Women-owned Businesses

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Women Entrepreneurs Underestimate Themselves: What We Can Do About It
Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs Underestimate Themselves: What We Can Do About It

Shifting self-perception is the key to encouraging women's entrepreneurship.
Susan Duffy
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
Why Single Women Are Quicker to Jump Into Entrepreneurship
Women Entrepreneurs

Why Single Women Are Quicker to Jump Into Entrepreneurship

Single women and married women make the decision to be self-employed for different reasons, according to a new study. Here's a breakdown of their relative motivations.
Catherine Clifford
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.
4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan
Ready To Launch

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

Two young women recount the lessons they learned from starting their social media-marketing agency.
Courtney Spritzer and Stephanie Abrams Cartin
Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick
Women Entrepreneurs

Passion, Persistence and Red Lipstick

Three things that will transform any woman into an entrepreneur.
Michelle MacDonald
5 Essential Steps to Achieving Balance as a Mom Running a Business
Make More Happen

5 Essential Steps to Achieving Balance as a Mom Running a Business

Yearning for a better mix between professional and personal life as a parent? Some find the answer in overseeing a business.
Susan King Glosby
Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.
Women Entrepreneurs

Team 'Ban Bossy' or Not: 3 Reasons Why Hiring Women In Tech Grows Business.

As of late, there has been a lot of news about female employees at startups. Here are a few reason to get women on board.
Rebecca Miller-Webster
As Men in Kilts Franchise Grows, Women (In and Out of Kilts) Are Key
Franchises

As Men in Kilts Franchise Grows, Women (In and Out of Kilts) Are Key

Men in Kilts, like many franchises, is dominated by men. However, two women have been important to the growth of the business.
Kate Taylor
Leaning In: The 10 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned Businesses
Leadership

Leaning In: The 10 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned Businesses

Women Presidents Organization reveals its annual ranking of the top 50 women-led businesses in North America. We look at the leaders of the pack.
Jenna Goudreau
2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch
Entrepreneurs

2013's Entrepreneurial Women to Watch

Our first annual list of seven of the most innovative woman leaders from technology to retail to health and more.
Entrepreneur Staff
Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?
Growth Strategies

Dell's Women's Entrepreneur Network Heads to Turkey?

Why the computer giant has set its sights on women entrepreneurs -- and what it hopes to accomplish in Istanbul this June.
Sarah J. Robbins
Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby
Growth Strategies

Women Entrepreneurs: Still a Long Way to Go, Baby

Women-owned businesses may represent a big source of potential growth for the U.S. economy and jobs.
Laura Lorber