Despite the odds and depressing statistics, these female-founded firms raked in millions of dollars from investors – and made headlines – this year.
Money & Funding
If you want information about small business funding, you've come to the right place. We've rounded up the most common sources of funding for startups, from friends and family money to Kickstarter campaigns, from SBA loans to venture capital. You'll also find some information about small business grants for women.
A new study analyzes the data to see where women entrepreneurs are receiving venture capital.
Deborah Sweeney of MyCorporation.com guides you through keeping your business afloat in rough waters.
Women entrepreneurs: Want to pitch your business idea to investors? A new study suggests female founders might have better luck sending a cold pitch via email than previously thought.
Over the weekend, California Senator and 2020 presidential hopeful Kamala Harris unveiled her plan for assisting black entrepreneurs. Not all of it was well-received.
This summer, dive into these 7 books by and for women to help you succeed as an entrepreneur.
Jules Pieri co-founded The Grommet, a marketplace for “maker” products — and overcame being turned down by 250 venture capitalists.
Women entrepreneurs looking for how to find investors can try the Fundery, a searchable venture capital database for female founders.
When Claire Tomkins started fertility business Future Family in 2016, her company’s focus was a mystery to male investors. Here’s how she got their attention – and their money.
America’s most-buzzed-about professional tennis player took to Instagram to reveal her portfolio, which favors diverse leadership.
After living through the Woolsey Fire, Deborah Sweeney of MyCorporation.com provides these disaster-planning tips for small businesses.
After raising its latest round of venture capital, Emily Weiss’s Glossier is now a woman-led unicorn.
MyCorporation.com CEO Deborah Sweeney explains why, when and how small business owners need to apply for tax extension.
ThirdLove can now make and sell bras designed for every unique female body. Male investors should take note.
We’re looking back on six multimillion-dollar business moves made by women this year. Read all about the cash these enterprising women either raked in or plunked down in 2018.