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The Queen Christine Vachon

Yvonna Russell | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment
Yvonna Russell

Under her rebellious helm are where socially conscious, creative and edgy films get made.

Recipe for a Soulistic Life

Allison Dailey | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Allison Dailey

We can't please everyone and we shouldn't even try. We don't have to attend every birthday party, baby shower, work event and argument we're invited to. Write down eight ways to say no, and keep the list handy. Saying no helps maintain focus and do what you really feel called to.

Redefining Success As a Suddenly Single Working Mom

Katy Blevins | Posted 12.13.2014 | Divorce
Katy Blevins

At the ripe old age of 33, I'm suddenly a single mom starting over. Looking out the door at my overgrown lawn, sifting through a mountain of unpaid bills, pondering trash pickup, oil changes and broken ceiling fans, I'm left wondering How did I get here?

How to Stop Doing it All and Take 100% Control Over Your Business and What YOU Do in It!

J V Crum III | Posted 12.12.2014 | Business
J V Crum III

Do you wake up excited for the business day ahead? Do you relish the opportunities you'll have to use your unique skills, live your purpose, and c...

Pine Nuts: Mongol Style

Nomin Dari | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
Nomin Dari

As I am walking through the forest, my Mongolian friend, Baagi, throws up a bulky stick up into the branches of a pine tree. I stand cautiously back and look up to see two pinecones fall to the ground.

One Rockin' Woman Who Does It All

Shelly Ulaj | Posted 12.07.2014 | Women
Shelly Ulaj

Since the inception of Women Empowered, I have come across many women from all walks of life and a considerable number of female entrepreneurs.

How to Stop Holding Yourself Back From Building a Billion-Dollar Business

Lili Balfour | Posted 12.06.2014 | Women
Lili Balfour

It is true that there are fewer women getting funded and building billion-dollar companies. The numbers are improving, yet we still have a long way to go. The answer to this problem is to start early and to focus on the internal factors causing this imbalance.

A Real Game Show Parody of 'What Women Want'

Colleen DeBaise | Posted 12.06.2014 | Women
Colleen DeBaise

This week, the normally controversy-free game show "Jeopardy!" managed to insult female viewers with rather confounding answers to its "What Women Want" category.

5 Career Lessons I Learned From African Entrepreneurs

Dianne Calvi | Posted 12.06.2014 | Impact
Dianne Calvi

If you're scouting globally for entrepreneurial inspiration, check out East Africa. Western-centric business gurus have often underestimated African ingenuity, thinking it devoid of bright business ideas. Time to think again.

Consciously Designing Your Ideal Business

J V Crum III | Posted 12.06.2014 | Business
J V Crum III

Once you've consciously envisioned the life you desire, it's time to consciously design your ideal business. From my perspective, this begins by defining the powerful difference you are passionate to make through your life and business.

The Advantage Of Being A Female Entrepreneur

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.03.2014 | Healthy Living

The tech and business worlds aren't always seen as female-friendly places -- just 37 percent of entrepreneurs are women -- but female business leaders...

36 Rules Every Entrepreneur Must Know

Kat Loterzo | Posted 11.26.2014 | Business
Kat Loterzo

1. It's all a lie. The idea that you have to be or do or have anything in particular in order to create your success is nothing but BS. YOU get...

United We Stand: A Message for Today's Female Entrepreneur

Penina Rybak | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Penina Rybak

I believe that women are hardwired to see teamwork as byproduct of change. I also believe that women make a real effort to present their authentic selves when trying to balance work/life, humanity/technology, and Me/We.

Stop Saying You Want It If You're Not Out There Taking It!

Kat Loterzo | Posted 11.10.2014 | Business
Kat Loterzo

Fact: That dream you dream about all of the time, the really big-ass one that would truly mean the world to you, change your life, mean that each night when you go to sleep you know you are living on purpose?

You Selfish B*tch!

Kat Loterzo | Posted 11.04.2014 | Women
Kat Loterzo

Do you ever feel like you just can't help yourself you are SO damn selfish with your time and what you want to be doing?

Vicki Escarra – Opening Windows of Opportunity

Renata M. Black | Posted 10.28.2014 | Impact
Renata M. Black

Knowing what it feels like to be really poor and not fit in drives me to try and help other people. I'm not arrogant enough to think that I know everything women in the developing world are dealing with, but some of the psychological things we go through are exactly the same.

Sabina Hitchen on the Business of Building Buzz

Colleen DeBaise | Posted 10.27.2014 | Small Business
Colleen DeBaise

Entrepreneurs get to steer their own ship, make their own decisions and lead. I love the speed at which decisions can be made, changes can happen and ideas can be implemented.

Why Male Investors Should 'Get' Women-Led Companies

Colleen DeBaise | Posted 10.20.2014 | Small Business
Colleen DeBaise

The world of angels and VCs is still a boy's club, and men apparently tend to invest in other men -- something investor Adam Quinton of Lucas Point Ventures (who actually does invest in women-led companies) calls "unconscious bias."

Advice From a Female Entrepreneur: Girls, Be Ambitious

Sung-Joo Kim | Posted 10.13.2014 | Women
Sung-Joo Kim

As a female entrepreneur, the corporate arena in which I started my own company was unimaginably difficult, since these prevailing rules were entrenched in gender-biased traditions.

Why You Should Stop Feeling Guilty About 'Me Time'

Lorna Borenstein | Posted 10.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Lorna Borenstein

You won't always have time for a 90-minute yoga session so remember that wellness comes in different shapes and sizes. You can do something as simple as reading an entertaining blog for 10 minutes or finding a healthy recipe to try this weekend.

Smorgasburg: A Feast of Opportunity in Brooklyn

Colleen DeBaise | Posted 10.06.2014 | Small Business
Colleen DeBaise

What's it like to sell your artisanal goodies at Smorgasburg, the open-air food market in Brooklyn's trendy Williamsburg neighborhood?

How To Change The World –- One Woman At A Time

Manizha Wafeq | Posted 07.17.2014 | Impact
Manizha Wafeq

When governments, businesses and communities invest in women -- and when they work to eliminate inequalities -- we're all less likely to be plagued by poverty.

This Is How Female Entrepreneurs Are Different From Their Male Counterparts

BusinessNewsDaily | Brittney Helmrich | Posted 07.15.2014 | Women

By: Brittney Helmrich Published: 07/11/2014 08:43 AM EDT on BusinessNewsDaily Female entrepreneurs might be outdoing men when it comes to running ...

The Organized Entrepreneur: The 5 Steps I Took to Have My First Five-Figure Day

Jordana Jaffe | Posted 09.13.2014 | Business
Jordana Jaffe

A few months ago, I felt like I came to a crossroads of sorts. I had been business coaching for several years at this point, I celebrated my first 6-figure year in 2013, and worked with many clients, but I felt drained and confused and messy at points too.

7 Hurdles Female Entrepreneurs Need To Overcome

Posted 07.14.2014 | Women

By: Nicole Fallon, Business News Daily Assistant Editor Published: 07/11/2014 08:43 AM EDT on BusinessNewsDaily When it comes to catching up with ...