San Francisco, CA, February 22, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Work With Ease (http://www.workwithease.com), a global business consulting firm dedicated to building profitable, sustainable organizations, today announced that it will be running two free teleconferences and webinars for entrepreneurs in honor of EntrepreneurshipWeek USA (http://www.entrepreneurshipweekusa.com), February 24 – March 3, 2007. As a successful business owner committed to helping other entrepreneurs build innovative small businesses, Work With Ease’s president Athena Williams-Atwood will host both teleconferences.
“As a partner in the EntrepreneurshipWeek USA celebration, Work With Ease is honored to give back to the larger entrepreneurial community,” said Athena Williams-Atwood, president and founder of Work With Ease. “We know launching and building a small business can be challenging. We are committed to providing entrepreneurs with tools and information that can help them not simply prosper, but make a big difference in the world!”
“We are delighted with the leadership and expertise that these regional and local organizations bring to EntrepreneurshipWeek USA as program partners,” said Carl Schramm, president and CEO of the Kauffman Foundation, founder of EntrepreneurshipWeek USA. “Educating our young people about entrepreneurship and reinforcing the value that entrepreneurs and innovators bring to our economy is critical to America’s long-term prosperity—more so now than ever before.”
The first teleconference/webinar, to be held on Tuesday, February 27 (1:00-2:00 p.m. PST), is entitled “The Five Biggest Entrepreneurial Challenges No One Talks About…and How to Overcome Them and Create an Amazing Small Business.” Athena will share the lessons she’s learned as a successful entrepreneur and business owner for 16 years. She will also suggest new practices and approaches that can help entrepreneurs overcome their challenges and ensure their long-term success.
The second teleconference/webinar, taking place on Thursday, March 1 (1:00-2:00 p.m. PST), will be an open-ended “Ask the Expert” session. Athena will answer questions from entrepreneurs and offer her expert advice on launching and growing a small business. Having navigated the early challenges of being an entrepreneur, Athena has many insights on how others can avoid these challenges in their businesses.
“In this fast-paced ever-changing global work world, it’s vital that entrepreneurs have the resources and know-how to survive their early months of owning a business,” added Williams-Atwood. “We understand the link between managing stress and creating business success. Our programs and services help ease the path for entrepreneurs to ensure that their experience is smooth on their way to creating thriving, profitable businesses that create sustained impact.”
As a way to further support entrepreneurs during this special week, Work With Ease will be giving away its audio program entitled “How to Create a Profitable, Sustainable Business with Ease” (a $29.95 value) to all those who attend the call.
Work With Ease is launching its new Work With Ease for Small Businesses program on March 21, 2007. This program provides key tools and techniques to assist entrepreneurs and small businesses to thrive in their markets and create a big impact in the world. For more information on this program, please visit
About Work With Ease
Founded in 1999 by Athena Williams-Atwood, Work With Ease is passionately committed to transforming the way people approach and accomplish work. The organization offers the revolutionary Work With Ease™ Program to enable individuals, small businesses and organizations to achieve profound, long-term work results. Combining sound business principles with ancient mind-body practices, the program allows people to clarify their visions, overcome their biggest challenges, and achieve their professional goals. Work With Ease has worked with over 10,000 individuals and businesses worldwide to reduce stress, increase productivity and work with more ease. The organization’s clients include over 300 small businesses and corporations such as Adobe, Bank of America, Cisco, Dell, eBay, Marriott, Microsoft, NASA, Siemens and Xerox. It holds a deep commitment to creating sustainable work environments that honor the human spirit. As a green, socially responsible organization, Work With Ease donates a percentage of its profits to other like-minded organizations. For more information on Work With Ease, visit http://www.workwithease.com.
About EntrepreneurshipWeek USA
The Kauffman Foundation (http://www.kauffman.org), an organization dedicated to advancing entrepreneurship and improving the education of children and youth, is launching EntrepreneurshipWeek USA to ignite the nation’s consciousness around the importance of being entrepreneurial. The initiative, which will take place from February 24 to March 3, 2007, is designed to stimulate ongoing interest from individuals and organizations, and to inspire young people to begin a journey to fulfill their potential as self-starters and entrepreneurs. Its impact will be significant for not only those involved, but for the future generations of entrepreneurs as well as the economies to which they contribute. For more information and how to get involved, go to http://www.entrepreneurshipweekusa.com.