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Leah Busque

TaskRabbit Founder Leah Busque: Having Female Role Models Is 'An Important Thing'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.24.2015 | Business

As an engineer, Leah Busque, founder and CEO of TaskRabbit, said she's always worked primarily around men. "For me, it's never something I've focus...

8 Women In Tech Generating Buzz This Year

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.10.2013 | Women

It's no secret that women are underrepresented in the tech world. In fact, according to Women Who Tech, only 2 percent of open source developers a...

Janean Chun

How Did This Startup Create 4,000 'Jobs' In 12 Months? | Janean Chun | Posted 08.21.2012 | Small Business

In February 2008, Leah Busque was headed out to dinner with her husband when she realized they were out of dog food. She had no idea that that simple ...

How the Sharing Economy Is Helping Small Businesses Thrive

Leah Busque | Posted 06.09.2012 | Small Business
Leah Busque

Collaborative places like San Francisco's Citizen Space, Chicago's COOP, or global options like Loosecubes have popped up, making it easy for startups (particularly tech, nonprofit, and creative ones) to get off the ground without breaking the bank.

The Best $750 I Ever Spent Bootstrapping My Startup: One Plane Ticket West

Women 2.0 | Posted 03.19.2012 | Technology
Women 2.0

It was Friday and it had been a long week. I was back in Boston after spending the last two weeks in Palo Alto, participating in the Facebook Fund program (fbFund).