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Closing the Business-Ownership Gender Gap
Growth Strategies

Closing the Business-Ownership Gender Gap

It's not about bias or the 'system.' To address the gender gap, more women need to want to own businesses.
Scott Shane
Young Female Entrepreneurs' Advice on Securing Funding
Leadership

Young Female Entrepreneurs' Advice on Securing Funding

These ladies have found success getting money for their companies. Here's how they did it.
Rebekah Epstein
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The 7 Most Powerful Women to Watch in 2014
Entrepreneurs

The 7 Most Powerful Women to Watch in 2014

These seven innovators are having a major influence on technology, healthcare and the government. We've got our eye on these powerful women. You should, too.
Entrepreneur Staff
Leadership Lessons from Young Female Entrepreneurs
Leadership

Leadership Lessons from Young Female Entrepreneurs

Millennial women business owners are charting their own path. Here are some ways to follow in their footsteps.
Rebekah Epstein
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As Men in Kilts Franchise Grows, Women (In and Out of Kilts) Are Key
Franchises

As Men in Kilts Franchise Grows, Women (In and Out of Kilts) Are Key

Men in Kilts, like many franchises, is dominated by men. However, two women have been important to the growth of the business.
Kate Taylor
Finance

What This Female CEO Learned About Gender Bias After Pitching 200 VCs

Women tend to undersell their vision compared to men when pitching VCs, but there's more to successful pitching than a big promise. Here's one CEO's lessons.
Erika Trautman
Why It's Harder For Women to Raise VC Funds
Growth Strategies

Why It's Harder For Women to Raise VC Funds

The glass ceiling is still very much intact, but entrepreneurs and VCs have the power to close the gender gap. Here's how.
Lisa Falzone
9 Women in Tech Building Apps That Make a Difference
Technology

9 Women in Tech Building Apps That Make a Difference

To this day, women are far outnumbered by men in the tech world. Here are nine women helping to prove tech development isn't a man's world.
Rahul Varshneya
7 Tips for Women Who Want to Own a Franchise
Growth Strategies

7 Tips for Women Who Want to Own a Franchise

In celebration of Women in Small Business Month, female franchise founders and CEOs share top advice and tips for women entering the franchise industry.
Kate Taylor
Women in Franchising: An Enthusiastic Minority
Franchises

Women in Franchising: An Enthusiastic Minority

Women in the franchising world are finding community and control in an industry where they remain a minority.
Kate Taylor
10 Highest-Earning Female CEOs
Leadership

10 Highest-Earning Female CEOs

Which female CEOs earn the most? Check out how much Marissa Mayer, Irene Rosenfeld and the rest of the top 10 are paid.
Alison Griswold
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5 Tips for Business Success From Martha Stewart, Bobbi Brown & Other Power Women
Growth Strategies

5 Tips for Business Success From Martha Stewart, Bobbi Brown & Other Power Women

Martha Stewart, Bobbi Brown and other all-star business leaders offer keys to entrepreneurial success for women and men.
Kate Taylor
How a Workwear Business Grew to Support Women's Leadership
Entrepreneurs

How a Workwear Business Grew to Support Women's Leadership

Red Ants workwear for women has a heavy-duty impact.
Michelle Juergen
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: Eliminate Bias That Women 'Aren't Meant to Lead'
Leadership

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: Eliminate Bias That Women 'Aren't Meant to Lead'

Facebook's COO says there is a bias in the business world that women are too aggressive.
Jason Fell