This ad will close in

Women-business owners

Subscribe

News and Articles About Women-business owners

3 Ways for Women to Close the VC Gender Gap
BY
Only 7 percent of U.S. venture capital deals go to women founders and CEOs. Let's change that statistic.
April 10, 2014 in The 'Treps
Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.

Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.

BY
As of late, there has been a lot of news about female employees at startups. Here are a few reason to get women on board.
March 19, 2014 in Grow Your Business
Tell Us: Will You Ban 'Bossy' From Your Vocabulary?

Tell Us: Will You Ban 'Bossy' From Your Vocabulary?

BY
Lean In, Girl Scouts of the USA and others are partnering up to bring Sheryl Sandberg's message of empowered female leadership to playgrounds and classrooms.
March 10, 2014 in Lifestyle
Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?

Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?

BY
One woman has found success hosting business meetings at nail salons.
March 7, 2014 in Grow Your Business
Women Win in the Classroom, Struggle in the Boardroom (Infographic)

Women Win in the Classroom, Struggle in the Boardroom (Infographic)

BY
Ahead of International Women's Day, here's a look at where women have made improvements and where they are still falling a step behind.
March 5, 2014 in Leadership
Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities

Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities

BY
Contrary to what is often portrayed in the media, being a woman entrepreneur in the tech community has its perks. Here are a few lessons I have learned about how to capitalize on being a female entrepreneur.
February 10, 2014 in Productivity
Photos: Young Women Entrepreneurs Speak Out About Starting Up Today

Young Women Entrepreneurs Speak Out About Starting Up Today

BY
With the discussion of women in the workplace still making headlines, we asked young women entrepreneurs to sound off on their experiences in the mostly male-dominated world of entrepreneurship.
April 29, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
Video: Limor Fried on Making DIY Look EasyPlay Video

Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy (Video)

BY
The founder of Adafruit Industries offers insights into how she managed to build a small empire from castaway Altoid tins and other common household items -- and secure the title of Entrepreneur of 2012.
January 25, 2013 in Success Stories
Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

BY
Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs.
July 18, 2012 in Trends
Learning to Network: Organized Study vs. Winging It

Learning to Network: Organized Study vs. Winging It

BY
Do men and women network in different ways? Here's a look at the ways in which each sex approaches it.
March 29, 2012 in Networking
Trend Watch: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down

Trend Watch: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down

BY
As women continue to launch companies at a rate exceeding the national average, here's a look into the growth trends of their enterprises.
March 9, 2012 in Women's Center
Cherie Blair Launches Program for Emerging Entrepreneurs

Cherie Blair Launches Program for Emerging Entrepreneurs

BY
The U.K.'s Cherie Blair aims to help the 'missing middles' -- female business owners in developing nations who need help in scaling their growing companies.
October 7, 2011 in Business Management
Do Women Entrepreneurs Face Gender Discrimination?

Do Women Entrepreneurs Face Gender Discrimination?

BY
Many women-led business owners still spar in a battle of the sexes. Here are three of their stories.
May 3, 2011 in Trends

Most Shared Stories