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How Pitching A Female-Driven App Proved There Aren't Enough Women In Tech

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 09.30.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Alexandra Chong knows that, as a woman, she's lucky to have faced minimal adversity in the tech landscape, a privilege she attributes to the nature of...

The Pros and Cons of Startup Life

Leticia Leite | Posted 10.06.2012 | Technology
Leticia Leite

"Startup Life" is definitely not for everyone. Neither is working from home. So "working from home for a startup company" must require some sort of special gene. The kind that allows people to be unstructured enough yet disciplined enough at the same time.

Your Start-Up Life: World's 100 Most Powerful Women, Zaha Hadid on the Struggle to Succeed

Rana Florida | Posted 07.31.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

A conversation with world renowned architect and designer Zaha Hadid explores the struggle to succeed as a woman, the importance of collaboration in realizing a complex vision, and the rewards of mentoring and working with the next generation.

Breaking Free From Fear of Failure

Joanne Lang | Posted 06.13.2012 | Impact
Joanne Lang

If you are not failing, you are not trying enough new things. When I look back at my previous corporate job, I realize that I never failed and I now wonder if that was really a good thing.

Women Entrepreneurs and Female Stereotypes

Karin Kamp | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business
Karin Kamp

How could an organization devoted to inspiring the next generation of women entrepreneurs get caught up in allegedly reinforcing stereotypes?

For Women Starting Technology Companies, Brilliance Is Mandatory

Women 2.0 | Posted 03.18.2012 | Technology
Women 2.0

There are two sides to the post-feminist world for women creating startup technology companies. Here's the good part: most investors acknowledge the need for a more diverse field of leadership. Here's the bad part: women may have to do a little extra homework.

Can Women Have It All? Define 'All'

Nancy Hechinger | Posted 01.04.2012 | Women
Nancy Hechinger

We hope to inspire women at all stages of their careers and in all their roles, who can define clearly what they wan, find and follow their passions, design a structure that allows for both a rich career and family life -- and leave time for an occasional morning chat with a friend.

Why You Should Invest With Other Women

Halle Tecco | Posted 11.04.2011 | Women
Halle Tecco

The startup world has long been a tightly-woven, self-perpetuating male-dominated network, with females making only 5 to 10 percent of venture capital...

The New Power Girls: How Today's Women In Business Are Making Money And Change

The New Power Girls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
The New Power Girls

Lucques is one of the chic little restaurants that dot L.A.'s Melrose Avenue towards the west end. It's tucked next to other local classics like Taste...