Boss Lady Initiative

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It's important to understand the challenges faced by women in entrepreneurship. By examining statistics and facts, we can gain valuable insights into the obstacles that women encounter in their entrepreneurial journeys.

According to recent studies, women entrepreneurs face several unique challenges that can hinder their success in the business world. Here are some key statistics that shed light on these obstacles:

1. Funding Gap: Women-owned businesses receive significantly less funding compared to their male counterparts. In fact, research shows that female entrepreneurs receive only 2-3% of venture capital funding globally. This funding gap limits the growth potential of women-led businesses and makes it harder for them to compete in the market.

2. Gender Bias: Gender bias continues to be a significant barrier for women in entrepreneurship. Studies have found that women often face stereotypes and biases that can affect their credibility and opportunities for advancement. For example, women may be perceived as less competent or less committed to their businesses compared to men, leading to unequal treatment and limited access to resources.

3. Lack of Role Models: The absence of visible female role models in entrepreneurship can make it harder for women to envision themselves as successful business owners. Research shows that having access to role models who have overcome similar challenges can greatly impact women's confidence and motivation to pursue entrepreneurial ventures. (Ladies, I'm here for you!)

4. Work-Life Balance: Balancing the demands of entrepreneurship with family responsibilities can be particularly challenging for women. Many women entrepreneurs struggle to find a healthy work-life balance, which can impact their overall well-being and ability to grow their businesses. 

5. Networking Opportunities: Building a strong network is crucial for business success, yet women often face barriers in accessing networking opportunities. Research suggests that women may have limited access to professional networks and mentorship, which can hinder their ability to connect with potential investors, partners, and customers.

These statistics highlight the importance of addressing the obstacles faced by women in entrepreneurship. By promoting gender equality, providing equal access to funding and resources, and fostering supportive networks, we can create an environment where women can thrive as entrepreneurs.

I am committed to empowering men and women in their entrepreneurial journeys while being a solution to the obstacles women specifically face. Through my products and resources, I aim to provide support, inspiration, and practical tools to help women overcome these obstacles and achieve their business goals.

Through the Boss Lady Iniative, these proceeds will go to:

  • Women solopreneurs, with special priority to single moms
  • Women in college who otherwise lack funding
  • Young women in high school who are pursuing entrepreneurship 

The funds will be distributed either by direct purchasing of products and services or by donating to receipient via lump sum. 

As of March 2024, recipients are solely determined by Janelle Bush.