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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
Starting a Business

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
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
The Obstacles Facing Women's Career Success (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

The Obstacles Facing Women's Career Success (Infographic)

For decades, women have struggled to balance the demands of family and business. How far have they come?
Kathleen Davis
Lack of Confidence, Fear of Failure Hold Women Back From Being Entrepreneurs
Leadership

Lack of Confidence, Fear of Failure Hold Women Back From Being Entrepreneurs

A new report measures the rates of female entrepreneurship and the sentiments of female business owners around the world.
Catherine Clifford
Sheryl Sandberg Encourages Women Bloggers to 'Lean In'
Leadership

Sheryl Sandberg Encourages Women Bloggers to 'Lean In'

The Facebook COO and best-selling author challenges women at Chicago's BlogHer conference to answer the question: 'What would you do if you weren't afraid?'
Lindsay LaVine
Two Women Entrepreneurs Share the Hardest Part of Growing Fast
Growth Strategies

Two Women Entrepreneurs Share the Hardest Part of Growing Fast

Bottle & Bottega business partners Stephanie King-Myers and Nancy Bigley discuss the challenges of scaling a business quickly.
Alexandra Mondalek
Women Entrepreneurs Becoming Force in the Developing World
Growth Strategies

Women Entrepreneurs Becoming Force in the Developing World

From India to Turkey, women are poised to transform local economies around the world. Here's a look at how they're faring.
Sarah J. Robbins
Why Steve Case Is Betting Millions on Lolly Wolly Doodle
Starting a Business

Why Steve Case Is Betting Millions on Lolly Wolly Doodle

How a children's clothing company stood out in social commerce, catching the eye of prominent investors.
Brian Patrick Eha
After the Protests: What It Takes to Start Up in Turkey
Starting a Business

After the Protests: What It Takes to Start Up in Turkey

Before protesters engulfed Turkey's Taksim Square, the country had become a rising star for businesses and entrepreneurs.
Diana Ransom