07 Mar
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How Socialfly Boot-Strapped Their Way to a Multi-Million Dollar Business

When Courtney and I decided to launch Socialfly in May of 2011, we knew we were taking a big risk. Neither of us had attended business school, neither of us had launched a company before, and we didn’t have a presence in the NYC entrepreneur bubble. We were in our mid-twenties and, truthfully, we were […]

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22 Feb
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How the Opportunity Youth are Receiving Viable Opportunities for Growth

For the few million Opportunity Youth, it can be difficult to find either education or employment. Entrepreneurship programs can offer solutions to aid their problems.  Throughout the U.S., there are about 4.6 opportunity youth, young people who are neither in work or school. Programs such as the Opportunity Youth Forum (OYF) can help inspire entrepreneurship as an […]

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29 Jan
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4 Tips For Protecting Our Entrepreneurial Minds

There is little more exciting than launching our own business. From sharing the first conceptions of the idea with friends; to spending hour upon hour, finishing up that massive business plan; to picking out a name and getting that first business license, the process has a lot in common with pregnancy and childbirth. And, like […]

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14 Jan
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How JobsForHer Helps Women Get Back Into the Workforce

Neha Bagaria only intended to take a break from her career to have a baby but, ended up taking a three-year hiatus. After returning, she founded JobsForHer to help women integrate back into the workforce.  Bagaria took a break in 2009 to have her baby and re-entered the workforce in 2013. She was unhappy with her […]

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04 Sep
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How Different Is The Female Entrepreneur’s Brain?

The female entrepreneur is often caught in the middle of having to navigate the role of the business-family balance. Aside from the natural biological instinct to follow these established cultural norms, what role does our brain play in this equation? Do some people have the neural circuitry which allows them to attain more success in […]

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