Women & Small Business

careers

This Conference for Women Is Just the Start of an Emerging Empire

7:00 am, September 27, 2013

Chantal Pierrat is on a mission to support the rise of feminine leadership and entrepreneurship, and she has powerful friends.

diversity

Women Have Been Getting As Little As 4% of Venture Capital

9:00 am, September 05, 2013

It seems male investors like to give their money to other men — even when the product is geared toward female consumers.

small business

Want a Job? Ask a Woman Who Owns a Business

7:30 am, April 09, 2013

Growth at women-owned firms over the past 16 years exceeds growth of all but the very largest, publicly traded corporations, American Express says.

small business

SCORE Awards: School House

11:30 am, September 22, 2011

School House won SCORE's 2011 award for Outstanding Woman-owned Small Business.

small business

SBA Launches Contract Program for Women

11:30 am, February 07, 2011

Amid SBA cutback threats, the U.S. encourages more women small-business owners to seek contracts.

weird stuff

The Gender Gap: Surprising Stats & Stories

7:00 am, October 28, 2009

Women work more, earn less and must fight red tape and bad stereotypes to succeed in their personal and personal lives.

networking

Networking Guide: Top Women’s Organizations

3:50 pm, February 27, 2009

Connect with other professional women through these top networking organizations.

switching careers

Why Bother With a Day Job When You Want to Be an Entrepreneur?

12:32 pm, January 15, 2009

Make the most out of being an employee while you bide your time.

small business

Entrepreneurial Moms: A Different Way to Balance

12:41 pm, January 09, 2009

Being your own boss offers a lot more flexibility.

government initiatives

Government Aid for Women Business Owners

1:00 am, December 18, 2008

Apply for one of these government loans to fund your small business.

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