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4 Proven Ways Women in Male-Dominated Fields Can Establish Themselves and Feel Fulfilled at Work

The gender gap in technical professions is wide, but women can take steps to try to change the culture

Each edition of this Women Entrepreneur series, Behind the Numbers, presents a stat about a disadvantage women face at work and in business, examines the dynamics at play and provides guidance to help women overcome obstacles.There are all kinds of initiatives to get more girls ...

by Lydia Belanger  | August 10, 2018 12:00:00
Startup Tips

Startups are the best place for women in business

The collaborative environment in startups requires all hands to be on deck

When the media talks about women in tech and in the startup world, the focus is often on the negative. We read about how much progress we still need to make towards gender parity in leadership, and widespread discrimination against female developers. ...

by Allison Gage  | September 25, 2016 12:00:00
Business Ideas

5 reasons women entrepreneurs should consider buying a business (Infographic)

Women seem less interested in buying a business than in starting their own

 You may have seen that the number of women entrepreneurs is on the rise. But even though female entrepreneurship is growing – up 30 percent since 2007 – there is still work to do.Currently, women only make up 37 percent of entrepreneurs, and if we look ...

by Mark Daoust  | September 22, 2016 01:00:00
Startup Tips

Women entrepreneurs 2.0: What you'll need to thrive in a male dominated startup

There are still some industries that are dominated by men. How can women-entrepreneurs try their luck within those?

Women are taking on more roles at startups in the traditionally male-dominated industries of high tech, engineering and bio-technology. Yet we still have a ways to go. According to a recent survey, nearly 40% of women with engineering degrees leave the profession or never ...

by Marty Fukuda  | April 22, 2015 10:30:00
Startup Tips

5 powerful rules for women entrepreneurs to live by

Celebrating even the smallest victories will take you a step closer to future success.

According to a Cox Business study, 61% of women entrepreneurs started a business to be their own boss, and more than 50% became entrepreneurs to have greater control over their future.So, what holds more women back from taking the plunge? Sometimes, a 'good ...

by Sumi Krishnan  | April 19, 2015 06:15:00
Startup Tips

The guide to developing young women in business globally

Many women from different generations have already proven their worth in various industries. Developing more of them can be an edge for your company. Here are some recommended strategies.

Related: Do women leaders walk a tightrope to be seen as effective and likable?From the same resource, here are four tips--as well as some inspirational quotes--on what business leaders need to do, and better understand, to groom our young women leaders:"In order to truly ...

by Adiat Disu  | March 26, 2015 12:00:00
Startup Tips

Gantsilyo gives livelihood to skilled women in La Union

With the creation of the Gantsilyo Livelihood Program, women of Bauang, La Union are provided an alternative source of income.

Gone are the days when women were labeled weak, less important individuals, and just subordinates of men. Over the years, they have proven their worth and have become leaders of various industries. A growing number of empowered women are slowly taking the ...

by MJ Dinglasan  | March 13, 2015 05:30:00
News and Events

Go Negosyo’s 7th Filipina Entrepreneur Summit celebrates women empowerment through entrepreneurship

Women entrepreneurs from various industries have come together to strengthen the entrepreneurial spirit of Filipinas and the youth.

In celebration of International women's month, the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship - Go Negosyo conducted the 7th Filipina Entrepreneur Summit to inspire and encourage Filipinas and the youth about having a positive mindset in pursuing a business career.The Summit covered different entrepreneurship ...

by Press Release  | March 10, 2015 09:00:00