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JALAK JOBANPUTRA
#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,...
MK_Nearly 20 Women in Tech Made The ‘Forbes Power’ List
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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Advice - Women do not get paid for about 11 weeks and 3 days per year – 59 days – to be exact, according to an analysis for The Huffington Post by Ariane Hegewisch at the Institute for Women’s Policy Research. That means, if you are a...
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#NYCTech - Carol Curley is a leading woman in the angel investing world. She is currently an investor and managing director at Golden Seeds, one of the largest angel investment groups in the U.S., with over 300 angels located in New York,...
Are You In The Right City To Be An Entrepreneur
AlleyTalk - A few weeks ago, we wrote about the best cities for freelancers. Now we are looking at the best cities for entrepreneurial women. Though it really comes down to the person, the city you decide to start your business in can make a...
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Advice - In the past 5 years, women in business have become a hot topic. There are organizations, publications, events and even brands dedicated to helping this demographic thrive. In general, this is a good thing. The past decade has...
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AlleyTalk - Facebook COO and Lean In Founder Sheryl Sandberg tells Joanne Po that a steep drop in women studying computer science is one reason why women are not...
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AlleyTalk - Pipeline Fellowship hosted its signature conference last week at Goodwin Procter‘s midtown Manhattan offices. The conference’s focus was on angel investing, featuring speakers and panelists who ranged from serial entrepreneurs to...

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