Small Business is our Business

The Kaufman Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to entrepreneurship and education, conducted a study of women entrepreneurs.  These women owned businesses number 8 million and account for 16% of all U.S. firms.  A  profile reveals—

*The average age is 44.8

*38% had previous start-up experience

*10% have a high school education or less

*41% have some college

*29% have a college degree

*19% have a postgraduate degree

*20% own a business with $100,000+ in revenue, three years after starting

*2% own a business with 1 million+ in revenue

 *The average start-up financing was $71,484 for the business
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