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Betting on Vets: A unique public-private program is training ex-military women to start businesses that restart their lives

Recorded on July 4, 2014

Launched in 2011 with funding from the Small Business Administration, the V-WISE program offers national support for women vet owners, with Army vet and V-WISE graduate Noelle Cherubim, who founded Les Artistes De Cherubim, which uses art to improve cross-cultural communications, and Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling, who directs all conferences and special events for IVMF and V-WISE

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Launch Labs: New biz boot camps are accelerating opportunities for women-led companies

Recorded on June 27, 2014

Female-friendly biz labs support next-gen role models, P2P collaboration, access to funders, digital tools and strategic blueprints for women’s innovation, with Susan G. Duffy, director of Babson College’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership, and Brittany Lo, a recent Babson accelerator grad and founder of Beautini, a NYC makeup bar.

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Just say OWM: Older Women Markets are underserved, overlooked and brimming with opportunity for entrepreneurs

Recorded on May 30, 2014

The Olsen Twins, who know a thing or two about marketing and money, just launched a fashion line for older women. Take the hint: Four out of 10 of the nation’s top 3 million wealth holders are now women, says the IRS. More than a third (35%) of those women are age 50 to 65. With State Certified Business Advisor Freda L. Thomas and celebrity stylist Nancy Beltrandi.

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