For a very long time now, women have proven that they not only excel in each and every field, but they can do it better if not equally well as compared to men. So it is with entrepreneurship too. Women entrepreneurs are taking the plunge and starting up to follow their dreams and create lasting enterprises.
We have shared many such remarkable stories in the recent past – Chitra Gurnani of Thrillophilia , Arpita Ganesh of Buttercups, Richa Kar of Zivame and more recently, Neha Motwani of Fitternity in Mumbai. Even YourStory is a woman-led organization, so it is a cause dear to our heart.
In the recent past, the State Government is also coming up with Entrepreneurship Cells specially dedicated for women , private incubators are pitching in and top notch Business schools are launching programs for women entrepreneurs.
A few insights from our research into how women entrepreneurs are doing in India and the challenges they face. Here’s an interesting infographic.
Raising money as a woman entrepreneur
Sectors preferred by women entrepreneurs
When is it hardest to start up in a woman’s life?
We truly believe that the world needs more women entrepreneurs . Are you a woman entrepreneur? Share your thoughts in the comments!