Tag Archive: Women-Led Companies

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    by Angie Chang

    The Sad Reality Of Women-Owned Businesses (Video)

    We have a lot of untapped human capital and potential in women in this country and we need to do more to encourage that.

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

    Senior Research Fellow Alicia Robb spells out the unfortunate reality of women-led businesses today in the latest animated Sketchbook video produced by the Kauffman Foundation.

    She points out that a “sad truth is that women are not making as much progress as a lot of statistics that you see out there would lead you to believe,” explaining:

    “You hear a lot about the number of women-owned businesses growing faster than firms overall.

    But that’s just a reflection of a lower base and

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    by Managing Editor

    What Pink Ghetto? Women Start Technology Companies

    By Marian Mangoubi (Founder & CEO, Sassy CEO)

    There’s an image of entrepreneurial women focusing on their startups on beauty, shopping, and fashion (“Pink Ghetto“). However, after a year of studying tech companies founded by women, I can say emphatically that this is a misrepresentation.

    Last year around this time there was a lot of discussion, “where are all the women in tech?” Each time I heard or read this. I noticed there were never statistics provided on the number of tech companies founded by women.