The National Girls Collaborative Project brings together organizations in support of girls in STEM.
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.
Shaan Kandawalla pushed gender norms in her native Pakistan. Now, she’s ready to take on the U.S. tech scene.
Sally Ride Science helps students and teachers in STEM, thanks to the work and inspiration of its famous founder.
Elizabeth Rees, whose family owns a printing company, finds her own path with Chasing Paper.
As part of our continuing series with the New York Times, we profile homespun designer Jan Erickson of Janska.
Alison Chung: I have friends who call me the inspector, the detective. My family members will not allow me to be in the presence of their digital devices. When I visit, everybody locks everything up. Colleen DeBaise: Welcome to The Story Exchange, featuring the stories and strategies of entrepreneurial women around the world. I’m Colleen … Continued
Danae Ringelmann: Having watched my parents struggle so much to grow their business cause they never could actually get a loan to do it, I really did wanna understand money and why it was so hard to get money and help figure that out. Colleen DeBaise: Welcome to The Story Exchange, featuring the stories and … Continued
Kristine Jones, who provides “flaggers” to manage traffic at work sites, figured out a way to land big utility companies as clients.
Kristie Arslan of Women Impacting Public Policy thinks education and reform are key in improving access.
“I discovered was that there were no high quality education materials for teaching toddlers a foreign language, so I set out to create them for myself.”
Jan Erickson of Janska is trying a lean manufacturing strategy to produce her American-made apparel.
Women business owners talk about how they pushed past their own mental roadblocks.
Continuing our coverage of female food entrepreneurs, we talked to women at Smorgasburg and Union Square Greenmarket.
Positivity and entrepreneurial spirit meet at open-air food markets, making them a welcome place for women business owners.
A look at women business owners who have always been free of finance-related anxieties.