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Women's Entrepreneurship Is Soaring, Thanks to This Group

inc.com — Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men, as they have been for years. But you know who's really rocking it? Women of color. At least that's what preliminary data from the U.S. Census Bureau, in its Survey of Business Owners, shows. In 2012, women owned about 9.9 million U.S.
Aug 27, 2015

Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men. Especially these women: ow.ly/RtAZY @weisul

Aug 27, 2015

RT @lindsayblakely: Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men. Especially these women: ow.ly/RtAZY @weisul

Aug 28, 2015

The number of businesses owned by women of color jumped by 42 percent between 2007 and 2012. inc.com/kimberly-weisu…

Aug 29, 2015

#Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men ... But you know who's really rocking it? Women of color. inc.com/kimberly-weisu…

How Theranos Keeps Competitors at Bay--and Impresses the Veep

inc.com — Vice President Joseph Biden gave a shout-out to health care startup Theranos and its founder on Thursday, as he toured the company's Newark, Calif. facility and then made some brief remarks before an audience of about 150 Theranos employees and press. Biden said he'd met Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of Theranos, at a conference about a year ago.
Jul 24, 2015

How @theranos keeps competitors at bay –– and gets a thumb's up from the veep @weisul inc.com/kimberly-weisu…

Jul 24, 2015

How Theranos keeps competitors at bay -- and gets a thumb's up from the veep @weisul inc.com/kimberly-weisu… via @Inc

Hint Water: The Beverage Brand Making Health Drinks Sexy

What Obamacare's Supreme Court Victory Means for Small Businesses

inc.com — Obamacare is here to stay--and some entrepreneurs are thrilled. In a 6 to 3 decision, the Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that health insurance subsidies granted under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act are legal, even when the people claiming them are using the federal healthcare exchange instead of state-run ones.
Jun 25, 2015

The SCOTUS Obamacare ruling is terrible for small businesses, right? Actually, some are thrilled, @weisul reports bit.ly/1BDKK1F

Jun 25, 2015

RT @mariaaspan: The SCOTUS Obamacare ruling is terrible for small businesses, right? Actually, some are thrilled, @weisul reports bit.ly/1BDKK1F

Jun 25, 2015

Supreme Court's Obamacare ruling: Bad for small businesses, good for solopreneurs inc.com/kimberly-weisu…

Jun 25, 2015

RT @mariaaspan: The SCOTUS Obamacare ruling is terrible for small businesses, right? Actually, some are thrilled, @weisul reports bit.ly/1BDKK1F

Jun 25, 2015

Obamacare is here to stay--and some entrepreneurs are thrilled. inc.com/kimberly-weisu… via @Inc

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Not Just Uber: How Lawsuits Will Transform the On-Demand Economy

inc.com — What once looked like a competitive advantage for the on-demand economy may actually turn out to be its Achilles' heel. Companies such as Uber and Instacart stand to save a ton of money on labor costs--up to 40 percent, according to one study--by continuing to classify their workers as independent contractors rather than as employees.
Jun 25, 2015

We thought freelancers were the secret weapon of the on-demand economy. Nope. inc.com/kimberly-weisu… via @Inc

Jun 25, 2015

RT @arika_pierce: Next up on-demand law firms! RT @Inc: After Uber, these on-demand companies should brace for lawsuits @weisul bit.ly/1LrIqgE

Where Amazon, Uber, and Instacart Are Going to Crash Together

inc.com — So, how's that new drone initiative going over at Amazon? The one where octocopters the size of pizza boxes are going to wing lightweight packages directly to your front steps? My guess is meh. At least if today's Wall Street Journal is to be believed.
Jun 17, 2015

Where Amazon, Uber, and Instacart are all going to crash together @weisul inc.com/kimberly-weisu… via @Inc

How to Wow Them in a Web Meeting

inc.com — When you're asked to make a big pitch via conference call or a web meeting, it can be hard to tell if that's a good thing or a bad thing. On the one hand, you may be relieved that you can now be productive during what would otherwise have been travel time.
Jun 11, 2015

New @Inc: How to Wow Them in a Web Meeting (Yes, It's Possible) bit.ly/1IIALL0

Jun 12, 2015

RT @RajeshwariR9: Virtual presentations are very different from in person ones.. some quick tips to be effective bit.ly/1I3D5qh @weisul"

How to Get the Most Out of Every Dollar You Pay Employees

inc.com — How do you make sure your workers are as committed to your company as you are? There's no sure-fire solution, of course. But recent research from Harvard and Wealthfront suggests that seemingly-insignificant changes in how you dole out the cash can lead to big changes in productivity.

How Melissa McCarthy Plans to Disrupt the Fashion Industry

inc.com — Melissa McCarthy wants to change the way clothing is sold. That might seem like an odd goal for the movie star and comedian, who's starring in the new comedy Spy. But McCarthy comes from a fashion design background: She studied clothing and textiles as at Southern Illinois University, then moved to New York to study at Fashion Institute of Technology.
Jun 04, 2015

RT @Inc: Melissa McCarthy plans to change the way clothing is sold -- here's how @weisul bit.ly/1APMDrE

Jun 04, 2015

"You can't say, 'Women don't want, fill-in-the-blank.' That's very strange." @melissamccarthy talks fashion w/@weisul bit.ly/1AMNZDZ

Jun 04, 2015

RT @mariaaspan: "You can't say, 'Women don't want, fill-in-the-blank.' That's very strange." @melissamccarthy talks fashion w/@weisul bit.ly/1AMNZDZ

Jun 09, 2015

RT @ChrissySwinko: Melissa McCarthy is not just funny, she is also a fashion boss. LOVE HER <3 @inc article by @weisul http://t.co/os11AwAg…

Why Collaboration is Useless for Problem-Solving

inc.com — Collaboration is basically the grown-up word for "playing nice together." That makes it easy to assume that more collaboration has got to be better than less. Unfortunately, collaboration doesn't always work. Sometimes, it actually shackles your ability to solve a problem.
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Aug 27, 2015

RT @lindsayblakely: Women are starting companies at a faster rate than men. Especially these women: ow.ly/RtAZY @weisul

Aug 27, 2015

RT @awesomechoi: That's me! In ridiculously great company. Come to our talk on parenting, race, gender, and other important stuff. twitter.com/kategardiner/s…

Aug 27, 2015

There is no time for cut-and-dried monotony. There is time for work. & time for love. That leaves no other time.-Coco Chanel,via@tinseltwine

Aug 24, 2015

Okay, this is a pretty high bar: 11 Signs You’re the Workplace Unicorn levo.com/articles/caree… via @levoleague

Aug 24, 2015

RT @ashleymilnetyte: How successful women maximize their time & what the rest of us can learn from that buff.ly/1Jfthe6 sponsored by…

Aug 24, 2015

Is this really an Irish proverb? Either way, it's good: "When you come upon a wall, throw your hat over it. Then go get your hat."

Aug 20, 2015

RT @sacca: Our best performing seed investment is led by a woman and has a racially and gender diverse team. Coincidence? No. twitter.com/InVenture/stat…

Aug 20, 2015

RT @Inc: Save $100 now! Lock in your place to attend #IncWomen on 10/1. Event info & registration bit.ly/1U0N6Ls http://t.co/s5MPvW…


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