to The Department of Commerce by NWBC Executive Director Amanda Brown on the Annual Survey of Business Owners in an effort to obtain additional crucial data on the state of women-owned businesses to help us further refine our policy recommendations:

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