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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
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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
Former Cosmo Editor Kate White: How to Be a Badass Leader
Leadership

Former Cosmo Editor Kate White: How to Be a Badass Leader

At a women's leadership event, the former editor of Cosmopolitan and Redbook shared her best success tips.
Jenna Goudreau
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How to Become a Media Darling
Marketing

How to Become a Media Darling

A spot on a major media outlet's ranking can spell big-time exposure for an entrepreneur. Here's how to turn the heads of the editors who create them.
Sarah J. Robbins
Reporter's Notebook: Visiting Istanbul at a Time of Tumult
Growth Strategies

Reporter's Notebook: Visiting Istanbul at a Time of Tumult

In heading to Istanbul to cover a business conference, Entrepreneur.com's Diana Ransom walked into what would become a nationwide protest. Here's her take on the week's demonstrations.
Diana Ransom
Amid Istanbul Protests, Caution at a Conference
Growth Strategies

Amid Istanbul Protests, Caution at a Conference

At the annual Dell Women's Entrepreneurship Network event in Istanbul, entrepreneurs found themselves waylaid by days of protests and tear-gas explosions.
Diana Ransom
A New Dell Initiative Asks Women Entrepreneurs to Give Back
Leadership

A New Dell Initiative Asks Women Entrepreneurs to Give Back

The 'Pay it Forward' campaign aims to support one million aspiring women entrepreneurs by 2015.
Sarah J. Robbins
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Multinationals Turn to Entrepreneurs for a Foothold in Emerging Markets
Growth Strategies

Multinationals Turn to Entrepreneurs for a Foothold in Emerging Markets

Helping entrepreneurs in far-flung markets is often more than just a corporate social responsibility initiative. It can be good business.
Sarah J. Robbins
Preparing for an International Conference
Growth Strategies

Preparing for an International Conference

From safety precautions to avoiding cultural no-no's, here's how to plan for an international conference with ease.
Diana Ransom
How The Lash Lounge Franchise Extended its Business
Franchises

How The Lash Lounge Franchise Extended its Business

One entrepreneur's inspiring story of how losing her job turned into a booming beauty franchise.