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12 Female Entrepreneurs You Should Know
Women Entrepreneurs

12 Female Entrepreneurs You Should Know

Get motivated by the stories of these pioneers.
Nina Zipkin
From the Women's March to the Women's Strike: Entrepreneurs and Business Owners Must Take a Stance
Women Leaders

From the Women's March to the Women's Strike: Entrepreneurs and Business Owners Must Take a Stance

There is growing global recognition that equal opportunity for women is the smartest strategy for improving business performance and society in general.
Nancy Harris
6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders
Women in Business

6 Changes Your Company Must Make to Develop More Female Leaders

Unconscious bias is undermining companies that sincerely, but wrongly, believe they are meritocracies.
Steffen Maier
Check Out This Stellar Women of NASA Lego Set
Innovation

Check Out This Stellar Women of NASA Lego Set

A new set of figures will honor the contributions of women in STEM.
Nina Zipkin
How Men and Women Take Risk Differently in Business
Gender Differences

How Men and Women Take Risk Differently in Business

How you perceive risk depends on internal factors you've never considered.
Ted Devine
Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds
Women in Business

Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds

The Equilar Gender Diversity Index looks at the female representation on the boards of the biggest companies in the United States.
Nina Zipkin
March Every Day for Women Entrepreneurs
Women Entrepreneurs

March Every Day for Women Entrepreneurs

Here's how to fight daily for that spot in the C-suite and help other women get there, too.
Sarah Austin
5 Interesting Things About Japan's First Self-Made Female Billionaire
Billionaires

5 Interesting Things About Japan's First Self-Made Female Billionaire

Yoshiko Shinohara joins the list of only 26 other self-made female Asian billionaires.
Rose Leadem
Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success
Entrepreneurs

Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success

Neither age, nor location, nor gender defines or limits an entrepreneur.
Peter Daisyme
24 Exceptional Women-Hosted Podcasts for Entrepreneurs in 2017
Women Entrepreneurs

24 Exceptional Women-Hosted Podcasts for Entrepreneurs in 2017

Many of the most informative podcasts for entrepreneurs have a female perspective.
Matt Mayberry
Business Success Starts 'With One Person, an Idea and a Passion'
Women Entrepreneurs

Business Success Starts 'With One Person, an Idea and a Passion'

Leaders including the founder of Dylan's Candy Bar and co-founder of Birchbox share some great advice during the U.N.'s Women's Entrepreneurship Day conference.
Nina Zipkin
4 Takeaways From 2 Powerful Women's Stories of Loss and Defeat
Women Leaders

4 Takeaways From 2 Powerful Women's Stories of Loss and Defeat

Hillary Clinton's and Sophia Amoruso's very different defeats each tell us, 'Now, we are stronger than ever.'
Kindra Hall
Have American Women Abandoned the Battle for Equal Pay?
Income Inequality

Have American Women Abandoned the Battle for Equal Pay?

There are about as many women as men in the workforce but that is one of the few ways they are equals.
Dov Baron
We Didn't Put a Woman in the White House. But What About Women in the Workplace?
Women Leaders

We Didn't Put a Woman in the White House. But What About Women in the Workplace?

For her new book, 'Earning It,' a WSJ journalist talked to 50-plus female corporate trailblazers about the experiences they had on their way up.
Joann S. Lublin