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What If the Most Powerful People In Business Were Women?
Women Entrepreneurs

What If the Most Powerful People In Business Were Women?

What would the landscape of business look like if more CEOs were women? Women in positions of power are more forward-thinking, and adept at raising revenue and improving employee morale.
Sharon Bush
6 Startup Tips for Women Entrepreneurs
Make More Happen

6 Startup Tips for Women Entrepreneurs

Women are starting their own businesses at an accelerating pace.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Sometimes the Best Man for a Job Is a Woman
Women Entrepreneurs

Sometimes the Best Man for a Job Is a Woman

A great way to observe 'Women's History Month' this month is to support a woman entrepreneur.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Think Business Is a Boys' Club? Think Again. (Infographic)
Women-owned Business

Think Business Is a Boys' Club? Think Again. (Infographic)

These stats show women-owned businesses are thriving.
Carly Okyle
Women Raise More Money With Crowdfunding, Research Shows
Crowdfunding

Women Raise More Money With Crowdfunding, Research Shows

The difference comes down to the words female founders use, according to a UC Berkeley study.
Catherine Clifford
Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams
Franchisors

Meet the Fearless Female Franchisors Who are Living Their Dreams

Two franchisors who took big risks to bring their passions to life.
Gwen Moran
3 Ways This Female Entrepreneur Succeeds on Her Own Terms
Leadership

3 Ways This Female Entrepreneur Succeeds on Her Own Terms

It looks like Butler/Hill puts people before profit but really they just understand taking care of people is what makes a business profitable.
Tor Constantino
Giving Thanks to a Female Tech Pioneer You've Probably Never Heard of
Make More Happen

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
Hold the Testosterone: Must a Woman Behave Like a Man to Succeed?
Women in Business

Hold the Testosterone: Must a Woman Behave Like a Man to Succeed?

Here are four tips for being your 'authentic' self.
Anka Wittenberg
Census Data Provide a Mixed Message on Women Entrepreneurs
Make More Happen

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
These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs
Female Entrepreneurs

These 3 Organizations Are Working to Boost Female Entrepreneurs

Women remain a minority among entrepreneurs but there is increasing attention on leveling the playing field.
John Boitnott
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
How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs
Women-Business Owners

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.
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