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Techs and the City - American female entrepreneurs are a happy bunch, and among the most content and active compared to 24 other developed economies, according to a new global report released recently. The data from Babson College, which focuses on...
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#NYCTech - Dagne Dover is a practical luxury handbag and accessories brand that solves women’s biggest handbag problem: the fact that your bag quickly becomes a black hole. You know it’s true. Can’t find your keys? Your water bottle...
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AlleyTalk - Jeff Bussgang’s recent article about the lack of women in VC struck a nerve with me as this topic has always been near and dear to my heart so I want to share the story of Barbara Walters and show what it can reveal about the lack...
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Advice - Though this summer it seems like we have been bombarded by reports about the minority of women in Silicon Valley and the tech industry as a whole, it is great to see some success stories. Business Insider just compiled a list of the...
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Crowdfunding - Sensitive. Timid. Collaborative. Words like these (somewhat stereotypically) have been associated with women for years. There might be some truth in them, though — at least when it comes to business. While women are more...
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Techs and the City - MIT student Erica Swallow is finding out how unwelcoming the world of venture capital can be for women. She discusses her experiences with Sara Murray.
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#NYCTech - Jalak Jobanputra is a venture capitalist specializing in digital media, enterprise software, broadband infrastructure, healthcare IT, mobile & Internet – among other sectors. Jobanputra is currently a founding Partner at...
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#NYCTech - Less than 7 percent of start-ups launched in 2013 were female-led, according to Startup Weekend, a global network that helps developers and entrepreneurs launch ventures. Despite that low threshold, more millennial women are trying to...
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Advice - Two years ago, I found myself in the right class at the right time at Allegheny College. As a result, I accidentally became an entrepreneur. My college startup experience would later on define my postgraduate plans. Months later, I...
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AlleyTalk - Twitter releases its diversity numbers, and it reveals its employees are mostly male and white. How do more women get hired? Michal Tsur, Kaltura...
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AlleyTalk - It’s summer.  School’s out and for many of the students, the city is a playground. Some participate in internships but what if, instead of internships, you start a program where they can learn what it’s like to be an...
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Advice - While many business challenges are common for all founders, there are unique lessons that female entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to learn. Here are several essential lessons I've learned as a successful female entrepreneur and...
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AlleyTalk - A former executive Tinder has sued the dating app, claiming she was sexually harassed and discriminated against before being forced out. Vivek Wadhwa,...
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Techs and the City - It was a good week for women in tech recently, but a bad week at the same time. Eighteen women in the technology industry made The ‘Forbes Most Powerful Women List’ including Ursula Burns, Marissa Mayer, Sheryl Sandberg, Weili...
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Tech - Entelo, a job recruiting firm, is touting a new algorithm to help fix tech's diversity problem. Entelo co-founder and CEO Jon Bischke discusses...
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Advice - It’s a sad state of affairs that women face significantly more issues than their male counterparts within the workplace.  Bridging the gender gap can be a formidable task when facing this challenge alone – but in reality you are...

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