Women Entrepreneurs

News and Articles About Women Entrepreneurs

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
Challenges Women Face When Raising Venture Capital
National Small Business Week

Challenges Women Face When Raising Venture Capital

If you're a woman who wants to start a business, don't let these obstacles stand between you and major sources of funding.
Carol Roth
Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius
Women Entrepreneurs

Discover and Work in Your Entrepreneurial Zone of Genius

Knowing and working with your individual EZOG will help you build a better business.
Sara Davidson
Weight Watchers Founder, Who Turned Her Personal Struggle Into an Empire, Dies at 91
Obituaries

Weight Watchers Founder, Who Turned Her Personal Struggle Into an Empire, Dies at 91

The company, inspired by Jean Nidetch's own weight loss struggles, went public in 1968 and was purchased by Heinz for $71 million a decade later.
Geoff Weiss
Why the Online Marketplace Is Perfect for Women in Business
Social Media Marketing

Why the Online Marketplace Is Perfect for Women in Business

Social platforms -- and the ability to get personal -- are powerful tools for women entrepreneurs.
Sumi Krishnan
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
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