Women-business Owners http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/women-business-owners The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Women-business Owners en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:13:00 GMT 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. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235758 Kate Taylor Businesses owned by women are booming in the South. Check out this infographic to see how your state matches up. 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. Tue, 13 May 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233804 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233804 Rebekah Epstein A confab that drew lots of youthful women in business provides lessons on how to tailor your event to attract millennials. 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. Sun, 11 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233757 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233757 Maxine B├ędat 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 Only 7 percent of U.S. venture capital deals go to women founders and CEOs. Let's change that statistic. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232167 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232167 Michelle Goodman Only 7 percent of U.S. venture capital deals go to women founders and CEOs. Let's change that statistic. 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. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232327 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232327 Rebecca Miller-Webster 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. 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. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232097 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232097 Nina Zipkin 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. Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen? One woman has found success hosting business meetings at nail salons. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231792 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231792 Tanya Benedicto Klich One woman has found success hosting business meetings at nail salons. Women Win in the Classroom, Struggle in the Boardroom (Infographic) 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. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231981 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231981 Catherine Clifford 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. Turning the 'Challenges' of Being a Woman in Tech Into Opportunities 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. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231357 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231357 Deena Varshavskaya 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. Young Women Entrepreneurs Speak Out About Starting Up Today 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. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/226438 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/226438 Sarah J. Robbins 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. Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy 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. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/225601 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/225601 Diana Ransom 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. Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 12:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224037 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224037 Laura Lorber Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs. Learning to Network: Organized Study vs. Winging It Do men and women network in different ways? Here's a look at the ways in which each sex approaches it. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223230 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223230 Ivan Misner Do men and women network in different ways? Here's a look at the ways in which each sex approaches it. Trend Watch: You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down As women continue to launch companies at a rate exceeding the national average, here's a look into the growth trends of their enterprises. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 01:17:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222970 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222970 Michelle Juergen As women continue to launch companies at a rate exceeding the national average, here's a look into the growth trends of their enterprises. Cherie Blair Launches Program for Emerging Entrepreneurs 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. Fri, 07 Oct 2011 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220498 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220498 Colleen DeBaise 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. Do Women Entrepreneurs Face Gender Discrimination? Many women-led business owners still spar in a battle of the sexes. Here are three of their stories. Tue, 03 May 2011 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219564 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219564 Diana Ransom Many women-led business owners still spar in a battle of the sexes. Here are three of their stories.