Austin-based organization GirlStart is developing girls’ interests in science, tech, engineering and math.
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.
STEM advocate and entrepreneur Felecia Hatcher is working to bring tech education to underprivileged communities.
Stacy Francis of Savvy Ladies helps women prepare (fiscally) for anything.
Jessica Lawrence of the NY Tech Meetup is passionate about equality for all – particularly women in STEM.
In this 1,000 Stories update, Satya Ishaani Pandey talks about her focus on organic beauty.
The San Francisco native says she was inspired by her small-business-owner parents to create the crowdfunding platform.
Financial adviser Manisha Thakor wants to “link women’s empowerment and personal finance, so women’s voices can soar.”
As part of our with the New York Times, we profile Kristine Jones of New England Flagger Services.
The Association for Women in Science seeks to rectifying the systemic issues facing STEM women.
Danielle Gletow of One Simple Wish discusses how her venture has helped foster children.
Scientist Amy Sheng of CellScope is designing a device to help moms diagnose kids’ ear infections.
AP Computer Science nearly derailed Melody McCloskey’s career in tech. Today she’s running StyleSeat in San Francisco.
Delia Viader finds a better business model after her entire inventory goes up in smoke.
PlumbTalk, Inc. CEO Shelley Plumb talks through the experience of letting feelings dictate finances.