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5 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Prepare for Equity Crowdfunding

Things you need to do NOW to ensure that you get on the first wave of money flowing into new startups, once equity crowdfunding is legalized.

 
 
Harrison Ford presents Heather Taylor with the prestigious Combs Gates Award from the National Aviation Hall of Fame.

How Twenty Female Pilots from 1929 Guide Me in Business Today

Inspired by the very first female pilots, Heather Taylor started her own business and received the prestigious Combs Gates Award presented to her by Harrison Ford.

 

 
Tax Return tips for small business owners, photo by freedigitalphotos.net

Unable to File Your Taxes on Time? 5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs to Opt for a Tax Extension

CEO of the legal filing service MyCorportation.com, Deborah Sweeney, explains why, when and how small business owners need to apply for tax extension.

 
 
Hillary Clinton Speech at Women in the World Summit

Hillary Clinton: Women Are Not Victims, We Are Agents of Change

Watch Hillary Clinton give a rousing speech at the Women in the World Summit about the importance of fighting on for the rights of women and girls in the U.S. and around the world.

 

 
Jen Heilemann, Developer at The Nerdery

Women in Tech: Scarcity, Sexism and Solutions

Software engineer Jen Heilemann reflects on the stark reality of women in tech, their scarce numbers, the sexism some of them are subjected to, and how to change all of that.

 
 
Sheryl Sandberg Lean In

Lean In Sparks Push Back

Leaning in: It began, perhaps, with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s December 2010 TEDWomen talk on why there are so few women leaders (which has now garnered 2.1 million views on TED.com and YouTube).

 

 
Mother's day bouqet

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2013

Mother’s day is fast approaching and we looked through the women-owned businesses in our 1000 Stories campaign to come up with a list of products that can put a smile on a mom’s face.

 
 
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In Business and in Health: Running a Business with Your Spouse

Going into business with the person that you married may seem like a great idea but it doesn’t always end up in happily ever after. Here’s what you need to know before tying the co-working knot.