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3 Women Taking on Competitive, Male-Dominated Industries—and Killing It

Three small-business owners demonstrate why it’s never been a better time to be a female entrepreneur.

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A Woman's One Stop Resource for Starting and Financing a Business

This resource-rich guide provides advice to help you start a small business with key insights into the funding options currently available f

Am I Ready?

The Essential Guide for Female Entrepreneurs Who Want to Go Big

If you're a woman entrepreneur, there are several things you can do to overcome the hurdles and challenges. Learn 4 powerful tips to achieve

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Raising Capital

Women Entrepreneurs Get Their Game On With Angel Investors

Since 36% of entrepreneurs seeking angel funding are women, it's important to know the basics of how to attract angels with your business. L

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Case Studies

VIDEO: Alexandra’s Macarons on starting a business based on what you love

Watch Alexandra’s inspiring story about how she was able to start a business based on something that she loves to do.

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Growing Your Business

How to Build Your Small Business Network

When starting a small business, having a local network is your biggest asset. Boost your credibility and make strategic partnerships using t

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Case Studies

VIDEO: MatchaBox on the challenge of continuing to learn

See how Alissa is able to continue learning and growing as a small business owner. A challenging, yet rewarding feat.

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Starting a Business

Financial Success Secrets of the Self-Employed

Professional organizer & business systems expert Alaia Williams is an accidental entrepreneur who now shares what she's learned about busine

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How the VC Industry Is Becoming Women-Friendly

In 2014, only 6% of venture capital firm partners were women. Find out the progress being made, and the work that women are doing to improve

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Business Profiles

Startup Lessons From New York City Fashion Brand Ooshie

Starting a fashion brand is full of risks. Learn how Melissia Hill launched Ooshie and the lessons she's learned along the way.

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Business Profiles

Entrepreneurial MD Finds Success Designing Stylish Scrubs

The day Dr. Neela Sethi Young started her clinical rotation in medical school, she was handed her first pair of scrubs.

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Business Profiles

Years of Groundwork Turn Accessory Company into Overnight Success

On the day Morgan Sarner's Handbag Raincoat ecommerce site went live, she sold just two of the waterproof covers that protect women's handba

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Professional Growth

How Female Entrepreneurs Can Hack the Pygmalion Effect to Their Advantage

By taking notes from a decades-old principle, female entrepreneurs can toss gendered expectations out the window and increase their business

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