Founder of Seacoast Sweets Kirstyn Pearl started selling her grandfather's peppermint patties out of her dorm before she started selling treats year-round and across the country in 2015, with a revenue stream of nearly $100K last year. Up until this January she kept her full-time job as a financial analyst, clocking
How can you find funds to cook up those sweet ideas?
Starting a new business is always financially challenging. You need money for ingredients, packaging, marketing, access to a commercial kitchen
Female VCs are rallying - and opening wallets - to bridge the gender gap in tech startup funding.
When TechCrunch shed light on the sparse population of female VCs -- just 8% as quoted in its 2016 Women in VC article -- it created a rallying cry in the tech
Keep your workload manageable with these "best of" business apps.
Wearing too many hats? No time to become a "Jackie of all trades?" Why not download some help!
There are hundreds of options, but we like NerdWallet's 25 Best Apps for Small Business. The apps are organized
Advice from women founders is a pair of earbuds away.
Although listening to music on your way to work can be relaxing, streaming podcasts may make you smarter and richer. Entrepreneur shares these picks for the 24 best women-hosted podcasts for entrepreneurs.
What's on YOUR playlist? Just comment below and let us
Startup success lies in how well you BWIM.
That's what this Fast Company writer calls the "Beware the What If Monster." Although you need to think about possible scenarios, do not over-complicate your offering or audience. The author had created a dating app in 2012 called "Find Your Lobster" and his
As our loyal sheBOOM readers know, I sometimes take a rumination break and post more personal perspectives on work and life.
This is one of those moments.
This week is "Fashion & Beauty Week" at sheBOOM. We've profiled several female founders of fashion companies and given you
As I was trolling LinkedIn this morning (as in perusing, not stalking)
How do you strike up a conversation with someone you've never met before?
Whether you walk alone into a holiday party or networking event or have just been introduced to a potential customer or investor, talking to a total stranger is not always easy
My "wewaxation" weekend post got lots of views and shares