Women to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

  • 15 Reasons Why You Should Not Be An Entrepreneur

    I hope it will compel some work-in-progress engineers and doctors to remain steadfast in their paths and continue to save lives and build dams and bridges. Everyone should pursue entrepreneurship as an ultimate goal, there are a substantial number of reasons for why entrepreneurship may not be the ideal...
  • Fostering women leaders: A fitness test for your top team

    How do organizations foster Women Leadership initiatives? The gender gap challenge continues at senior leadership positions for women, although they represent a majority of entry-level employees at the Fortune 500 companies. The challenges are well known – but the most important question is what are the organizations doing to...
  • Entrepreneurship is hard and it’s not for everyone

    I’ve said it time and time again: Entrepreneurship is hard and it’s not for everyone. If, after taking a realistic personal inventory of who you are and what you want to be doing, it turns out that you are ready to take the next steps in starting a business,...
  • 17 Actionable Tips for First Time Entrepreneurs

    Starting your own business is hardly ever a smooth sail, we all know this. Come to think of it, whether you want to be an entrepreneur, a doctor or a baker, you will face a few bumps on the road. However, ruining your dough for croissants and making a...
  • Inspiring Women Entrepreneurs on Finding Business Idea

    Women may have once been pigeonholed into certain professions, but no longer are they simply expected to do gender-specific jobs. Female professionals are taking control of their careers in a way that works best for them, including when and how they start their own businesses. “Everyone has to start...
  • The Dark Side of Being An Entrepreneur

    I have been asked by several folks about my experiences in building out Skoop and the sacrifices I made to get here. I still don’t know what “here” is as we have just begun our journey but nevertheless, I always tell my story with the good and bad. Life...
  • 3 Ways Social Entrepreneurs Can Solve Their Talent Problem

    The impact of “social entrepreneurs” — individuals who deploy innovation and market forces to fill social needs — is growing. Bringing light to Africa, mobile banking to Bangladesh, low-cost health care to Nepal, or better school lunches to the American cafeteria: In all these cases, the private sector is a...
  • The Lean Startup for Social Entrepreneurs

    I knew this was going to be the foundation: designing programs and products together with beneficiaries. The Why and the How The Lean Startup Cycle relies on integrating potential customers in every step of the development – from first idea to prototype. So, get comfortable with talking to the...
  • How Women to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

    The world has changed and women have proven that they are no less than men in any field. You can see at workplace where women work shoulder to shoulder with their male counterpart. It is the right time for every housewife to have a career for herself. How Can...