By Rieva Lesonsky

Rieva LesonskyDid you miss out on any of my columns this week? Here’s the rundown:

Learn how social media can boost your bottom line and more in my post on AOL Small Business.

What do women business owners need? Find out in my blog on

What do women consumers want–and what makes them buy? Get the scoop in my blog on AT&T’s SmallBusinessInSite.

Who isn’t in transition these days? Meet two entrepreneurs who started a business helping people in transition in my post on the SCORE Women’s Success Blog.

We’re all getting older–and that spells opportunity for the franchise industry. Learn more in my post on’s franchise blog.

Need to hire, but can’t really afford it? Get a good summer solution in my post on

President Obama has vowed to increase opportunity for small businesses in federal contracting. Learn what he plans in my post on Anita Campbell’s Small Business Trends.