The shape of UK self-employment is increasingly female, professional and experienced, but we are still very much a minority of consultancy contractors.
Female entrepreneurship in the UK has been given a welcome boost, with a rise in the number of female business investors.
British Asian businesses are highly entrepreneurial, but new research says Asian women feel their culture is holding them back.
Prowess Connect have launched a Manifesto to put women in business on the agenda.
The new self-employed are increasingly female and more reluctant than the longer-term self-employed, according to new research from the Resolution Foundation.
“If you are just a little housewife running a little business from home earning some pin money..” Small Business Sexism is rarely that blatant, but the subtle stuff is no less deadly.
Here is what women’s business ownership in the UK looks like. Thanks to Smarta for turning the Prowess facts section into this gorgeous infographic.
The newly launched Project 28-40 is the biggest ever survey of women’s workplace experiences. Get involved and make sure self-employed women are part of it.
Universal Credit will hammer self-employment. Here is what to expect and what you can do.
If you are passionate about supporting women in business and pushing for positive change, Prowess Connect may be for you.
Act4Growth aims to change EU policy to support and promote female entrepreneurs. It has to collect 1 million signatures.
Could the new small business Tsar do the business for women?
Women own more that 126 million businesses, but low self-confidence is still holding European and U.S. women back.
Hilary Farnworth has helped hundred of women over 50 to get into business. Here are her top tips for women and policy makers.