8 key facts about women entrepreneurship in the United States

Monday, August 18, 2014
SOURCE: Kauffman Foundation

#1: There are 7.8 million women-owned businesses – accounting for 28.7% of small businesses – in the United States. These businesses employ an additional 7.6 million individuals and…

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Spotlight: Obstacles confronting women entrepreneurs

Monday, August 18, 2014
Barbara Corcoran

Articles: 26 years after passage of Women’s Business Ownership Act, women entrepreneurs still face tremendous obstacles to obtain financing 8 key facts about women entrepreneurship in the United…

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Transcript: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s Q&A on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s (D-New Hampshire) Q&A on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was held on July 23, 2014:

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Transcript: Sen. Maria Cantwell’s Q&A on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Maria Cantwell’s (D-Washington) Q&A on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was held on July 23, 2014:

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Transcript: Lynn Sutton’s testimony on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of testimony of Lynn Sutton, CEO of Advantage Building Contractors, on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was held on…

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Transcript: Susan Sylvester’s testimony on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of testimony of Susan Sylvester, President and CFO of Absolute Resource, on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was held…

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Transcript: Victoria Wortberg’s testimony on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of testimony of Victoria Wortberg, Program Manager at Washington Center for Women Business, on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing…

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Transcript: Nely Galan’s testimony on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of testimony of Nely Galan, Founder of Galan Entertainment & Adelante Movement, on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was…

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Transcript: Sen. Maria Cantwell’s Q&A Lori Meeder and Veronica Davis on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Maria Cantwell’s (D-Washington) Q&A with Lori Meeder and Veronica Davis on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship hearing was…

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Transcript: Sen. Ben Cardin & Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s Q&A with Lori Meeder and Veronica Davis on empowering women entrepreneurs – July 23, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Maryland) and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s (D-New Hampshire) Q&A with Lori Meeder and Veronica Davis on empowering women entrepreneurs. The Senate Committee on…

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