Women form a huge part of small business sector of today. There has been a tremendous increase in the number of women enrolling in business and finance related programs in the universities around the world. Therefore, it is not a surprise that 28% of all the small businesses have been owned by women and 55% of all the new startup businesses are also owned by women.
Just like any other kind of business, a women-owned business also needs to be properly capitalized. There are several programs run by the government that provide loans to women business owners, that a comparable men-owned business would not have even qualified to apply. As a result, the number of women-owned businesses increased by 19.8% from 1997 to 2002. At the same time, the employment opportunities created by women-owned businesses also grew by 150%. Continue reading “Get Business Funds For SME And Female Entreprenuers”