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Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
White House

Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.
10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice
Mompreneurs

10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice

These single mothers, all of whom run successful companies, have learned critical lessons about building a business while raising a family.
Kate Taylor
11 Grants for Women-Owned Businesses You Need to Know About
Women Entrepreneurs

11 Grants for Women-Owned Businesses You Need to Know About

You already know you're unstoppable. Here's how to get the cash to prove it.
Victoria Treyger
5 Unstoppable Female Entrepreneurs Making Their Dents on the World
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Unstoppable Female Entrepreneurs Making Their Dents on the World

These women have gained a lot of attention for their contributions to ecommerce, subscription services and content creation.
Andrew Medal
How This Produce Pioneer Popularized the Kiwi and Forever Changed the American Palate
Entrepreneurs

How This Produce Pioneer Popularized the Kiwi and Forever Changed the American Palate

Dr. Frieda Rapoport Caplan fears no fruit. The 91-year-old entrepreneur smashed the gender barrier in the old boys club of produce and brought some 200 unusual edibles out of obscurity and onto our plates.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
'Having Impact Has to Come From an Authentic Place'
Doing Good

'Having Impact Has to Come From an Authentic Place'

For one female entrepreneur, the idea of impact goes far beyond money and success, and cuts to the heart of the human experience.
Rebekah Iliff
Why Access Is the Key to Women's Equality in the Workforce
Women in Business

Why Access Is the Key to Women's Equality in the Workforce

Women need experiences, resources and support to take a seat at the table.
Christie Garton
Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times
Fashion

Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times

At a time when the national conversation about gender and sexuality is at fever pitch, one couple has created a line of jeans that look masculine but are designed to fit women.
Carly Okyle
U.S. Is No. 1 for Women Entrepreneurs, But There's Still Room for Improvement
Gender gap

U.S. Is No. 1 for Women Entrepreneurs, But There's Still Room for Improvement

Women business owners around the world face more challenges than their male counterparts, according to a new report from Dell.
Jason Fell
This Teen Paid for College by Selling on Etsy. Here Are 5 Ways She Did It.
Selling Online

This Teen Paid for College by Selling on Etsy. Here Are 5 Ways She Did It.

LeiLei Secor is paying her college tuition from her Etsy profits. Here are her tips for success.
Carly Okyle
10 Inspirational Quotes From Women Business Leaders
Inspirational Quotes

10 Inspirational Quotes From Women Business Leaders

To celebrate the $10 bill getting a female face, here are 10 quotes from women who offer wisdom for the ages.
Carolyn Sun
The Next $10 Bill Will Feature a Woman
Currency

The Next $10 Bill Will Feature a Woman

Set for release in 2020, the note will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.
Catherine Clifford
Are Men Better Entrepreneurs Than Women? That's the Perception.
Gender gap

Are Men Better Entrepreneurs Than Women? That's the Perception.

A big problem with the gender gap in entrepreneurship is the nagging feeling that men are better suited for it.
Scott Shane
50 Motivational Quotes From Disruptive, Trailblazing, Inspiring Women Leaders
Leadership

50 Motivational Quotes From Disruptive, Trailblazing, Inspiring Women Leaders

Whatever "leadership" looks like to you -- in the home, in the office, in the world -- know you're an inspiration to those who are following your path.
Kristy Rampton