Marie Chauvois

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16 tech jobs with the largest gender gaps

Computer programmers and game artists top the list of tech jobs in which women are paid less than their male peers. Here's how to prevent this from …

Gender

Why do women choose to leave the tech industry?

Although efforts are being made to bring more women into the tech sector, many face insurmountable barriers once they get there<p>We're all aware of the …

Why Today’s Feminists Are Opting to ‘Lean Out’ Instead

Being a successful woman is not one size fits all.<p>565<p>SHARES<p>Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg captivated a generation of women with her 2010 TED Talk and …

Why It's Getting Harder, Not Easier, to Find Women with Computer Science Degrees | Inc.com

You might assume that more and more women are finishing school with computer science degrees, right? There's just one problem: you'd be wrong.<p>According to new research from Girls Who Code and Accenture, over the last 30 years, the gender gap and computing jobs has become worse, not better. At the …

The World's Most Powerful Women: December 1

One of the many lingering questions about the outcome of the U.S. election is why so many white women voted for Donald Trump, considering his track …

Sheryl Sandberg Will Donate $100 Million to Help Women Lean In

Sheryl Sandberg will donate $100 million to charities with a focus on empowering women and helping grieving families, the Wall Street <i>Journal</i> reported.<p>…

10 Success lessons from Ursula Burns – “Chairman and CEO of Xerox” for entrepreneurs

Share55<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>+11<p>Shares 56<p>Ursula Burns grew up in a housing project on Manhattan’s Lower East Side and now runs Xerox. Before the Lower East Side …

7 Surprising Things the Most Successful Women Leaders Never Do | Inc.com

We all know there aren't enough powerful women leaders in the world, especially the world of business. And we mostly disagree about why that is, with explanations ranging from deeply ingrained gender bias, to the "mommy track" to women's own lack of confidence.<p>Whatever the explanation, there are …

How the Youngest Female CEO of a Publicly Traded Company Overcame Age and Gender Bias | Inc.com

<i>This is the fourth article in a series on "Entrepreneurship After the Election" that is running on Inc.com this week. Today, Elizabeth Gore speaks with Lifeway CEO Julie Smolyansky about women entrepreneurs, the contentious election and the need for mentorship.</i><p><b>You started off as the youngest female</b> …

Karina LeBlanc: ‘Leadership is the ability to empower others’

Former Canadian National team goalkeeper Karin LeBlanc is all about living in the space of being uncomfortable.<p>Born in the U.S to an English father …

The Truth About Being a Female Entrepreneur

Presented by<p><i>Want more Amazing Women Entrepreneurs? Join us at Wanderlust Hollywood or by Facebook Live on November 5 as we welcome female luminaries</i> …

7 incredible life lessons from the top female entrepreneurs

What we see in successful people is who they are now: wealthy, well-known and respected role models.<p>Not many people pay attention to the hardships …

6 Secrets of Super-Productive Female Entrepreneurs

More than ever before we are seeing motivated, intelligent and capable female leaders carving out the way in new, established and underdeveloped …

Entrepreneurship

Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding

Intentional or not, most investors are more likely to give money to males. That needs to change.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Women entrepreneurs run 30 percent of all small businesses, and together employ 7.9 million people and generate $1.4 trillion in sales (as of …

The Real Problem Facing Women- and Minority-Owned Tech Startups

Sarah Kunst is founder and CEO of Proday. She is a former venture capital investor and can be reached at @sarahkunst. In 2014, Alison Wood Brooks, Laura Huang, Sarah Wood Kearney and Fiona E. Murray published a Harvard Business School study showing that the most effective way to raise investment …

Venture Capital

50 Must-Follow Women Entrepreneurs in 2017

In her recent article on Huffington Post, Allison O’Kelly talked about how women-owned businesses are on the rise. While that’s worth major applause, …

Detroit's mother entrepreneurs: these women started businesses and ended up with happy families

In the first of a three-part series looking at the challenges of being both a mother and entrepreneur, Melinda Clynes writes about women seeking …

Infographic: Top 10 Cities for Female Entrepreneurs

Get to know <b>NFIB</b><p>NFIB is America's leading small business association, promoting and protecting the right of our members to own, operate, and grow …

How to solve for the lack of women in technology

Why is the fastest-growing industry in the U.S. — which is predicted to provide more job opportunities than all other professional sectors — still failing to attract and retain women?<p>It has been said that women hold up half the sky — and they account for more than half of the users of technology …

4 Tips for Female Entrepreneurs From the Woman Who Grew Birchbox to $485M

Despite the fact that women-led companies perform three times better than those with male CEOs, women in the U.S. own only five percent of startups …

What every woman entrepreneur should know

When Grace Bonney began conducting the interviews that would result in her new book “In The Company of Women,” she knew that she didn’t want to write …

Entrepreneurship

How Do Women Entrepreneurs Balance Work and Family?

How Technology Empowers Women Around The World

<i>Global Risk Insights sat down with Allison Kahn, Director of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women’s Mentoring Women in Business Programme, to</i> …

The Most Impressive Women Entrepreneurs of 2016

These women raised money, created products, and thought differently about some of the most antiquated feminine products out there.

'Shark Tank' Host Kevin O'Leary on Why Women Entrepreneurs Rule

The co-founder of O'Leary Funds explains why the women-led companies that he has invested in are more successful than men-led companies.

Startups And Silicon Valley - My View As A Female Entrepreneur

Silicon Valley – thought of by many as the startup and technology capital of the world – is an ever evolving place with an energy and a dynamic that is all its own. After years of traveling to the Bay Area for meetings, I moved here about two years ago to expand my startup, GoHero. Between the …

Silicon Valley

Women Entrepreneurs are Experts at Doing More with Less

Women entrepreneurs face more challenges when starting and running a business. This blog discusses those challenges, gives statistics and shows why …

8 Women Rocking the Israeli Startup Scene

It's no surprise that Israeli companies are rocking the startup scene. The nation is now rated #1 outside the Silicon Valley for startups and is known for their innovative and trendy ideas. In recent years, there has been an increase in the diversity of entrepreneurs with more and more women taking …

Five skills every female entrepreneur needs to master

Are you self-employed or the owner of your own business? Read five skills you need to master to be successful!<p>Women make fantastic business leaders …

Women Tech Entrepreneurs On the Rise – How I Defied the Critics

At my one-year business school reunion in May 2016, I pitched at the startup showcase. Of the 20 pitches, only three were women founders.This is not …