Women Entrepreneurs

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
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
Sophia Amoruso: Success Is a Term You Define for Yourself
Challenges

Sophia Amoruso: Success Is a Term You Define for Yourself

It's been a year of change for entrepreneur Sophia Amoruso. The former CEO of Nasty Gal and author of #Girlboss explains how it's shaped her.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Inspiring Stories of Women Entrepreneurs From Around the World
Women Entrepreneurs

4 Inspiring Stories of Women Entrepreneurs From Around the World

From the Philippines to Malaysia, four women share what being an entrepreneur means to them -- and it has nothing to do with becoming the next billion-dollar unicorn.
Rebekah Iliff
Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs
Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs

The women-led fashion tech company is partnering with UBS Americas to educate and empower women business owners.
Catherine Clifford
5 Pieces of Advice for Women Trying to Navigate Male-Dominated Waters
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Pieces of Advice for Women Trying to Navigate Male-Dominated Waters

With gender still a 'hot button' topic in the workplace, here is advice on how women can stand up and claim their space.
Lisa Harun
This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy
Merchandising

This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy

BKR water bottles are sold on the beauty floors of department stores internationally, and marketed as fashion accessories.
Geoff Weiss
How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurial Spirit

How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur

Tran Wills is a successful business owner and mom. She's proven she excels at both, and now she's sharing how she makes it work.
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
Ready To Launch

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
Ready To Launch

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
Business Optimization

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
Ready To Launch

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