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I Feel Hurt That My 50-Year-Old Wife is Starting a Business

There’s a new trend in the world of business start-ups, and it has to do with middle-aged women opening their own businesses. It’s no surprise, really. Older women have so much to offer, and they’re finally going after what they want. The men who love them, however, are suffering. They’re stunned. They’re feeling lost and left behind, saying to themselves, “My wife is starting a business. Why?”

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Banks vs Bootstraps: Women’s Business Financing Woes

Women in start-ups and small businesses are far more likely than men to self-finance. That means money from family and friends, from savings, from her salary…rather than from banks and other financial institutions.

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#HeForShe and Gender Inequality in Business

What would be possible with a complete absence of gender inequality in the workplace and in business? I’m not talking about activism and awareness after something happens, but rather, a global disregard for gender biases?

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Build a Successful Coaching Business, 12 Steps

Coaches come in all types: Business, voice, life, executive and many more. And if you’re a coach, you may be wondering about what, specifically, determines success. Is it your impact on the industry? Or the success of the people you’re coaching? Or the number of followers you have?

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A Passion Worth Obsessing Over

You’ve heard me talk about pursuing your passion—how in order to be a successful business woman, entrepreneur, brand builder…you’re going to have to know your WHY and you’re going to have to be passionate about what you’re doing.

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Female Leadership: What it Means

In the not-so-distant past, the phrase Female Leadership was often used to refer to a woman leading a small group of other women to a common goal—and it was rarely a goal that appealed to the general population.

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What #MeToo Means for Business

The Me Too Movement was created by Tarana Burke in 2006, to draw attention to the prevalence of sexual abuse and aggression in our society. It didn't morph into the hashtag we've come to know until a number of actresses came forward to accuse Harvey Weinstein of inappropriate sexual advances and career-dependent ultimatums.

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Women and Risk: Good for Business?

Women take fewer risks than men do in business. Is that a stereotype? An unfair assessment? Or is it true, due in part to the tendency of women to "play it safe"?

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Is the Entrepreneur Life Right for You?

What does it take to be an entrepreneur? And more specifically, a female entrepreneur? Can you gain fulfillment from it all, using it to improve your life? Or will it just complicate your life because it's not the right path for you?

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