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Item: Working for themselves: Study finds more Idaho women running businesses/Blair Koch, Twin Falls Times-News

More Info: Women-owned businesses in Idaho have increased nearly 41 percent since 1997. That is one of the findings in the American Express OPEN State of Women-Owned Business report, a comprehensive study released at the end of March. Dr. Sue Phillips, who owns and operates a chiropractic office in Twin Falls and runs and teaches at the Twin Falls Institute of Holistic Studies isn’t surprised that more women are become their own bosses. “When Ifirst started practicing, there were only 4,000 women chiropractors in the nation,” Phillips said.

Question: Are you a women who has owned a business since 1997? Has it been a positive experience?

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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