Stories on Women in Small Business

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Komae Babysitting App Saved By Its New Parent

By Jim Mackinnon Akron Beacon Journal WWR Article Summary (tl;dr) When word spread that female-led “Komae,” a babysitting app was shutting down, entrepreneur Erin Beck, a creator of a similar app in California entered the picture and...

SHE FACTOR: A Lesson On Putting Up A Business

By Sandhya D’Mello Khaleej Times, Dubai, United Arab Emirates WWR Article Summary (tl;dr) When Shibi Kattila was having a difficult time finding the right pre-school for her own child she came up with the idea to create her own venture. DUBAI...

First US Charlotte Tilbury Store Opens In L.A.

By Khanh T.L. Tran Los Angeles Times WWR Article Summary (tl;dr) Make up artist Charlotte Tilbury is combining Old Hollywood and red-carpet beauty into a growing global business.  LOS ANGELES On the morning after the Oscars in late February,...