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Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams
Franchisors

Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams

Two franchisors who took big risks to bring their passions to life.
Gwen Moran
3 Ways This Female Entrepreneur Succeeds on Her Own Terms
Leadership

3 Ways This Female Entrepreneur Succeeds on Her Own Terms

It looks like Butler/Hill puts people before profit but really they just understand taking care of people is what makes a business profitable.
Tor Constantino
Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of
Women Entrepreneurs

Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of

Dame Stephanie Shirley founded a female-run software development company in 1962 -- but she still had to sign her name as a man to be taken seriously.
Mary Deelsnyder
Hold the Testosterone: Must a Woman Behave Like a Man to Succeed?
Women in Business

Hold the Testosterone: Must a Woman Behave Like a Man to Succeed?

Here are four tips for being your 'authentic' self.
Anka Wittenberg
Census Data Provide a Mixed Message on Women Entrepreneurs
Women Entrepreneurs

Census Data Provide a Mixed Message on Women Entrepreneurs

Women are making strides in business ownership, but still lag in some important areas.
Scott Shane
These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs
Female Entrepreneurs

These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs

Women remain a minority among entrepreneurs but there is increasing attention on leveling the playing field.
John Boitnott
Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter
Women Entrepreneurs

Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter

If you can embody Oakley's spirit in the boardroom, you'll go far.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs
Ready To Launch

How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs

A new partnership with Citigroup aims to provide free help to aspiring female-business owners.
Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business
Women in Business

Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business

When you invest in women, you invest in the people who invest in everybody else.
Melinda Gates
6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015
Ready To Launch

6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015

Just remember -- you read about them here first.
Entrepreneur Staff
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