Ms. Jackson Recognized by YWCA

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Sharon Jackson, Early Steps Learning Center CFO & Business Manager

Our very own Sharon Jackson was recognized recently by two honorable organizations.

YWCA Women of Professional Excellence Award

Sharon was nominated and honored as one of the recipients of the YWCA Greater Cleveland 2015 Women of Professional Excellence Awards. “YWCA Greater Cleveland provides organizations throughout Northeast Ohio with the unique opportunity to recognize the contributions of exceptional women within their organizations through the Women of Professional Excellence Award.  Women receiving this award exemplify high professional standards and evidence of career and personal growth; make significant contributions to the effective, efficient operations of their organizations, display a willingness to support and mentor others; and positively impact the community.  The Women of Professional Excellence were recognized at the annual Achievement Awards Luncheon held on April 27, 2015.”

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 Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program

goldman sachs 10000 imageSharon was also selected as a participant in the Goldman Sac 10,000 Small Business Program. “Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a program for small businesses that links learning to action. Through the program, participants will gain practical skills in topics such as negotiation, marketing, and employee management that can immediately be put into action. In addition, they will receive the tools and professional support to develop a strategic and customized growth plan that will take their business to the next level.   In the United States, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a $500 million investment to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing them with greater access to education, financial capital and business support services.” Press Release