Lightspeed selects 17 startups for its Extreme Entrepreneurs program
These startups were selected from a pool of more than 1,200 across India and Southeast Asia.
Over 55,000 SMBs, artisans and women entrepreneurs received orders during Amazon SBD
Held on December 12, the Small Business Day event has se...
Women CEOs find the support they want, when they want it
Women founders find new avenues to connect with peers as well as investors.
Capital call for businesswomen: Finding funds for women entrepreneurs remains a challenge
Tapping the banking system and getting governmental clearances are the first set of hurdles.
Women rising in start-up club, but there’s a long way to catch up
Indian women founders are battling the odds of securing a seat at the start-up table.
Sequoia India partners with Niti Aayog's WEP to promote women entrepreneurship
Sequoia India will mentor a select cohort of aspiring women founders to help equip them with domain knowledge and skills for setting up and scaling their businesses.
COVID-19 impact on women-led micro businesses widens socio-economic gap: Survey
The survey suggests that governments, banks and other financial institutions must immediately follow effective gender-sensitive policy responses to improve the situation.
FICCI FLO inks pact with IESC, IIM Shillong to mentor women entrepreneurs
The MoU aims to provide guidance and mentor budding entrepreneurs by facilitating a nurturing, instructive and supportive environment during the initial and critical stages of starting a business.
Women form only 25 pc of India's workforce against 49 pc globally: Wadhwani Foundation
"Of the 63 million MSMEs in India, only six per cent are women-led, a criminal waste of talent. Growth driving, business-friendly skills such as relationship building, emotional intelligence, and multitasking are second nature to women," the statement said.
Mastercard and USAID partner to launch ‘Project Kirana’ for women entrepreneurs
The project aims to build financial and digital literacy and improve basic business management skills to help women become successful kirana entrepreneurs.
Indo-Dutch women entrepreneurs explore collaboration to expand business ties
Since the early 1980s, the Dutch Government has identified India as an important economic partner. Bilateral relations underwent further intensification after India’s economic liberalization in the early 1990s.
India’s women entrepreneurs see survival by remodeling business
The changes made in business models include releasing new products or services, digital sales and delivery channels, as well as reorienting supply chains, sales and marketing.
ETPWLA 2020: Shivani Poddar and Tanvi Malik of FabAlley awarded 'Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year supported by Tomorrow Makers Savvy Women'
Shivani Poddar and Tanvi Malik, Co-founders, FabAlley was awarded 'Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year supported by Tomorrow Makers Savvy Wome...
Pandemic affects over 70% women-owned businesses in urban India, but 90% women entrepreneurs hope for full recovery
Women entrepreneurs have been quick to shift their business models for greater relevance, according to a report by Bain & Company, Google, and AWE Foundation based on the survey of 350 women solopreneurs and small business owners in urban India.
The thing that's holding back Indian women entrepreneurs
More than 80% of women entrepreneurs run solo ventures and about 86% such women-owned businesses are self-funded, GAME said in a recent study.