The Hard Road of Female Founders

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If it’s not implicit bias, then why do female entrepreneurs struggle to access venture capital?

Stereotypes around gender roles can make the uncertainties of entrepreneurship much harder to deal with
The difference between male and female entrepreneurs may have more to do with access to capital or lack of role models
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For stock traders, the threat of unprecedented weather events makes playing the odds almost impossible

Neuroscience of marketing

Want to understand neuromarketing? A neuroscience professor explains what’s possible and not. And why you should be test subject number one.

social enterprise
Non-profits invent hybrid organizations that mix purpose and the market to achieve their social mission
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When you need to decide whether to go big or go home, who do you want around you?
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Firms have forgotten how to serve their customers. Here are three ways to get back to the basics before it’s too late
Their secret: learn to work through — and embrace — negative emotions long before tough challenges arrive
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The European Union imposed a link tax on news aggregators like Google News. But the EU may be hurting the publishers it seeks to protect
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Stereotypes around gender roles can make the uncertainties of entrepreneurship much harder to deal with
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First-time parents start off with reams of research and good intentions. But what happens when the “messiness of doing” undermines their new habits?
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By relying on intuition to make inventory decisions, firms are leaving up to 20 percent of their profits on the warehouse floor
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Never underestimate the value of hard-won research
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Where to look for answers beyond touchpoints and customer expectations

Smith School of Business

Goodes Hall, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario
Canada K7L 3N6

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