Traci Phillips, founder of Natural Evolution

Cleaning Up Our E-Waste Mess

Find out how Traci Phillips got into the business of preserving Mother Earth.

Judi Henderson-Townsend

Turning Body Parts Into a Business

Judi Henderson-Townsend of Oakland, Calif., has been selling, renting and recycling mannequins for nearly 15 years. This year, she hopes to achieve an elusive goal: Become a million-dollar business.

Recalling a Christmas Spent with a Start-Up

Becky O’Neil of Arlington, Va., remembers her first Christmas as an entrepreneur: She worked the entire day.

A Bootstrapping Entrepreneur Bets the Family Home

Adriana Rodriguez, an Austin mom of two, needed more cash flow after she launched a bilingual school.

Felena Hanson, founder of Hera Hub

How a Car Accident Inspired an Entrepreneur to Think Big

Felena Hanson launched her female-only coworking space after surviving a near-fatal wreck.

Nina Vaca, founder of Pinnacle Technical Resources

Creating a Billion Dollar Dream

Latina trailblazer Nina Vaca resurrected her failing tech company and turned it into a major industry player.

A staff walkout forced entrepreneur Sheela Murthy to change her management style

Entrepreneur Learns the Hard Way to Appreciate Employees

Sheela Murthy was an unsympathetic boss. A walkout forced her to change.

Why Women Need Role Models Video: Why We Started The Story Exchange

Why Women Need Role Models

Here’s why women who start businesses matter more than we think.

Refugee immigrant woman entrepreneur Nada Kiblawi, founder of NHK Consulting

From Refugee Camp to Successful Entrepreneur

Nada Kiblawi was born in a refugee camp, lived through a few wars and finally found safe haven and economic independence as an entrepreneur in the U.S.

Knitter Turns Hobby Into a Multi-Million $ Business

By keeping an eye on the bottom line, Laura Zander has grown her tiny idea into a major success.

Joy Opfer: Woman Entrepreneur Turns Steel into Eco-Jewelry

Woman Entrepreneur Turns Steel into Eco-Jewelry

Joy Opfer left her internet job to return to her steel industry roots and hand craft eco-jewelry, now worn by top celebrities.

Hong Kong’s Queen of Restaurants

Watch how Anna Chau built a successful restaurant empire in one of the most competitive food capitals.

Ana Perez, founder of Kika Hair Design

The Beauty of the Hair Salon

Aside from your new look, Ana Perez thinks there’s something else going on in hair salons that can make you feel better.

Jocelyn Chng

Woman Entrepreneur Who’s Tough as Nails

At 21, Jocelyn Chng took over a family business to provide for her five siblings and grew it to a company that today employs hundreds.

JFK and Random Kids

There is a movement brewing among young people who are waking up to the problems around them and taking action in meaningful, effective ways. Learn more about Talia, who mobilized kids to raise $10 million for Hurricane Katrina Relief.