This infographic from the Degree Library is designed to help prospective college-age entrepreneurs figure out how to get their ventures off the ground.
We've interviewed hundreds of successful women entrepreneurs about their small business journeys and what they learned along the way. Read the stories of inspiring startup founders, mid-stage strivers and established business leaders. Learn from the experiences of women business owners of every age working in every industry, from around the world. Discover the many paths women are taking to build great companies, break through barriers and cultivate economic and social good. Get ready! These everyday role models may well inspire you to start your own business, or give you killer ideas for growing the one you have. You may even feel inspired to share your startup story with us.
The findings of a new report indicate that an 87 percent majority of female entrepreneurs feel optimistic about the prospects for their businesses in 2014.
Penelope Shihab, a biotech entrepreneur, gets the main ingredient for her Skinue line from camels owned by Dubai’s royal family.
Xiaoning Wang of ChinaSprout is working to turnaround her educational-products company.
We’re celebrating Women’s History Month with Rep. Tammy Duckworth, who embodies the theme of “character, courage and commitment.”
Alma Jadallah seeks to broker peace between Middle Eastern communities in a post-Arab Spring world.
Fashion powerhouse Tory Burch talks to Claudia Chan about ignoring the skeptics who initially criticized her business.
“For a year we searched for solutions. We were on a mission to create comfort for all.”
In today’s moment of inspiration, actress Sarah Jessica Parker gives us a lesson on balance in heels.
Social entrepreneur Nancy Lublin talks to Claudia Chan about why she left her startup Dress for Success to turn around a flailing company.
Alison Chung has parlayed a phenomenal gift for numbers into a computer forensics firm.
For this week’s inspiration, we’re turning to much-lauded author Toni Morrison, who encourages us to dream big– and get to work.
Ati Okelo Williams says she felt fearful making the change but has seen her real estate listings triple.
Human rights activist & politician Aung San Suu Kyi reminds us that women are valuable, in every sense of the word.
Caroline Ghosn of Levo League talks to Claudia Chan about trying to help young women launch their careers.