New research has found that 40 percent of all households with children under 18 years of age include mothers who are either the sole or primary source of family income.
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.
It’s certainly true that a combination of events, decisions and moments of lightness and dark turn a person’s life into what it is.
Roya Mahboob rises above death threats, fighting for women’s empowerment and education with computers, access to the Internet and social media.
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.
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.
By keeping an eye on the bottom line, Laura Zander has grown her tiny idea into a major success.
Co-host of The View tells Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban that entrepreneur can ‘have it all’
Entrepreneurs confirm research about the gap in Internet access in low and middle-income countries.
NurseLineMD helps patients and doctors communicate quickly and securely from any location.
A new survey has found that women business owners have a favorable outlook for business this year.
Develop courage, celebrate success and don’t let anyone bring you down.
Courageous, inspiring Pakistani teenager recovering well and continuing fight for girls education
While there are countless options for finding a gift online, it can be challenging to find something that’s fun and not too tough on the wallet.
Women communicate well, take initiative and have emotional intelligence
The SBA will make changes to help women-owned small businesses get more federal contracts.