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Encouragement Is Growing for Women Inventors
Inventors

Encouragement Is Growing for Women Inventors

Women filed about a third of all trademarks in recent years but fewer than a fifth of patents. There is help to get everybody's good ideas turned into products.
Kedma Ough
C-Suite Women Serve Up Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs
Advice

C-Suite Women Serve Up Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs

Female executives offer tips to benefit business leaders of all types.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
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
S'well Founder Sarah Kauss on Starting Up and Being a Female Entrepreneur
Women Entrepreneurs

S'well Founder Sarah Kauss on Starting Up and Being a Female Entrepreneur

The former consultant discusses starting and growing her business—and how her grandfather never understood the value of an empty bottle.
Daniel Roberts
5 Lessons for the Fearless Female Entrepreneur
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Lessons for the Fearless Female Entrepreneur

The same challenges face anyone in business, but women encounter their own unique challenges.
Jayna Cooke
9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer
Women in Business

9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer

Close the gender gap one leader at a time.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business

The 'Queen of QVC' says it doesn't matter if you're a king or queen in business. It just matters that you rule.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right
Gender gap

Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right

Satya Nadella took a big step toward a real solution in perceived gender bias. Then he backtracked.
Lindsay Broder
Warren Buffett Sings Sinatra to an Audience of 400 Powerful Women
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett Sings Sinatra to an Audience of 400 Powerful Women

The billionaire investor can now add 'Sinatra impersonator' to his list of credentials.
Kate Taylor
A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs
Parenting

A Guide to Maternity Leave for Entrepreneurs

Nurture both babies at once with a bit of planning, foresight and a team you can trust and rely upon.
Maggie Lord
What Blake Lively Has Learned From Her Critics: 'You Can't Be an Entrepreneur for Other People.'
Women Entrepreneurs

What Blake Lively Has Learned From Her Critics: 'You Can't Be an Entrepreneur for Other People.'

The founder of lifestyle site Preserve explains why she isn't letting detractors drag her down.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan
Startup Basics

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency.
Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams
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