Women Leaders

The Top 10 Mistakes That Keep Women Entrepreneurs From Scaling to $1 Million

Though women own 40 percent of U.S. businesses, making 'real money' is oftentimes more the exception than the rule. Here are some things getting in our way.

How a Great Idea and Just $500 Launched a Powerful Network of Entrepreneurial Women of Color

Here's the story of how Aisha Taylor Issah founded Sistahs in Business Expo.

Build Your Squad for Financial Success

It's time for women of color in business to lift each other up.

Why We Need More Women in STEM and How AI Could Help Us Get There

Though specialized STEM programs for girls are a step in the right direction, we need to make a leap. Here are four actionable ideas.

Finding Your Path to the C-Suite: 6 Tips for Women in Business

Assertiveness, thoughtfulness and the other traits that any woman in power will want to project.

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