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How a Free Spirit Landed Corporate Contracts

As part of our with the New York Times, we profile Kristine Jones of New England Flagger Services.
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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.”

A Fashion Brand Keeps Its Sewing in the US

Jan Erickson of Janska is trying a lean manufacturing strategy to produce her American-made apparel.


The Challenges of Starting an Urban Winery

Forget rain or bugs. Lysanne Tusar, who makes wine in Hong Kong, has landlord problems.

A Woman in the Kitchen

Chef Jody Adams counts Julia Child as her mentor. She talks about rising to the top of the male-dominated restaurant business.
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“As Seen in The New York Times”

A collection of our articles and videos on female entrepreneurs that were featured in the Times' "You're the Boss" blog.

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After Runaway Success, a Green Entrepreneur Starts Again

Jen Boulden, who sold her first company to Disney, is back with an eco-friendly video channel, JenB TV.

Growing Carol’s Daughter in a Brooklyn Kitchen

Beauty entrepreneur Lisa Price talks about startup up, superstar backers and other secrets of success.

Starting a Pickle Company From Scratch

Jenny Fulton of Miss Jenny’s Pickles talks about exporting to China, her role model Sara Blakely and why she gets everything in writing.

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Why Arianna Huffington Inspires Me

Claudia Chan of S.H.E. Summit talks about the HuffPo founder's new campaign to prioritize well-being.
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Military Mom’s ‘KinderJam’ Program Inspired by Autistic Son

El Brown, a teacher by training, developed classes that emphasize individual learning. She’s expanded to 15 states and 10 countries.
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Tory Burch: Think of Negativity as Noise

Fashion powerhouse Tory Burch talks to Claudia Chan about ignoring the skeptics who initially criticized her business.


Making the Next Move a Success

Social entrepreneur Nancy Lublin talks to Claudia Chan about why she left her startup Dress for Success to turn around a flailing company.
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Elevating Millennial Women in the Workplace

Caroline Ghosn of Levo League talks to Claudia Chan about trying to help young women launch their careers.
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Helping Women Survivors of War

Zainab Salbi talks to Claudia Chan about how an image of rape camps led her to start Women for Women International.

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Jane Wurwand on Redefining Skincare

Jane Wurwand of Dermologica is on a mission to change the way women think about their skin. She talks to lifestyle expert Claudia Chan.

Helping Women Find Their Calling

Suparna Bhasin of She Creates Change teaches women how to discover their true passion. She talks to lifestyle expert Claudia Chan.
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Dee Poku on Inspiring the Next Generation of Women Leaders

The former Hollywood studio executive talks to lifestyle expert Claudia Chan about launching a global conference for women leaders.


Bobbi Brown on the Business of Beauty

The makeup artist turned millionaire entrepreneur talks to Claudia Chan about hard work, under-eye concealer and what truly makes a woman beautiful.

Fostering Female Social Entrepreneurs

Longtime activist Servane Mouazan says women are drawn to mission-based businesses. She hopes her London network will help thousands grow their social enterprises.
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See Our Gift Guide on MSNBC’s ‘Your Business’

Colleen DeBaise, our director of digital media, presented our list of socially conscious stocking stuffers made by female entrepreneurs.

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Joi Gordon on Dressing Disadvantaged Women for Success

One-time prosecutor Joi Gordon quit the legal profession to lead nonprofit Dress for Success. She talks to lifestyle expert Claudia Chan about how a suit can change a woman's life.
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Ingrid Vanderveldt on Overcoming Self-Doubt and Empowering Others

High-profile entrepreneur Ingrid Vanderveldt talks to women's lifestyle expert Claudia Chan about her own challenges and her plan to help the world's female entrepreneurs

An Entrepreneur Turns a Passion for Baking Into a Cookie Empire

Women's lifestyle expert Claudia Chan talks to baker extraordinaire Eleni Gianopulos about cookies, motherhood and happiness.