Felicia Harris, Principal Owner of EverythingHR and EverythingHR Financial Services, interviews Pamela Smith, Owner and Managing Member of PTS Compliance Consulting. PTS Compliance Consulting, based in Belleville Michigan, focuses on providing certification documentation review for women and minority businesses with corporations that possess initiatives for supplier diversity. Pamela discusses how companies can qualify for their certifications, what the benefits of certifications are, and how to navigate the business world as a minority or women certified company.
3 Key Points:
1. 4 out of 10 businesses in the United States are women-owned.
2. Make sure to investigate the validity of businesses that offer you services and ask for references.
3. Your business certifications can be written off as a tax deduction.