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50 Ways Women Entrepreneurs Can Fund Their Businesses

Alternatives to Silicon Valley's male-dominated VC firms.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The past few weeks, our social feeds have been lit up with accounts of Silicon Valley's overt sexism. This isn't the kind of news that we've grown accustomed to. The kind that …

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Better support for female entrepreneurs could boost economy by £100bn

Targeted help for early stage female entrepreneurs could boost the UK economy by as much as a whopping £100 billion over the next 10 years, according …

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What Many Entrepreneurs Do Wrong Once Their Startup Becomes Successful

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

When Data—Not Humans—Guide VC Funding, More Women Win

How investment platform CircleUp uses big data to fight gender bias.<p>“Traditionally, entrepreneurs have raised money in old-boy networks, typically in San Francisco or New York,” says CircleUp CEO Ryan Caldbeck. From CircleUp’s start in 2012, it has aimed to help entrepreneurs bypass this …

50+ resources for female entrepreneurs – The Mission – Medium

<b>a comprehensive list of venture firms, accelerators, angel money, networks and resources targeted towards the female entrepreneur</b><p><b>Angel Money and</b> …

Fearlessness, Courage and Capital: What's Needed to Fuel the Next Stage of Growth for Women Entrepreneurs

Elizabeth Gore says women create businesses twice as fast as men. “Yet their failure rate is disproportionately higher,” the Dell entrepreneur in residence tells <i>Entrepreneur</i> at Circular Summit in Houston today.<p>Despite progress forged in leaps and bounds in recent years, women-owned businesses are …

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This 32-year-old CEO shares the most common piece of advice she gives aspiring entrepreneurs

Cofounder Cassandra Stavrou, 32, came up with the idea for the company — which makes posh, healthy popcorn — while working at advertising agency BBH in London.<p>"3pm everyday people go and buy a snack," Stavrou told Business Insider. "Invariably they'd buy a chocolate bar and feel really guilty or …

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A London startup CEO explains the way she steals top employees from companies like Bloomberg

Melissa Morris is the cofounder and CEO of Network Locum, which provides a platform to help self-employed locum doctors find work at GP practices and to help GP practices find cover when they need it.<p>"This is what I'm doing to take your talented people," she told an audience of employees from firms …

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Impostor Syndrome: Why You Feel Like A Fraud And How To Overcome It

<b>You don’t belong here.</b><p><b>You’re not good enough.</b><p><b>You got lucky.</b><p><b>They’re going to realize you aren’t that smart.</b><p>Ever heard this voice in your head? You’re …

A Competition for Female Founders Tackles Tech's Gender Gap

Rent the Runway—the popular online service that lets consumers borrow designer dresses and accessories and get everything delivered to their …

If Dads Heard The Inane Crap That's Spouted At Working Mums

A hilarious parody Twitter account is calling out the inane advice working mums hear all the time.<p>@manwhohasitall offers "top tips for men juggling a …

7 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Tom Hanks

<i>Follow</i> <i>Entrepreneur on Facebook</i> <i>to join the discussion on hot topics.</i><p>If you’ll indulge a reporter for a minute, I’d like to have a fan-girl moment about Tom Hanks. His long and varied career -- actor, producer, writer, director and app developer -- makes him among Hollywood’s elite, and he’s done it …

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3 Reasons Now Is the Time for Female Founders to Land Venture Capital

New research shows funding for women-led startups is way up.<p>If you're a female CEO looking for funding the numbers have traditionally looked bleak. According to research conducted by the multi-university program The Diana Project, only 2.7 percent of U.S. companies that received venture capital …

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