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How a 'Yes' Mentality Helped Turn 'Yes to' Into a Major Beauty Brand
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How a 'Yes' Mentality Helped Turn 'Yes to' Into a Major Beauty Brand

Joy Chen, CEO of the company behind the Yes to Carrots and Yes to Tomatoes beauty lines, shares her experience turning the once unprofitable company into a fast-growing brand.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.
Women Entrepreneurs

Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.

As of late, there has been a lot of news about female employees at startups. Here are a few reason to get women on board.
Rebecca Miller-Webster
'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry
Women Entrepreneurs

'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry

There is still a staggering low number of female founders in the tech industry. Here is some advice on how ladies can get started.
Rebekah Epstein
Tell Us: Will You Ban 'Bossy' From Your Vocabulary?
Leadership

Tell Us: Will You Ban 'Bossy' From Your Vocabulary?

Lean In, Girl Scouts of the USA and others are partnering up to bring Sheryl Sandberg's message of empowered female leadership to playgrounds and classrooms.
Nina Zipkin
Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?
Women Entrepreneurs

Power Pedicures: The New 'Golf' for Businesswomen?

One woman has found success hosting business meetings at nail salons.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Women Win in the Classroom, Struggle in the Boardroom (Infographic)
Leadership

Women Win in the Classroom, Struggle in the Boardroom (Infographic)

Ahead of International Women's Day, here's a look at where women have made improvements and where they are still falling a step behind.
Catherine Clifford
Slideshow: The Rise of Stiletto Networks - Top 5 Women's Power Circles
Women Entrepreneurs

Slideshow: The Rise of Stiletto Networks - Top 5 Women's Power Circles

As Women's History Month kicks off, we profile a women's movement lurking beneath the scenes across several industries -- including the startup world.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Franchise Players: A Female Entrepreneur Steers an Auto Care Franchise
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A Female Entrepreneur Steers an Auto Care Franchise

Rissy Sutherland played the field in the franchise industry, before becoming COO of Honest-1 Auto Care.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: This Repair Technician Proves Any Time Can Be Right to Start Your Business
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: This Repair Technician Proves Any Time Can Be Right to Start Your Business

Jeanne Lemieux worked as a technician for 26 years before opening up her own Mr. Appliance franchise. Here's what she learned.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: Two Men and a Truck's First Franchisee Reflects on 27 Years in Franchising
Franchises

Franchise Players: Two Men and a Truck's First Franchisee Reflects on 27 Years in Franchising

Two Men and a Truck is built on a family of female entrepreneurs. Here's what the first franchisee (and the founder's daughter) has learned.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: A Franchisee Follows In the Footsteps of Her Grandmother
Franchises

Franchise Players: A Franchisee Follows In the Footsteps of Her Grandmother

Alicia Sorber Gallegos talks working as a Two Men and a Truck franchisee—a company founded by her grandmother.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: One Woman's Long Journey to Become a Sylvan Learning Center Franchisee
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: One Woman's Long Journey to Become a Sylvan Learning Center Franchisee

Once, Hillary Malone Tilton was a student at Sylvan Learning Center. Today, she runs 13 locations.
Kate Taylor
POLL: Would You Buy Entrepreneur Barbie, or Is She Hardly a Good Example?
Entrepreneurs

POLL: Would You Buy Entrepreneur Barbie, or Is She Hardly a Good Example?

Barbie is now an entrepreneur. But what business is she running? Would you invest?
Kate Taylor
Introducing Entrepreneur Barbie
Entrepreneurs

Introducing Entrepreneur Barbie

At Toy Fair this week, Mattel announced its iconic doll is becoming her own boss.
Linda Lacina