Growing businesses for women entrepreneurs

Oct 04, 2007

Today's New York Times has a fascinating article about women starting their own businesses. It highlights an organization, Make Mine a Million, that's dedicated to helping women entrepreneurs reach a million dollars in revenue. M3, as it's known, awards money in a nontraditional way: they do it American Idol-style.  At their competitions, the entrepreneurs give short pitches and an audience of small business owners picks who gets investment money.