Reporters say that women-owned businesses are hit harder than male-led ventures. Bloomberg Businessweek reports that for working moms, the pandemic has forced them to sacrifice a decade worth of progress. Read more here.
SoftBank shared plans this week for an Opportunity Growth Fund of $100 million that will reportedly invest in companies led by U.S. founders of color. We stand together during this time and applaud SoftBank for investing in this vastly-underserved group of women (and men).
COVID-19 has affected all of us, some more than others. One thing that is common with everyone, quarantine. Cobble, an app founded by Jordan Scott is here to cure that quarantine fish bowl feeling. Jordan says, "Stuff doesn't go to plan. Quarantine or not. We have to
"The most successful entrepreneurs I know are optimistic. It is just a part of the job description." - Caterina Fake, Founder, Flickr With the uncertainty during the pandemic, there have been changes in your attitude, work ethic and feelings. Now is the time to rise up,
Today we recognize the resilience and grit of women that served our country. From nurses going to the battleground to aid in the well-being of our soldiers to women enlisting in active military duty, we have come along way. Today we remember Deborah Sampson and Cathay
Working from home has been an adjustment for many, and then there are those that are working from home with kids. From homeschooling to interrupted ZOOM calls, many women business owners have climbed aboard a complex rollercoaster that adds challenges to those of being your
Many women-owned businesses are getting hit by COVID-19 and are not able to get the funding needed to keep their businesses alive. The Paycheck Protection Program funds were unavailable to many and that is when Bumble, a women founded online dating app that allows the
Etsy shop owners and handcrafters have seen a huge opportunity during the COVID-19 pandemic and are creating thousands of homemade non-medical cloth face masks. According to Market Place Plus, Etsy’s sales are up 98 percent year-over-year. SunnySlope Design, an Etsy shop owned by Jennifer Golubiewski has