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What Sheryl Sandberg Would Have Told Her Younger Self
Sheryl Sandberg

What Sheryl Sandberg Would Have Told Her Younger Self

The Facebook COO and founder of the Lean In movement opened up about her life and career on the question-and-answer website Quora.
Catherine Clifford
Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of
Women Entrepreneurs

Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of

Dame Stephanie Shirley founded a female-run software development company in 1962 -- but she still had to sign her name as a man to be taken seriously.
Mary Deelsnyder
Census Data Provide a Mixed Message on Women Entrepreneurs
Women Entrepreneurs

Census Data Provide a Mixed Message on Women Entrepreneurs

Women are making strides in business ownership, but still lag in some important areas.
Scott Shane
Beth Comstock Named Vice Chair at General Electric
Leadership

Beth Comstock Named Vice Chair at General Electric

She's the first woman to hold that title in the history of the company.
Why Access Is the Key to Women's Equality in the Workforce
Women in Business

Why Access Is the Key to Women's Equality in the Workforce

Women need experiences, resources and support to take a seat at the table.
Christie Garton
The Next $10 Bill Will Feature a Woman
Currency

The Next $10 Bill Will Feature a Woman

Set for release in 2020, the note will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.
Catherine Clifford
Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted
Women Leaders

Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted

There's a clear, growing demand for women in leadership positions, so what are you personally doing to fill it?
Mat Franken
A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)
Mentorship

A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)

Sixty-seven percent of women rate mentors as extremely important. So why have 63 percent never had one?
Leyla Seka
Bubbles and Brainstorming With Marc Andreessen
Marc Andreesen

Bubbles and Brainstorming With Marc Andreessen

One of America's most important venture capitalists talks tech bubbles, delayed gratification and his firm's efforts to hire a female partner.
Who Wants to Be CEO? Not Millennial Women.
Control What You Can

Who Wants to Be CEO? Not Millennial Women.

A new survey finds that female and millennial employees aren't interested in the corner office.
Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter
Women Entrepreneurs

Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter

If you can embody Oakley's spirit in the boardroom, you'll go far.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
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
How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs
Ready To Launch

How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs

A new partnership with Citigroup aims to provide free help to aspiring female-business owners.
Why Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' Thinks Women Make Better CEOs
Women Leaders

Why Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' Thinks Women Make Better CEOs

'I've made more money with women executives. It's that simple.'
Carol Roth