A digital media project showcasing entrepreneurial women around the world


The Power of an Astronaut’s Legacy

Sally Ride Science helps students and teachers in STEM, thanks to the work and inspiration of its famous founder.
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Get Over It: That Negative Voice Inside Your Head

Many women say their top business challenge is dealing with self-doubt. Our panel offers tips.
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The Lost Art of Sewing

As part of our continuing series with the New York Times, we profile homespun designer Jan Erickson of Janska.

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Get Over It: Your Lack of Patience

Want everything to happen yesterday? Our expert panel provide tips on how to hurry up and wait.

For Women, Harvard Tops for Cold Hard Cash

Research firm Pitchbook names the top universities for future VC-seeking women business owners.
James Waldinger

Do You Have What It Takes to Start a Business?

If you're having second thoughts about being an entrepreneur, James Waldinger, CEO of Artivest, says to let passion be your guide.

Jennifer Walsh

When In Doubt, Go For It

Serial entrepreneur Jennifer Walsh says don't let fear stop you from trying.
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Get Over It: Your Lonely Business Slump

Our panel of experts provide tips on what to do when business isn't so great.
Adriana Gardella

The Antidote to Fear

Senior Editor Adriana Gardella says there's a remedy for trepidation.

Ann Mehl

Face Fear By Testing Your Assumptions

Business coach Ann Mehl recommends a course of action when it feels impossible to move forward.
Joanna Lord

When Afraid, Break Down Your Anxiety

Marketing expert Joanna Lord provides a quick tip for stripping fear of its power.
Rod Kurtz

There’s No Harm in Trying

Editor Rod Kurtz reminds us that our ideas are worth attempting, regardless of the outcome.


Getting Federal Contracts Into Women’s Hands

Kristie Arslan of Women Impacting Public Policy thinks education and reform are key in improving access.
Felena Hanson

It’s Not a Setback. It’s an Opportunity for Growth

Felena Hanson of Hera Hub doesn't even use the word "failure."
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Sabina Hitchen on the Business of Building Buzz

The co-founder of Tin Shingle talks about what makes her tick and provides tips for “brand storytelling.”


What’s Stopping You? Not Failure.

Small-biz expert Claudia Chan suggests a screen saver for the next time you've got the jitters.
Ali Brown

On Becoming an Entrepreneurial Being

The more you step out, the more your "comfort zone" expands, says radio host Ali Brown.
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Why Male Investors Should ‘Get’ Women-Led Companies

As more female entrepreneurs post strong numbers, VCs would be wise to back their startups.

Jen Groover

A Daily Mantra for Entrepreneurs

Jen Groover, serial entrepreneur, shares how to overcome fear of failure in this picture quote.
Angela Jia Kim

Why Fear Can Be a Creative Force

In this picture quote, our expert Angela Jia Kim explains the benefit of trepidation.
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Get Over It: That Fear of ‘Making the Ask’

Women often have trouble asking for money and opportunities. Our panel provides advice.

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Julia Pimsleur of Little Pim: A New Language Learning Program for Kids

"I discovered was that there were no high quality education materials for teaching toddlers a foreign language, so I set out to create them for myself."

The New Empowering Kid on the Block

With "Miss Possible," two female entrepreneurs hope to inspire girls to dream big through playtime.

The Ascent of Women Business Owners

This infographic reveals great news for female entrepreneurs.