The Woman's Playbook
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The rising profile of women business owners in the U.S. and around the globe means it’s high time we rethink our notion of how women entrepreneurs walk, talk and think: Because being equal doesn’t mean being the same.℠ Host Joanna L. Krotz, entrepreneur, author and advocate, investigates the real-life issues facing women entrepreneurs, showcasing the personal journeys of women owners, featuring practical advice and raising both questions and eyebrows about gender equity. Each podcast is dedicated to helping women succeed in today’s markets and moving the needle on women's parity, purpose and prosperity.
||CleanBrave New Models: High-tech women are reinventing markets, business and startup prototypes||As more women earn top-drawer degrees in science, technology, engineering and math, they're moving full STEM ahead their technological knowhow by remaking the models for business startups, with guests Tina and Sonny Israni, cofounders of Zoraab.com,||7/25/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTechSpeak: How to make sure your hired IT wizards build the site, software and apps you want||Learn how nontech entrepreneurs can communicate with the development team to bring their startup forward, with CTO of Webgrrls International Nelly Yusupova||7/10/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBetting on Vets: A unique public-private program is training ex-military women to start businesses that restart their lives||Launched in 2011 with funding from the Small Business Administration, the V-WISE program offers national support for women vet owners, with Army vet and V-WISE graduate Noelle Cherubim, who founded Les Artistes De Cherubim,||7/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaunch Labs: New biz boot camps are accelerating opportunities for women-led companies||Female-friendly biz labs support next-gen role models, P2P collaboration, access to funders, digital tools and strategic blueprints for women’s innovation, with Susan G. Duffy, director of Babson College's Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadersh||6/27/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAlpha Girls: Women in tech are leading the pack and reshaping feminine role models||How women who code are dealing in a male-dominated industry with guests Ashley J. Swartz, CEO of Furious Minds, and Sabrina Mageed, BuzzFeed Product Designer.||6/20/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Ask: What women need to learn to perfect their pitch||Women typically start business with less capital than men and often end up with smaller companies and less revenue. Here are lessons in why and how to clear those hurdles, with Laura Fredricks, multimillion-dollar fundraiser/asker, and Maddy Maxey,||6/13/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLeaning Out: Women are weary of corporate ladders to nowhere and launching businesses of their own to find success and satisfaction||Women are launching enterprises at a faster rate than men, gaining control, independence and way more satisfaction. Are you ready to start up? With Pace Univ's Entrepreneurship Lab director Bruce Bachenheimer and serial entrepreneur Camille Hugh.||6/6/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJust say OWM: Older Women Markets are underserved, overlooked and brimming with opportunity for entrepreneurs||The Olsen Twins, who know a thing or two about marketing and money, just launched a fashion line for older women. Take the hint: Four out of 10 of the nation's top 3 million wealth holders are now women, says the IRS.||5/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWomen-Friendly Apps: Learn how women entrepreneurs are powering the mobile lifestyle||First put on sale in June 2007, the iPhone clearly changed life forever. Next step: Developing the apps and biz model that makes hay out of the hype. With Lori Cheek, founder of Cheek'd, and Kelly Queijo, CEO, Smart College Visit.||5/22/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChange Agents: Women social entrepreneurs are building businesses that align missions with making money||Purpose-driven enterprises blur the line between for-profit and nonprofit, fueling the fast-rising “fourth sector.” With Andrea Lo, founder of Piggybackr.com, and Elizabeth Kulik, CEO of crowdsourcing platform ProHatch.||5/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoing Green: At last, eco-friendly products are paying off for women entrepreneurs||The rewards of sustainable products have moved well past saving on utility bills to generating significant revenue. With Sarah Shaw, CEO, Entreprenette, and Patricia A. Boswell, founder of 100% all-natural Safonique detergent.||5/8/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Goldilocks Syndrome: Gender Inequity or Lifestyle Choice?||A deep dive into explaining why women entrepreneurs don’t seem to scale the way male-owned firms do. With Northeastern Univ's management professor Jamie J. Ladge, and Samuella Becker, founder of TigressPR.||5/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|