Women Entrepreneurs

Career Tips from 5 Millennial Women CEOs Leading Innovation
Women Entrepreneurs

Career Tips from 5 Millennial Women CEOs Leading Innovation

Julie Fredrickson, Carrie Hammer, Kellee Khalil, Monika Kochhar and Heather Marie are bridging the executive gender gap and share their wisdom with other aspiring female executives.
Peter Gasca
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
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
6 Things Wearing a Skirt Taught Me
Make More Happen

6 Things Wearing a Skirt Taught Me

How an idea about adding style to athletic success fed one woman's entrepreneurship.
Joe De Sena
How This 26-Year-Old Learned the ABCs of Running an Education Franchise
Education

How This 26-Year-Old Learned the ABCs of Running an Education Franchise

On-the-job training sets a young tutor's career in motion.
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
Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times
Fashion

Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times

At a time when the national conversation about gender and sexuality is at fever pitch, one couple has created a line of jeans that look masculine but are designed to fit women.
Carly Okyle
Sophia Amoruso: Success Is a Term You Define for Yourself
Challenges

Sophia Amoruso: Success Is a Term You Define for Yourself

It's been a year of change for entrepreneur Sophia Amoruso. The former CEO of Nasty Gal and author of #Girlboss explains how it's shaped her.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Inspiring Stories of Women Entrepreneurs From Around the World
Women Entrepreneurs

4 Inspiring Stories of Women Entrepreneurs From Around the World

From the Philippines to Malaysia, four women share what being an entrepreneur means to them -- and it has nothing to do with becoming the next billion-dollar unicorn.
Rebekah Iliff
Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs
Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway Just Launched a Competition and Mentorship Program for Women Entrepreneurs

The women-led fashion tech company is partnering with UBS Americas to educate and empower women business owners.
Catherine Clifford
5 Pieces of Advice for Women Trying to Navigate Male-Dominated Waters
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Pieces of Advice for Women Trying to Navigate Male-Dominated Waters

With gender still a 'hot button' topic in the workplace, here is advice on how women can stand up and claim their space.
Lisa Harun
This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy
Merchandising

This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy

BKR water bottles are sold on the beauty floors of department stores internationally, and marketed as fashion accessories.
Geoff Weiss
How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur
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How This Woman Went From Pregnant Teen to Serial Entrepreneur

Tran Wills is a successful business owner and mom. She's proven she excels at both, and now she's sharing how she makes it work.
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
White House

Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day

Facebook, Airbnb and Microsoft announced new plans to hire more women and minorities. More than 90 startups were represented at the event.