Working in the financial niche, Mayumi has formed four mission-driven, tech-based service companies in the past 14 years, starting with her work designing custom financial literacy curriculum for kids in schools
You know the moment… when you realize you are great at what you do but miserable doing it. You realize that if you stay you may never get out. You ask yourself “What will I have to sacrifice to stay?” vs. “What will I gain if I take the chance to go out on my own?” The number of $10-million-plus women-owned firms increased by 57% in 2013.
One topic that we hear about over and over again is the importance of work-life balance. A 2012 study from the Society for Human Resources Management concluded the importance of work-life balance for overall job satisfaction of employees is steadily increasing by approximately 46%.