We all know the numbers by now: women CEOs only get about 2.3 percent of all venture capital. At Inc., we want to change that equation. There are now dozens of venture funds seeking out women-led businesses.
In Nevada’s legislature, women outnumber the men — a first in the nation. Carson City may never be the same.
CARSON CITY, Nev. — She didn’t plan to say it. Yvanna Cancela, a newly elected Democrat in the Nevada Senate, didn’t want to “sound crass.” But when a Republican colleague defended a century-old law requiring
A lunchroom worker fired after letting a student take food for free just got offered her job back. She won't take it
(CNN) — School officials and a food service company want to rehire a lunchroom employee who was fired for allowing a student in New Hampshire to take food without paying. But the former worker says she
The Akashinga, or “brave ones,” survived abuse and exploitation. Now, armed and trained like special forces, they're protecting the country’s most iconic wildlife. Sgt. Vimbai Kumire holds up a photo a
“Breast Is Best,” so the breastfeeding slogan goes. But when former Airbnb operator, Laura Modi, couldn’t produce enough milk for her daughter, her journey down the grocery aisle uncovered some shocking
Well, well, well. Joaquin Castro dithered and then declined, but a tougher Texas Democrat has stepped up to announce a challenge to our ruby red Republican senior senator, John Cornyn, who has had a death
It’s officially the year of celebrity-led corporate incubators for female entrepreneurs. In January, Rebecca Minkoff and the Female Founder Collective partnered with Visa to launch empowerment initiative
Anita Dongre, the world-famous fashion designer who has dressed the likings of Beyonce, Kate Middleton, Kim Kardashian, Hillary Clinton and Huma Abedin among others, has expanded her fashion empire to
She's still a force for her Detroit hometown--after two decades in a notoriously fickle business. For being an e-commerce company that reached profitability in year 2. For starting a female co-working