Tag Archive: Female Entrepreneurship

  1. DNA
    by Angie Chang

    Men Need To Sponsor Women In STEM Industries For Job Creation, Economic Recovery

    Encourage male peers and colleagues to sponsor women for opportunities, from job promotions to nominations to boards.

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Buck the trend and go big. 88% of women-owned firms in the U.S. are sole-proprietorships, according to an female entrepreneurship report by public radio reporter Ashley Milne-Tyte. She talks with prominent women working to increase women’s participation in high-growth entrepreneurship.

    Where today’s highly educated women fall flat on opportunities to spur new job creation is explained by Kauffman vice president Lesa Mitchell, who explains a major problem for women’s advancement in entrepreneurship – the “network problem”: