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Lessons from the Downfall of a Feminist Leader

A 19th century successful, edge-walking feminist entrepreneur, publisher and leading suffragette who racked up a number of firsts—in politics and business—suffered harsh consequences. What can we learn from Victoria Woodhull experience that still applies today? read more

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Lessons from the Downfall of a Feminist Leader

Lessons from the Downfall of a Feminist Leader

A 19th century successful, edge-walking feminist entrepreneur, publisher and leading suffragette who racked up a number of firsts—in politics and business—suffered harsh consequences. What can we learn from Victoria Woodhull experience that still applies today? Read more

The Wages of Tenacity

The Wages of Tenacity

Meet Joan Prowse, Canadian documentary filmmaker, whose tenacious career story reads “against all odds.”

Am I Really A CEO?

Am I Really A CEO?

What your business title really means.

Those Britches are Too Big For You, Young Lady

Those Britches are Too Big For You, Young Lady

Where to look for quality investment and financial advice as a female entrepreneur.

Diversity Rules

Diversity Rules

High-tech admits it has a problem with diversity. Rajkumari Neogy believes she has the “disruptive” solution.

JJ Steeves Stray Kitties in the City

JJ Steeves Stray Kitties in the City

New Year grind getting to you? Don’t worry. This week we have an army of thoughtful stray cats to make you smile.

Are Nonprofits Getting in the Way of Social Change?

Are Nonprofits Getting in the Way of Social Change?

Once seen as the primary catalysts for social change, today there are some who have become impatient and dissatisfied with the status quo in the nonprofit sector.

Maya Penn: The vision to spark movement

Maya Penn: The vision to spark movement

15 year old entrepreneur, illustrator, activist believes in the power of her ideas – especially when it comes to working towards a better future for both her customers and the planet.

Is Crowdfunding Leveling The Playing Field For Entrepreneurs?

Is Crowdfunding Leveling The Playing Field For Entrepreneurs?

Entrepreneurs are not always well served by traditional gatekeepers for financing. The good news is that VCs are no longer the only ones holding the key to investment money. 

If Santa was a woman, could she do the job?

If Santa was a woman, could she do the job?

‘Headaches’, ‘babies’ and ‘not strong enough to carry a sack.’ Reasons children give for why Santa can’t be a woman.