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Women in Business

A 22-Year-Old Engineer Reveals How to Break Into a Fashion Start-Up

In college, Alexandra Johnson was just like most of her peers—she had a love of learning and an even stronger love of fashion. So when it came time to nail down a career path, she simply married her two loves. Read More »

Lauren Conrad Bans Body-Shaming Vocabulary From Her Website

In an effort to encourage a more positive conversation about body image, TV personality and fashion designer Lauren Conrad announced she is banning body-shaming vocabulary from her lifestyle website. Read More »

This Place Holds the Most Startups Founded by Women

Sure, Brooklyn has acquired a reputation for having its share of hipsters, craft brews, and brownstones. Read More »

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Appoints First Female Tech Advisor

Maria Renz was recently appointed technical adviser to Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos, making her the first female to hold this coveted position. Read More »

Study Finds Children of Working Mothers Benefit Later in Life

New mothers are often left to choose between balancing family and career, or staying home full-time. Read More »

The Women Behind Rodarte Go Hollywood

Fashion designers and founders of the Rodarte label, Kate and Laura Mulleavy, are going from runway to red carpet, announcing their latest partnership: filmmaking. Read More »

Angela Ahrendts is the Highest-Paid Woman in the US

After being named vice president of Apple’s retail and online stores, Angela Ahrendts earned $82.4 million in 2014, making her the highest-paid woman in the U.S., Read More »

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Is the Highest Paid Female CEO

Equal pay for equal work has been an ongoing battle for decades. However, it seems that the gender gap between female and male CEOs is beginning to narrow. Read More »

How This British Entrepreneur Found Happiness After Hitting Her Lowest Point

The path to British entrepreneur Michelle Mone’s success was far from simple. Read More »

7 Things You Never Knew About Arianna Huffington

Today is Arianna's 64th birthday. We celebrate with a few surprising facts that set Arianna apart. Read More »

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