The marketplace is currently seeing an all-time high of women-led businesses. Among these, a staggering 99.9% are classified as small business ventures, meaning they employ 500 people or less.
Small business have long been proven to be economically beneficial to communities. About 63% of new jobs created from 1993-2013 were in the small business sector, which makes up nearly three-quarters of all U.S. businesses! And we’ve seen how a little encouragement can go a long way with emerging women’s organizations.