The way women approach networking and find success is different than their male counterparts. Women who have additional networks have been proven to be more successful than those that don’t. In order to find the best networking opportunities to grow your business, we have listed the top networking organizations and what they can offer your business:
The National Association of Women Business Owners
Founded in 1975, NAWBO is the unified voice of America’s more than 10 million women-owned businesses representing the fastest growing segment of the economy. NAWBO is the only dues-based organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. NAWBO develops programs that help navigate women entrepreneurs through the various stages of their business growth.
The US Small Business Administration is a federal agency fully dedicated to small business. They provide many resources to small businesses to launch, grow or recover.
The American Business Women’s Association (ABWA)
The ABWA was founded in 1949 and their mission is to bring together a diverse group of women to provide opportunities for them to grow personally and professionally.
The National Women’s Business Council
The NWBC is a non-partisan federal advisory committee established to serve as an independent source of advice and policy recommendations to the Administrator of the SBA, Congress, and the President. Their focus is to advise on economic issues of importance to women business owners.
They provide resources, business networking, marketing, promotion, coaching, events, podcasts, speaking, scholarships, grants, video production and more to businesswomen.
BOSS stands for Bringing Out Successful Sisters and focuses on promoting and encouraging the small business spirit and professional development of multicultural women. This organization provides growth through professional development, resources, marketing and promotional opportunities to its members.
Women Construction Owners and Executives USA
Women Construction Owners & Executives USA is committed to making a positive difference for women in the construction industry so there will come a time when gender will cease to be a business issue.
Women in Technology International
A global organization empowering woman in business and technology to achieve unimagined possibilities.
Veteran Women’s Enterprise Center
Their mission is to: help veteran women business owners scale for success, we establish strategic alliances, leverage public/private-sector opportunities, advocate for relevant research, services and funding, while simultaneously providing on-site the personal and professional resources they need to succeed.
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