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Values-Conscious Business

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Managing a values-conscious service business

Issues for women business owners

Below are resources specific to women business owners that help with financing and exporting services.

Export challenges  top^

Helping Women Export Services

A summary of the six challenges facing women business owners when exporting their services, plus suggestions for how to address the challenges.
Dorothy Riddle, Service-Growth Consultants Inc., Copyright 2008, linked 08/16
http://servicegrowth.org/documents/Helping Women Export Services.org.pdf

Services to Global Markets: A Profile of Canadian Women who Export Services

A summary of the research findings on women's services export activities plus the challenges they face.
Dorothy Riddle, Foundation of Canadian Women Entrepreneurs (April 2000), linked 08/16
http://servicegrowth.org/documents/Services to Global Markets.org.pdf

Obtaining financing  top^

Global Banking Alliance for Women

A consortium of financial institutions that have successfully leveraged the women's market for profit. GBA members collaborate on identifying and sharing global best practices in the delivery of financial services to women.
Website, linked 08/16
http://www.gbaforwomen.org/

Women's World Banking

Established to expand the economic assets, participation and power of low-income women entrepreneurs by helping them access financial services and information.
Website, linked 08/16
http://www.swwb.org/

More information can be found at Service Growth - http://servicegrowth.org/
Saturday, November 18, 2017