Tag Archive: women

The fastest-growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S.? Minority women.

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Across all ethnicities, the number of women-owned firms is increasing faster than the number of men-owned businesses. It has never been a better time to be a female entrepreneur. At least that’s what… Continue reading

Call It Supper: Charred Green Onion Butter

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“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” (Virgina Woolf) Entertaining doesn’t need to be stressful, but it also doesn’t need to always be chips and salsa and… Continue reading

Laura Bronner: Co-Founder, COO, & CMO At Gloss48

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Laura Bronner is the co-founder at Gloss48 and a beauty industry entrepreneur. Prior to Gloss48, Bronner helped develop upscale nail and waxing concepts MiniLuxe (Boston), Nail Bar (Chicago), and Trim (Chicago). Before earning… Continue reading

YouTube CEO, Susan Wojcicki, Explains Why Paid Maternity Leave Is Good for Business

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Susan Wojcicki, the CEO of YouTube explains why paid maternity leave is good for business in her most recently published article in the Wall Street Journal. She propels this issue to the forefront of our minds… Continue reading

Potty-Mouthed Princesses- Love It Or Hate It?

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Pass the swear jar to these little ladies! Everyone is talking about the controversial YouTube video that went viral last week. This video has sparked quite a few different opinions regarding it’s message… Continue reading

The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall Reminds Us- Who Is Your Role Model?

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November 9, 2014, marked the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. In spirit of this, I wanted to take the opportunity to write about my grandmother, a German woman who… Continue reading

AOL Brand CEO Steps Down To Run Venture Fund For Women-Led Startups

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AOL announced that Susan Lyne will relinquish her role as CEO of the company’s brand group to lead AOL’s newly established BBG Fund focused on early-stage investments in women-led consumer Internet start-ups. “As… Continue reading

‘Innovation Women’ Is Changing The Way We Conference

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I used to avoid the events targeting female entrepreneurs, the women power roundtables, the Girl Geek events. I wanted my events diverse and all too often the events targeting women were smaller, too… Continue reading

Notes on the Renaissance of Women

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This storm of endless thoughts and ceaseless pounding of my heart has left me craving a pen, a computer, something all morning. Something to let me release this craze of emotion that has… Continue reading

#WomenDoingWell: Homelessfonts finds art in pleas for help

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“Looking for a warm heart, and a warm meal.” “War veteran, please help.”  We typically shuffle past these messages, trying not to make eye contact. A worn piece of cardboard with Sharpie script… Continue reading