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Business and Family Are All in a Day's Work For These Dynamic CEO Moms
Female Entrepreneurs

Business and Family Are All in a Day's Work For These Dynamic CEO Moms

Three female CEOs reveal how they pursue that elusive work/life balance.
David Nilssen
The One Skill Most Entrepreneurs Need, But Often Overlook
Leadership

The One Skill Most Entrepreneurs Need, But Often Overlook

A new book highlights how executive presence and gravitas can bridge the gap between performance and success.
Lisa Evans
Martha Stewart Slams Sheryl Sandberg: 'Too Much Time Is Spent' Leaning In
Women Entrepreneurs

Martha Stewart Slams Sheryl Sandberg: 'Too Much Time Is Spent' Leaning In

The domestic diva said Sandberg's 'Lean In' philosophy misses the mark by encouraging women to take on corporate equality rather than setting their sights on entrepreneurship.
Geoff Weiss
Women Entrepreneurs Take the Stage During New York's Jazz Age
Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs Take the Stage During New York's Jazz Age

These trailblazing business owners have much to teach their contemporary counterparts about taking risks and acting independently.
Donald Miller
How to Measure Your Company's Overall Financial Health (Infographic)
Small Business Financing

How to Measure Your Company's Overall Financial Health (Infographic)

A new study also found that female- and minority-owned ventures are far less likely to be in good financial health than their male-owned, non-minority counterparts.
Geoff Weiss
Leaving a Long-Term Job Takes Courage, Especially If You're a Woman
Women Entrepreneurs

Leaving a Long-Term Job Takes Courage, Especially If You're a Woman

As more time is spent in a position, anticipation about what else is out there dwindles.
Ashley Milne-Tyte
Leadership Lessons From a Corporate Trailblazer Who Has Managed 70,000 Employees
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From a Corporate Trailblazer Who Has Managed 70,000 Employees

Vicki Escarra started her professional career as a flight attendant and eventually became Delta's first female executive. Today, she heads up a global finance network for entrepreneurs in underprivileged countries around the world. Here's what she's learned along the way.
Catherine Clifford
Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick
Women Entrepreneurs

Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick

Three things that will transform any woman into an entrepreneur.
Michelle MacDonald
Entrepreneurs, Have No Fear of Trusting Your Employees
Team Management

Entrepreneurs, Have No Fear of Trusting Your Employees

You weren't afraid of risk when you launched your business, now take the risk of trusting your team to help you grow it.
Heather Ripley
You'll Never Guess Where Female Entrepreneurship Is On the Rise (Infographic)
Women Entrepreneurs

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.
Kate Taylor
Motivating Women Vets to Start Businesses
Veterans

Motivating Women Vets to Start Businesses

West Point grad Meghan Florkowski runs an affordable program that trains female veterans for entrepreneurial life.
10 Apologies I Will Never Again Make as a Startup CEO
Technology

10 Apologies I Will Never Again Make as a Startup CEO

A woman entrepreneur shares her unconventional launch experience, not fitting the typical tech-entrepreneur mold, as a marketer not a programmer.
Judy Shapiro
Franchise Players: A Temp Works Her Way to the Top
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A Temp Works Her Way to the Top

When Renee Rodriquez started as a temp at Express Employment Professionals, she never expected she'd someday become a franchisee herself.
Kate Taylor
A Provocative T-Shirt Becomes an Entrepreneurial Pursuit
Women Entrepreneurs

A Provocative T-Shirt Becomes an Entrepreneurial Pursuit

An edgy apparel line has become empowerment platform, especially for female business owners.
Jaia Thomas