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Designer to the Stars Randi Rahm on Finding Success in the Fashion World

Designer to the Stars Randi Rahm on Finding Success in the Fashion World

New York-based fashion entrepreneur on success tips for creatives, her biggest mistake and why she'll always help young designers.
How Today's Young Female Entrepreneurs Embrace Their Feminine Mystique

How Today's Young Female Entrepreneurs Embrace Their Feminine Mystique

The days where women were seen and not heard may be long gone, but challenges remain -- especially upon entering the typically male-dominated world of entrepreneurship.
Facing Down Doubters and Empowering Others

Facing Down Doubters and Empowering Others

Tech entrepreneur Ingrid Vanderveldt shares the story of her early struggles, professional success and personal growth that led to an audacious plan to help a billion women entrepreneurs by 2020.
Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy

Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy

The founder of Adafruit Industries offers insights into how she managed to build a small empire from castaway Altoid tins and other common household items -- and secure the title of Entrepreneur of 2012.
2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch

2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch

Our first annual list of seven of the most innovative woman leaders from technology to retail to health and more.
Consignment Store Franchise Grows From a Mom's Needs

Consignment Store Franchise Grows From a Mom's Needs

Just Between Friends clothing store franchise grows from filling needs for family and friends.
Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?

Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?

Why the computer giant has set its sights on women entrepreneurs -- and what it hopes to accomplish in Istanbul this June.
How Women Entrepreneurs Differ From Men

How Women Entrepreneurs Differ From Men

Women have tended to think the smaller the business, the more manageable. But that's slowly changing, says Nell Merlino, Count Me In founder.
Count Me In Helps Women Entrepreneurs Increase Their Revenue

Count Me In Helps Women Entrepreneurs Increase Their Revenue

The nonprofit provides resources, business education and a supportive community to help women turn their ventures into serious moneymakers.
Richard Branson on Why We Need More Women in the Boardroom

Richard Branson on Why We Need More Women in the Boardroom

Richard Branson explains why we need more women in top positions.
10 Inspiring Quotes from Women Tech Leaders

10 Inspiring Quotes from Women Tech Leaders

From newbies to serial entrepreneurs, these women are making their mark in successful businesses.
Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online

Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online

With digital diaries and video chats, PrettyPaddedRoom.com offers online counseling for woman and a "nice play to go crazy."
Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs.
Marissa Mayer's New Role: Wonder Woman?

Marissa Mayer's New Role: Wonder Woman?

As Google's 20th employee dons the CEO cap at Yahoo, she's also becoming the new poster child for working moms everywhere: She's expecting a baby boy in October.
HTC's Cher Wang on Innovation and the 'It' Product

HTC's Cher Wang on Innovation and the 'It' Product

The billionaire entrepreneur discusses what's helped her find success and how others can, too.
Techie Networking for Women

Techie Networking for Women

From Silicon Valley to New York, the tech world is disruptive, innovative and mostly male. Startup entrepreneur Amy Yazdian of I'm In The Kitchen tells how she fit in.
A Woman Entrepreneur's Advice for Startups

A Woman Entrepreneur's Advice for Startups

Claudia Chan, the brains behind S.H.E. Summit Week in New York, shares her best three tips for women starting a business.
Fertility Yoga, Anyone? Entrepreneurs Tap Growing Holistic Niche for Women

Fertility Yoga, Anyone? Entrepreneurs Tap Growing Holistic Niche for Women

With more women struggling to conceive, a cottage industry of yoga centers, acupuncturists and nutritionists has cropped up to help.
How to Stop Working 24/7

How to Stop Working 24/7

SixFigureStart's Caroline Ceniza-Levine found a way to take weekends off -- and still bring in target revenue. Hear her story, plus expert tips.
Look Out Lunch Ladies, Here Comes Wholesome Tummies

Look Out Lunch Ladies, Here Comes Wholesome Tummies

This new franchise delivers meals to schools and kicks PB&J to the curb.
Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank

Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank

The story of the popular car-sharing service started by two moms in Massachusetts could be an inspiration for your new business.
For SBA Award Winner, Success Means: 'Do the Right Thing'

For SBA Award Winner, Success Means: 'Do the Right Thing'

This year's Small Business Person of the Year discusses the challenges of managing rapid growth.
Multimillionaire Entrepreneur Jane Wurwand on Self-Reliance

Multimillionaire Entrepreneur Jane Wurwand on Self-Reliance

The founder of Dermalogica shares how she drove her own success, and why she's so adamant that other women become financially independent, too.
From Tech Maven to Jane Austen Geek

From Tech Maven to Jane Austen Geek

Sandy Lerner, co-founder of Cisco Systems, spent more than 20 years working on a sequel to 'Pride and Prejudice.'
TaskRabbit's Leah Busque on Staying Competitive

TaskRabbit's Leah Busque on Staying Competitive

The startup has survived competitive challenges by following these three important principles.

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