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15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2015
Women Entrepreneurs

15 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2015

Entrepreneurship is more than simply coed. By many measures, women are surpassing men in the zeal and tenacity with which they pursue their dreams.
Sara Davidson
Bottom's Up: How a Kombucha Bar Took Root in Virginia
Starting a Business

Bottom's Up: How a Kombucha Bar Took Root in Virginia

A small-batch brewer rethinks the probiotic favorite.
Jodi Helmer
Why Female CEOs Are Getting More Funding
Gender differences

Why Female CEOs Are Getting More Funding

How companies are pushing to close the gender financing gap.
Michelle Goodman
Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business

The 'Queen of QVC' says it doesn't matter if you're a king or queen in business. It just matters that you rule.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs
Parenting

A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs

Nurture both babies at once with a bit of planning, foresight and a team you can trust and rely upon.
Maggie Lord
4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan
Startup Basics

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency.
Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams
Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick
Women Entrepreneurs

Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick

Three things that will transform any woman into an entrepreneur.
Michelle MacDonald
You'll Never Guess Where Female Entrepreneurship Is On the Rise (Infographic)
Women Entrepreneurs

You'll Never Guess Where Female Entrepreneurship Is On the Rise (Infographic)

Businesses owned by women are booming in the South. Check out this infographic to see how your state matches up.
Kate Taylor
Staging the Anti-Conference That Will Pull in Young Entrepreneurs
Conferences

Staging the Anti-Conference That Will Pull in Young Entrepreneurs

A confab that drew lots of youthful women in business provides lessons on how to tailor your event to attract millennials.
Rebekah Epstein
When Making Any Major Business Decision I Turn to My Mom's Advice
Advice

When Making Any Major Business Decision I Turn to My Mom's Advice

The co-founder of ethical fashion startup Zady opens up about how her mother's insight has helped her decision-making process.
3 Ways for Women to Close the VC Gender Gap
Venture Capital

3 Ways for Women to Close the VC Gender Gap

Only 7 percent of U.S. venture capital deals go to women founders and CEOs. Let's change that statistic.
Michelle Goodman
Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.
Women Entrepreneurs

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

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.
Rebecca Miller-Webster
Tell Us: Will You Ban 'Bossy' From Your Vocabulary?
Leadership

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

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.
Nina Zipkin
Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?
Women Entrepreneurs

Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?

One woman has found success hosting business meetings at nail salons.
Tanya Benedicto Klich