Closing Out the Year, Celebrate Your Gains
BrainTrust Director of Business Development, Morgan Lee Stanley, recently led our team through our annual planning day, starting with a SWOT analysis. We reviewed the data from our last planning meeting, going over the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats as we’d identified them last go-round. This exercise
Where are the Blindspots in Your Business?
Remember when you were first learning to drive a car and the instructor taught you to be aware of blindspots? The thing about blindspots is that they’re so subtle and SO CLOSE to you that your reaction time is limited - leaving you exposed to real danger.
You Can’t Be What You Can’t See: Leading the Way for Women Business Owners
"You Can’t Be What You Can’t See." - Marian Wright Edelman A powerful quote from the Sundance Documentary “Miss Representation” that exposes how our culture contributes to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America. As a peer-to-peer membership for women business owners, BrainTrust is
Getting Venture Capital Still a Man’s World? Not for long!
As a woman business owner, on a regular basis, you’re likely to see or feel the reality that, in most of the world, entrepreneurship is set up for men. The ecosystem was set up by men … for men, which has created many barriers for women. Women in