Free Enterprise has an informative article, discussing how job growth and revenue are being driven by female entrepreneurs.
Some highlights from Despite Challenges, Female Entrepreneurs Drive Jobs and Revenue:
- women-owned companies make up 29% of enterprises
- estimated 8.3 million women-owned businesses in the United States United States women-owned businesses generate about $1.3 trillion in revenue and account for 16% of employment
- in 2010, American women earned more advanced degrees than men for the first time
- women own nearly one third of all U.S. companies, although they receive less than 10% of available venture capital (VC)
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