From Mom to Mompreneur
201802.25

From Mom to Mompreneur

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Being a mom is probably one of the most challenging jobs on the planet. Well add running a business to that and life probably becomes doubly overwhelming. So how are moms taking care of the kids and building businesses at the same time? MET Community was fortunate to be able to get some time from…

Growing Through Mentorship
201801.17

Growing Through Mentorship

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There is an old proverb that states, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” MET Community is passionate about helping and seeing women entrepreneurs go far. Therefore, we offer a mentorship program to assist women entrepreneurs in their business endeavors. We were able to catch up…

Getting Your Pitch on Point with Danielle Tate, the Elegant Entrepreneur
201712.05

Getting Your Pitch on Point with Danielle Tate, the Elegant Entrepreneur

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MET Community hosted ForoMET DC on Monday, November 13th, in honor of International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day. The event consisted of fireside panel discussions and a business pitch competition amongst our mentees. We were fortunate enough to catch up with one of the fireside chat panelists for an interview, Danielle Tate, founder of MissnowMrs.com and Author…

201710.11

Addressing Urban Development Challenges in India and Globally

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With International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day just a month away, guest blogger Alveena Bakhshi shares several start ups being led by women entrepreneurs that are addressing urban development challenges in India and beyond. Guest Blogger – Alveena Bakhshi Institutions like Columbia University have been directing significant impact investments towards India through carefully crafted programs. The Dean’s…

MET Community US Announces New Fall Schedule
201709.01

MET Community US Announces New Fall Schedule

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With fall just weeks away and school back in session, MET Community US is excited to announce its fall schedule, featuring networking events, trainings and more! Below is a schedule of some our upcoming events: Thursday, September 27th: Hosted by Pivotal Labs in downtown DC, attendees will have enjoy coconut-infused cocktails provided by ZICO coconut…

201704.21

MET Community Presents “The Inspirations Behind Mompreneurs” on May 11

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What inspires women entrepreneurs to launch their businesses? What drives them? And what’s their secret to managing successful businesses while balancing family life? According to a report released by American Express OPEN and Womenable, a for profit social enterprise enabling women’s entrepreneurship worldwide, there are more than 11 million women owned businesses in the United…

201704.10

Why You Need to Apply for an LLC

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With: Mariana Minaya, Associate attorney, McMillan Metro, P.C So you’ve made the decision to launch your business – congratulations! Starting a business can be exciting and scary at the same time as there are many things to consider.  One of the first things that you want to do is apply for an LLC (A Limited…

201702.24

Empowering Ordinary Women to be Change Makers

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Partner Feature – Vincente Foundation USA When you hear the word “empowerment,” what does it mean to you? Many of us associate empowerment with independence, strength and unity. Yet, many of us take empowerment for granted everyday. How? Our daily lives enable us to enjoy independent lives by: Receiving an education Choosing our career paths…