Her knowledge of the small business market and her passion for entrepreneurship have made her one of the nation’s most recognized advocates for small business.
Abrams also publishes a monthly online newsletter and hosts RhondaOnline.com where entrepreneurs can find detailed information about starting and running a successful business.
Abrams is the founder and CEO of The Planning Shop, a company focussed on providing entrepreneurs with high quality information and tools for developing successful business plans.
Abrams' weekly newspaper column, “Small Business Strategies,” is the nation’s most widely-read column about entrepreneurship, reaching more than 20 million readers. Her books "The Successful Business Plan: Secrets & Strategies," "Wear Clean Underwear: Business Wisdom from Mom" and "The Successful Business Organizer" are voted as one of the best books about small business by Forbes and Inc magazines.
An experienced entrepreneur herself, Rhonda has started three successful companies, including a small business consulting firm. Her experience gives her a strong real-life understanding of the challenges facing entrepreneurs. Currently, she is the founder and CEO of The Planning Shop, a company focussed on providing entrepreneurs with high quality information and tools for developing successful business plans.