Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts of the USA, Which Teaches Girls to Be Entrepreneurs, Is Taking on the Boys in a Federal Lawsuit

The lawsuit argues that the Boy Scouts' decision to drop 'boy' from its name and recruit girls erodes the Girl Scouts brand.

'Summer Camp' Has Moved Beyond Campfires and Crafts. Now, There's 'Camp CEO.'

Each summer, Girl Scouts of America councils host camp programs designed to familiarize teen girls with the foundations of entrepreneurship.

Joan Oleck

Shamrock Shakes and Pumpkin Spice Lattes: the Best-Branded Food for Every Season

How brands have focused on selling specialty products during an especially hot (or cold) time.

Bites to Bytes: Girl Scouts Expands Online Cookie Sales

The venerable institution teams with Dell and Visa to broaden digital program.

Nina Zipkin

Smart Cookies: 5 Business Lessons Leaders Can Learn From Girl Scouts

While not all of us were lucky enough to be Girl Scouts, there's still time to build those skills in the trenches.

Samuel Edwards

Girl Scouts Raise $250,000 After Rejecting Donor Who Didn't Want Funds to Go to Transgender Scouts

The Western Washington state chapter of the youth organization has piggy-backed on growing awareness and acceptance of what it means to be transgender.

6 Secrets to Sales Success Hidden in a Girl Scout Cookie

Those little entrepreneurs have been on to something for decades. Apply these sweet lessons to your business.

Stacey Alcorn

This Girl Scout Troop Turned a Vacant Warehouse Into a Drive-Thru Cookie Shop

A Girl Scouts executive called the cookie sales program 'the No. 1 business development program for girls in the country.'

Geoff Weiss

When You Make Your List of Savviest Marketers, Put the Girl Scouts at the Top

The success of the Girl Scouts' selling diet-busting boxes of cookies, year after year for generations, rates as one of the best marketing programs ever.

Girl Scouts Get Trendy With Gluten-Free, Greek Yogurt Cookies

After nearly 100 years in the cookie business, the Girl Scouts are still updating their offerings to fit market trends.

Kate Taylor

Girl Scout Cookie Sales Are Now Clickable

Troops will soon be able to hone their entrepreneurial skills on the Internet.

Laura Entis

8 Lessons This Record-Breaking Girl Scout Can Teach Entrepreneurs

Katie Francis sold 21,477 boxes of Girl Scout cookies this year. Here's what she can teach you about entrepreneurship.

Kate Taylor