Human Ventures' CEO and co-founder Heather Hartnett is a matchmaker and a people person building new businesses one introduction at a time. Venture Capital, meet founder. Founder, meet money and a network and the help you need.
5 steps you can take to follow Sara Schaer's success as an entrepreneur. Working at a startup and trying to keep track of her kids' care was wearing her ragged. That's when she had a brilliant idea that would solve not only her own problem, but also help out other working parents like her. Kango, it's like Uber or Lyft, but for parents who need rides and babysitting for their children.
The 25 women of Duolingo meet regularly outside of work to compare notes and offer support. This is one of three diversity and inclusion initiatives launched by head recruiter Jeesoo Sohn, who thinks companies should work on their internal culture too, not just hire their way to more diversity and inclusion.
Yasamin Miller used to run survey research for Cornell University. Now, as founding CEO of her own company, she's advancing survey techniques for her many clients, which include the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
First he founded Craigslist, which has since gone on to revolutionize selling. Then he started a charitable foundation. Now he is trying to increase women's role in the tech industry. He thinks that more women in tech should be "the new normal."
She was a writer. Then Donald Trump got elected, and she decided to launch something to help everyday citizens become effective political activists in their spare time: Daily Action. Now she's running for Congress.