More female entrepreneurs are starting their own businesses in 2013 than ever, and the aggressive growth trend for women-owned businesses that started in 1997 shows no signs of slowing down.
Today, women-owned businesses can be found in every industry and the statistics are truly amazing, as you can see in the infographic below from CreditDonkey. However, there are still many challenges that female entrepreneurs face, some of which are more prevalent for businesses owned by women than businesses owned by men. CreditDonkey identifies several key challenges facing female entrepreneurs:
- Stopping the tendency to do everything
- Finding peers for advice and networking
- Feeling like you’re not being taken seriously
- Feeling bad about your lack of work-life balance
You can follow the link to learn some solutions to those four problems identified by CreditDonkey and get more information and statistics about female entrepreneurs in the infographic below. Courtesy of: CreditDonkey
Follow the link to read more research and statistics about women in business.