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JENNIE WONG

Jennie Wong, Ph.D., is a nationally syndicated columnist and the creator of the product quiz website www.ABorC.com.
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  • Advice on the Affordable Care Act for small business and the self-employed

    This week’s “Ask the Mompreneur” features an interview with Kent Kingsley, an independent health insurance broker located in Charlotte.  To learn more about the new North Carolina health insurance exchange, visit his website www.obamacarefornc.com .   Ask the Mompreneur   As a small business owner, how does the Affordable Care Act affect me?   Kent Kingsley   The Patient Protection and Affordab...

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  • Call for mompreneur guest bloggers

    Are you a business owner with experience to share?  Or maybe an expert consultant-type with advice to give?  "Ask the Mompreneur" is looking for guest bloggers with practical tips on entrepreneurship, including all phases and aspects of starting and growing your company.   Previous topics covered include:   - Advice on making the most of business directories from the creator of Vend Raleigh   - Mompreneur trends from the perspective of the ...

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  • 3 steps from entrepreneur to angel investor

    This week’s “Ask the Mompreneur” features an interview with Elizabeth Crowell, owner of the Sterling Place chain of retail stores and ecommerce website.   After several profitable years in business, Crowell decided to invest in other woman-led companies and is a graduate of the Pipeline Fellowship angel investing bootcamp for women.   Ask the Mompreneur:   After building and running a successful business for the last decade, y...

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  • Making the most of business directories

    This week’s “Ask the Mompreneur” features an interview with Cary Heise, creator of the Stay at Home Rock Star line of apparel and products and the founder of Vend Raleigh , a 1,000 member strong directory of local, woman-owned businesses in North Carolina .   Ask the Mompreneur   Directories are an under-utilized and somewhat confusing tool for marketing a small business.  What advice do you have for entrepreneurs who are consi...

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  • Advice for and about millennials and Generation Y

    This week’s “Ask the Mompreneur” features an interview with the founder and CEO of YoPro Global , a worldwide network for young professionals .  Ty Richardson, Ph.D. began his career as an expert on millennials and Gen Y when he wrote his dissertation on the differences between Generation X and Generation Y’s perception of the customer service experience.   Ask the Mompreneur:   How do you define Gen Y or millennials? Do yo...

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  • Dinner innovations

    No matter what your occupation, we all gotta eat.  And sometimes the task of getting dinner on the table every night feels like a never-ending challenge.  Luckily, there’s a wave of innovative new businesses in the “food tech” space that represent the cutting edge of getting fed.   For the kitchen newbie   If you use your pantry to store tax receipts and have nothing in your freezer besides vodka, check out www.LetsFeast.com ...

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