Kitchen Table Entrepreneurs : How Eleven Women Escaped Poverty And Became Their Own Bosses
By: Shirk, Martha.
Contributor(s): Wadia, Anna S.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2009Description: 1 online resource (369 p.).ISBN: 9780786749126.Subject(s): Businesswomen - United States | Businesswomen -- United States -- Biography | Entrepreneurship - United States | Entrepreneurship -- United States -- Case studies | Self-employed women - United States | Self-employed women -- United States -- Biography | Women-owned business enterprises - United States | Women-owned business enterprises -- United States -- Case studiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Kitchen Table Entrepreneurs : How Eleven Women Escaped Poverty And Became Their Own BossesDDC classification: 338.6420820973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Photos; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Moving Up, One Hot Dog at a Time ; 2. An Artist with a Pastry Knife; 3. "God Gave Me Knowledge" ; 4. "I''m Lucky to Be Alive" ; 5. Chasing the American Dream ; 6. "Making the Planet a Better Place" ; 7. Lighting the World ; 8. God, Family, and an Electric Knitting Machine ; 9. "Life Happens" ; Conclusion: Building Businesses, Changing Lives; Epilogue; Appendix A: What the Research Tells Us ; Appendix B: Microenterprise Resources; References; Index; About the Authors
Inspirational stories of eleven low-income women who are moving their families out of poverty by starting their own businesses
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