Archive for the ‘Small Business’ Category

Third Annual Business Law Conference at Howard University School of Law

In Banking & Finance, Entrepreneurs, Events of Interest (DC), H.U. Business Law Society, Power Moves, Small Business on March 31, 2011 at 1:34 pm

The time is here. We bring you events from all over the Washington, DC area and today we’re bringing you OUR EVENT. We have an amazing line up of entrepreneurs, firm owners, and financial experts descending upon Howard University’s campus Friday, April 1 to share with you their knowledge and experience. This is a stellar event that you do not want to miss! Click this entry for details on panel times and speakers. Read the rest of this entry »


DC Entrepreneur Week!

In Entrepreneurs, Events of Interest (DC), Small Business on November 10, 2010 at 10:20 pm

Christmas is coming early for entrepreneurs in DC. November 15 – 19th is DC Entrepreneur Week – “Desgined for entrepreneurs BY entrepreneurs.”  The week is going to be filled with roundtables, panels and networking sessions covering topics from Venture Capital, Digital Start Ups, Mobile Media, Real Estate, Green Technology, Finance, E-Commerce and much more. This week is sponsored by a host of companies and featuring a host of Founders, CEOs and Investors. Be sure to stop by at least one or two events, gather valuable information, and begin to build your brand! If you already have started building your brand…use this week as an opportunity to expand it!  Click Here to reigster for an all access pass for the week or to register individually for those events that interest you.

Interested in Being Your Own Boss?

In Entrepreneurs, Events of Interest (DC), H.U. Business Law Society, Small Business on November 8, 2010 at 7:52 pm


Women Law Student Association and Business Law Society


Legal Entrepreneurs: Developing a Business and Brand



Tuesday, November 9, 2010


Classroom 4

Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit? Do you aspire to be your own boss? Do you want to apply your law degree in a unique and creative way? Join the discussion to learn what it takes to develop your own business and brand. All Faculty, Staff, and Students are Welcome to attend.

Click the link to read about our featured speakers!

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While the Economy Struggles, Profits Can Be Made

In Small Business on September 16, 2010 at 6:07 pm

WHILE the slow economy has left many small businesses scraping to get by, some enterprises are finding opportunity in the carnage. They include an entire industry devoted to distressed companies. When things are booming, this sector is like the lonely Maytag repairman, who doesn’t have much work to do.

Other businesses are not as clearly countercyclical, but they offer products or services that are increasingly in demand. And those that are really nimble can capitalize on the sudden needs of consumers or fellow businesses.

Head to to read stories of five small businesses that are thriving in hard times:

The Importance of Intellectual Property

In Small Business on September 16, 2010 at 6:06 pm

The two most precious resources for any small-business owner are time and money. That’s why when the subject of intellectual property comes up, many owners run in the other direction. They see images of expensive lawyers and use that as an excuse to ignore the topic, reasoning that it is a problem for big companies to worry about. Read the rest of this entry »