#NetworkGirl Getting to 50%: Where Women-Founded Companies Are Gaining Ground c/o Huffington Post

17.91% of companies seeking funding in 2014 were women-led, up from 9.52% in 2009 http://buff.ly/1IXt6Yn  pic.twitter.com/TRd1ZCU3QT

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kira-makagon/getting-to-50-where-women_b_7867142.html

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Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women’s voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg examines why women’s progress in achieving leadership roles has stalled, explains the root causes, and offers compelling, commonsense solutions that can empower women to achieve their full potential.

#NetworkGirl: Top Women Blogs c/o Ignite Social Media

100 Women Bloggers you should be reading

http://www.ignitesocialmedia.com/blogging/women-bloggers/

Tech

Veronica BelmontVeronica Belmont – Mostly tech and gaming focused, Veronica writes with infectious, geeky enthusiasm about what’s brand new.

Dawn FosterFast Wonder – Using a combination of her technical and business expertise, Dawn educates companies on how to get business value from being a part of online communities…without boring us to death.

Jenna Wortham The New York Times Bits Blog – Before writing for The New York Times, Jenna was a culture and technology writer for Wired, and it shows. Her pieces generally focus on smartly outlining digital culture, while simultaneously showing how people are putting new technologies to use in their lives and businesses.

Xeni JardinXeni Jardin – Xeni is a stylish and well-known tech culture journalist who watches the industry with both an aesthetic and functional eye. Find her on Boing Boing.

Corvida RavenSheGeeks – Corvida vets and blogs about useful tech services and tools with an eye to what is going to make your online journey less noisy and more interesting.

Adria RichardsBut You’re A GirlInspiredMag called her blog fresh for a reason, because Adria takes on tech – and life – with vibrant and energetic posts.