Women Entrepreneurs

Booty by Brabants Is Getting a Pop-Up Location in the Seaport

The First Booty By Brabants Pop-Up Store Is Coming to the Seaport<p>Owner and founder Kelly Brabants hopes this will be the first of many pop-up store …

Customers

Weekend takeaway: Welcome to tomorrow

Essential sci-tech reading including flying taxis, broadband-emitting balloons and meteor showers on-demand. Welcome to tomorrow … today.<p>Aston Martin …

Eighth Amendment

Influenceher event is all about workplace change

Amy Quigley, president of the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, has spearheaded planning for the nonprofit’s first day Influenceher …

Networking

How I Got My First Job In: Videography

Folake makes videos for the likes of Selena Gomez, Cheryl and Katie Piper. Here's how she landed the job<p><b>When you're trying to forge a career in a competitive industry, it's so easy for people to tell you to "get experience", "make your CV standout" or "do some networking", but what does it actually</b> …

Employment

NDRC’s Helen Fullen: ‘Women are underrepresented in entrepreneurship’

Peer support and learning from others is critical if we are to enable more women entrepreneurs to succeed.<p>The need for a national female entrepreneur …

Entrepreneurship

Bag a change

The support for cloth bags has never been so loud and persistent. The recent plastic ban in Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh has rekindled the hope for …

India

Commentary: Overlooked and underpaid, women must speak up and put themselves out there

SINGAPORE: If there’s one piece of advice I could give to women everywhere, it’s to voice workplace concerns to their bosses and harbour more …

Labor Economics

Regina's economic report card: Unemployment up, housing starts down

Regina’s population is growing faster than jobs are being created, and some believe encouraging entrepreneurship is the solution.International …

Entrepreneurship

Are You Sitting on Top of a Million-Dollar Idea?

4 lessons you can learn from a successful entrepreneur about the business ideas that may be right under your nose.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>The following excerpt is from</i> <i>Scott Duffy</i><i>’s book</i> Breakthrough. <i>Buy it now from</i> Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | …

Entrepreneurship

From Warren Buffett to Jeff Bezos -- 13 Quotes From Leaders Who Found Unbelievable Success | Inc.com

"When my legs hurt, I say: 'Shut up, legs!'" I love this quote from German cyclist Jens Voigt. He would yell this when the pain of long mountain stages in major races like the Tour de France would start to seep in. And he would keep pedaling.<p>It reminds me a lot of what it takes to be an …

Money

Early Stage VCs - Be Careful Out There

In addition to our own funds, we are investors in a number of other early-stage VC funds as part of our Foundry Group Next strategy. Yesterday, in …

Venture Capital

Government of Canada spending a billion plus to boost women-led businesses

Ottawa businesswoman Elizabeth Audette-Bourdeau is bracing for an uphill climb.<p>So far, she has secured grant money to get her company off the ground, …

Entrepreneurship

India is a tough, lonely place for female entrepreneurs

The world’s fastest-growing startup ecosystem is no place for female entrepreneurs.<p>Only two Indian cities have made it to a recent ranking of the 50 most favourable global places for them.<p>India’s Silicon Valley, Bengaluru, ranked 40th, while Delhi came in at 49 in the ranking (pdf) by technology …

Women Leaders

ACTUAL SELF-MADE BOSSES: Pat McGrath's Makeup Line Now Worth $1 BILLI + Severti Wilson Drops Gems On Becoming 1st Black Female Tech Entrepreneur In NOLA To Raise $2 Million

News you can use! We've got the deets on two REAL self-made bosses. Get the latest on <b>Pat McGrath</b>'s now $1 billion makeup line (yes, you read that …

Black Culture

The Founder Of Tala On Her Leap From Finance To Fundraising For Her Mission-Driven Startup

With various jobs in microfinance and investment banking at companies like Credit Suisse, UBS and Citi on her résumé, it’s safe to say Shivani Siroya was all about numbers, stats and figures when it came to starting a company. In fact, one statistic inspired her to leave her career in finance to …

Entrepreneurship

Chicago Entrepreneurs of Color Fund Gets $6.5 Million Cash Infusion From JPMorgan Chase, Fifth Third Bank

The Chicago Entrepreneurs of Color Fund, a tool that helps black small businesses grow, is getting a $6.5 million cash infusion. JPMorgan Chase & Co. …

African-American News

Kylie Jenner and the story of roofing supplies magnate Diane Hendricks

<i>Forbes</i> magazine recently released its list of the 60 richest self-made female entrepreneurs in the US. While much of the ensuing debate has been …

Kylie Jenner

Women entrepreneurs gradually cracking funding ceiling

TechIreland aims to sharply increase number of well-funded female founders

Women in Science

Wild Women Expeditions Debuts Icelandic Aurora Adventures

Icelandic Aurora Adventures will debut in winter of 2019, and will be a women's only expedition.

Northern Lights

Winery By and For Women Gets EU Support

Madamwine is a Georgian wine venture created by female entrepreneurs. It is the first winery in Georgia that is entirely created and run by women. …

Viral Marketing

Who Gets To Be Self-Made?

Kylie Jenner and the myth of the #GirlBoss.<p>This week in Kardashian Kulture, <i>Forbes</i> named Kylie Jenner "the youngest ever self-made billionaire" and the Internet predictably plotzed. Fans of the 20 year old pledged loyalty and cash, vowing to raise $100 million and earn Kylie the official B-word. …

Kylie Jenner

How smartphones are being used to disrupt gender inequality in Uganda

Women can power the entrepreneurial wave spreading across continental Africa, but they need one tool to unlock it.<p>The founders of smartphone loan and …

Financial Services

World-first sanitaryware machine a launch pad for rural jobs

A machine that will produce the world’s first biodegradable menstrual hygiene pads has been unveiled at the historic Liliesleaf Farm, as part of the …

Nelson Mandela

New Dell Research Ranks Cities Globally on Ability to Foster Women Entrepreneurship

<b>Dublin Ranked 34th out of 50 Cities Worldwide in its Support of Female Entrepreneurship</b><p><b>Dell advises city leaders, entrepreneurs and policy-makers on</b> …

Technology (Ireland)

The Rise of Women in Cannabis 2018: Females In Front

Part 1 of 8 2018 Cannabis Trends: Female leadership on the rise.<p>They say the future is female, and there are few places where that is more apparent …

Cannabis

Start Your Startup! One Day Masterclass for Women - 10 August

Start Your Startup is an Entrepreneurship 101 one-day masterclass to give you the essentials in starting your business journey. The course is for …

Entrepreneurship

Future leaders in business, engineering celebrate at winter graduation ceremonies

Renowned metallurgist to receive Emeritus Professorship<p>Hundreds of students will celebrate the culmination of their studies when the University of …

Australian Universities

'Funding dogs global women entrepreneurs from scaling businesses'

Toronto, July 18 (IANS) Women entrepreneurs worldwide face funding challenge to scale their businesses due to investors' trust deficit in the success …

Women Leaders

Turning Tables - How Women Entrepreneurs Are Redefining The World of Business

Women entrepreneurs believe in a holistic way of witnessing favorable outcomes, where genders are not defining success<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>With women in engineering, …

Entrepreneurship (India)

This Nigerian Woman Transforms Tires Into Cool Recycled Furniture

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><p><i>Incinerating tires can negatively impact the environment through polluted air, water, and soil. Finding creative uses</i> …

Activism