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The 5 Richest Women in Tech
Technology

The 5 Richest Women in Tech

Check out which women are making major bank in the tech sector.
Kate Taylor
Women Entrepreneurs 2.0: What You'll Need to Thrive in a Male-Dominated Startup
Gender bias

Women Entrepreneurs 2.0: What You'll Need to Thrive in a Male-Dominated Startup

Six traits that will help you surmount the challenges of a diversity-starved workplace.
Julie Hall
How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company
Social Entrepreneurs

How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company

Their mission is to help the women of Ghana start businesses that solve an age-old crisis: the shortage of clean water.
Sumi Krishnan
Bring Your Child to Work Day Is Too Valuable to Limit to Once a Year
Parenting

Bring Your Child to Work Day Is Too Valuable to Limit to Once a Year

Done thoughtfully, bringing children to work expands their sense of what is possible and gives adults a unique perspective on office life.
Zeynep Ilgaz
5 Ways to Manage 'Mad Men'-Era Sexual Harassment
Legal

5 Ways to Manage 'Mad Men'-Era Sexual Harassment

Spoiler alert! Every entrepreneur should follow these 5 "R"s in training their managers on sexual and other forms of unlawful harassment.
Jonathan Segal
5 Powerful Rules for Women Entrepreneurs to Live By
Motivation

5 Powerful Rules for Women Entrepreneurs to Live By

Embrace your crazy and realize that making money is like broccoli. Say, what? Keep reading.
Sumi Krishnan
From Marco Polo to Mark Zuckerberg: The Evolution of the Entrepreneur (Infographic)
Infographics

From Marco Polo to Mark Zuckerberg: The Evolution of the Entrepreneur (Infographic)

Adaptability, courage, drive and grit have been the hallmarks of the best entrepreneurs throughout the ages.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
10 Tips for Women to Improve Their Persuasion Skills
Persuasion

10 Tips for Women to Improve Their Persuasion Skills

Persuasion propels a leader forward. The good news: Persuasion is a major strength for women.
Yvonne Gu
From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time
Success Stories

From Pennies to Millions: What It Felt Like to Make Money for the First Time

In 2005, Susan Petersen and her husband felt like an $86 income tax refund was enough to make them rich. Today, she's at the helm of a multimillion-dollar business. Here's what that ride felt like.
Catherine Clifford
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 This 14-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Making Adults Question Their Life Choices by Being Ridiculously Awesome
Young Entrepreneurs

How This 14-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Making Adults Question Their Life Choices by Being Ridiculously Awesome

Rachel Zietz is the founder and owner of Gladiator Lacrosse. In school, sales and sports, she plays to win.
Carly Okyle
How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs
Women-business Owners

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.
What Competitive Sports Taught Me About Running a Business
Young Entrepreneurs

What Competitive Sports Taught Me About Running a Business

Here are the keys to success on the court and in the boardroom.
Lisa Falzone
3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers
Lessons

3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers

Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone created a community of women's bloggers and a business model. Their guiding principles can be instructive to many startup founders.
Jeffrey Hayzlett