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What You Need To Know To Support Female-Owned Local Businesses

What You Need To Know To Support Female-Owned Local Businesses

When one looks at the statistics, the data on female-owned local businesses look very promising. According to an American Express report, there are almost 13 million women-owned businesses in the United States […]

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Women In The Workplace: Find Your Power In Your Business Voice

Women In The Workplace: Find Your Power In Your Business Voice

Have you ever attended a virtual meeting where you couldn’t get a word in? Have you ever felt as though people weren’t taking you seriously as you gave a presentation […]

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Yowie CMO Reflects On How The Beloved Confectionary Brand Survived During COVID

By Cynthia Thayer, Global Chief Marketing Officer of Yowie Group COVID-19 exposed the vulnerability of several businesses and industries throughout the world that were forced to modify or cease operations. […]

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How To Share Your Workload To Focus On Core Business 

How To Share Your Workload To Focus On Core Business 

Recent research has revealed that women are less likely to request an extension to meet a deadline at work than their male counterparts. Instead, they will put in the extra hours needed […]

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How Businesses Can Empower Women In 2021 And Beyond

How Businesses Can Empower Women In 2021 And Beyond

For many years, and in all sorts of industries, gender bias and discrimination have pervaded the workplace. While this has never been right, both women and men have unfortunately tolerated […]

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Women Of Color Now Own HALF Of All Female-Owned Businesses In The U.S.

Women Of Color Now Own HALF Of All Female-Owned Businesses In The U.S.

Owning a business is becoming less of a boy’s club. With each year, the number of women-owned businesses throughout the world grows. And with an increasing number of opportunities arising […]

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Five Women-Owned Businesses In The Stock Market

Five Women-Owned Businesses In The Stock Market

Women have gained economic, cultural, and political achievement all over the world as they are born leaders. They are major investors in the stock market buying stocks such as Snowflake stock and […]

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Women-Owned Business Statistics You Need to Know in 2021

It’s been reported that a rising number of women are attending business school changing the way the classroom looks. Excitingly, this trend is carrying over to entrepreneurship as more women […]

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Why More VCs Should Invest In Female-Founded Businesses.

Why More VCs Should Invest In Female-Founded Businesses.

Written by The Soko Edit Team The industry needs to embrace change, but will that be enough to turn the tide? At The Soko Edit we encourage people to support […]

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5 Reasons Why There Has Never Been A Better Time To Be A Female Entrepreneur

5 Reasons Why There Has Never Been A Better Time To Be A Female Entrepreneur

By Bailey Keppel There has never been a better time than right now to be a woman in business. A women-owned businesses is one in which 51 percent or more […]

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How Female Entrepreneurs Can Bypass Funding Barriers That Still Exist

How Female Entrepreneurs Can Bypass Funding Barriers That Still Exist

It can be a struggle for female entrepreneurs to get their business recognized, even at a time when there is more awareness of systemic sexism such as the wage gap. […]

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How Women in Business Are Helping Each Other To Succeed

How Women in Business Are Helping Each Other To Succeed

The presence of women in business has increased exponentially in the past two decades. Studies show that in more recent years, the fastest growing group of business owners in the […]

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Not Just A Man’s World – These Powerful Women Are Breaking Barriers In Business

Not Just A Man’s World – These Powerful Women Are Breaking Barriers In Business

In the past few decades, huge strides have been taken to challenge and shift the glass ceiling that was apparent in a range of industries, where certain demographics dominated and […]

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Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

September is women in business month and while we love to make a habit of promoting and sharing stories about women in business year-round, we’ll take any excuse to talk […]

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There Has Never Been A Better Time For Women To Start A Business

There Has Never Been A Better Time For Women To Start A Business

We may be living in the 21st century, but most women still do the lion’s share of household chores and childcare duties. This makes starting a business problematic for many […]