Celebrating National Women’s Small Business Month with personal stories of female-powered business

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October is a month dedicated to female empowerment across several fronts. It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Emotional Wellness Month, and National Women’s Small Business Month. While Emotional Wellness Month conforms regardless of the gender people associate themselves with, research shows that women are most at risk for emotional burnout at…

At all stages of professional development

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A “last of the Mohicans” to embrace inclusivity among established patriarchal fields, the STEM industry (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) has been historically slowest to welcome women into its realms.

Progress made over recent decades has been steady, yet still far from satisfactory. From 8% of women in the STEM industry…

According to collegepreneurs who’ve done it

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Why do young people go to college? The straightforward question was posed to 11,113 high school students and 2,960 parents by The Princeton Review in 2021. For 43% of respondents, the answer was “getting a better job with higher income”, while only 25% correlated college with “education”.

Meanwhile, more studies…

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