Women in Business

News and Articles About Women in Business

This Group Aims to Level the Playing Field for Men and Women Business Owners Around the World
Impact Investing

This Group Aims to Level the Playing Field for Men and Women Business Owners Around the World

Root Capital evaluates business on 8 metrics to ensure gender equality, and the results help businesses and communities at large.
Jenny Griffin
The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally
Women Leaders

The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally

Author Yetunde A. Odugbesan-Omede talks about how to harness -- and monetize -- a young employee's passions
Adiat Disu
5 Ways Both Sexes Can Help Solve the Gender Gap in Silicon Valley
Gender gap

5 Ways Both Sexes Can Help Solve the Gender Gap in Silicon Valley

The responsibility for fixing Silicon Valley's gender problem falls on men and women in equal measure.
Falon Fatemi
Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business
Women in Business

Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business

When you invest in women, you invest in the people who invest in everybody else.
Melinda Gates
5 Ways Women Entrepreneurs Can Overcome the Funding Gap
Raising Capital

5 Ways Women Entrepreneurs Can Overcome the Funding Gap

Taking advantage of the resources and mentors available can help you overcome the hurdles to financing your startup.
Zeynep Ilgaz
6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015
Women Entrepreneurs

6 Innovative Women to Watch in 2015

Just remember -- you read about them here first.
Entrepreneur Staff
3 Women to Watch in the Franchising Sector
Franchisors

3 Women to Watch in the Franchising Sector

These executives have what it takes to run a run a network of businesses. If you don't know about them, you will.
Gwen Moran
The World Needs Some 'Simone Cowells'
Leadership

The World Needs Some 'Simone Cowells'

Here's a wish for a blunt-talking female leader who will talk truth to power.
Jessica Brondo Davidoff
How to Leverage Boardroom Diversity for Greater Success
Women in Business

How to Leverage Boardroom Diversity for Greater Success

Women everywhere are "leaning in," yet larger cultural and institutional changes would help narrow the gender gap.
Sumi Krishnan
Mistakes Women Entrepreneurs Make Pitching to Venture Capitalists
Venture Capital

Mistakes Women Entrepreneurs Make Pitching to Venture Capitalists

Female founders seeking funding for their firm should review these four tips. Otherwise they could lose out in the competition for financing.
Jessica Brondo Davidoff
How to Recruit More Female Executives
Women Leaders

How to Recruit More Female Executives

Yes, women can comprise a greater proportion of your company's leadership team.
Mariah DeLeon
9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer
Women in Business

9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer

Close the gender gap one leader at a time.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right
Gender gap

Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right

Satya Nadella took a big step toward a real solution in perceived gender bias. Then he backtracked.
Lindsay Broder
Microsoft CEO Criticized for Suggesting Women Not Ask for Raises
Women in Business

Microsoft CEO Criticized for Suggesting Women Not Ask for Raises

Satya Nadella suggested that women in technology should not ask for raises but have faith in the "system," bringing a torrent of criticism.