Starting a business is daunting to say the least. It’s not easy nor is it for the faint of heart. However, that is what makes an entrepreneur different. Entrepreneurs are risk takers; they are people who are willing to risk everything, financially and career wise, to grow their ideas and businesses.
If you are planning on starting a business, you should study the actions and traits of those who have been successful as there are many lessons we can learn from successful entrepreneurs and startups to give ourselves a better chance at hitting it big.
Women have had to fight for their place in the world. It wasn’t until 1920 that women were even given the right to vote. There have been great historical trials for women, and even though women have gained many rights in the last century and made a place for themselves in a man’s world, women are still fighting for equality and equal opportunity in the workplace.
Ask any young girl in the U.S. today to name the top five leading ladies in Hollywood and they’re likely to recite with ease a complete and accurate list in less than sixty seconds. But ask them to come up with five names of past and present notable females in science and technology and they’ll undoubtedly need some help from a Google search.
With many women working hard to shatter the glass ceiling, it appears that there are increasing possibilities for women in professional capacities. Industries that are commonly skewed to be male-dominant are now being occupied by female workers.
Find inspiration for your new business venture with these tips ST....Read More
We all have "too much to do." As a professional speaker, I hear...Read More
American Banker’s Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking...Read More
A particularly important differentiator in today’s job market...Read More
Frances Kweller, CEO of Kweller Prep, a learning incubator...Read More
We are dedicated to promoting women's rights in America's employment and education. We aim to spread awareness of issues and opportunities concerning all female workers through news and by connecting them with employers who foster equal opportunity as part of their corporate policies. The careers and organizations listed here are dedicated to these ends.
If you'd like to advertise with Women In Business & Industry, and to learn more about the benefits of equal opportunity recruiting, visit EqualityMagazines.com