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Women of Color and Their Successful Entrepreneurship

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The impact of women’s entrepreneurship cannot be ignored. Around the world women are starting businesses at incredibly high rates, resulting in increased revenue and job creation in the world’s economies.

Yet while women, particularly women of color, have proven themselves to be successful businesswomen, barriers to their economic empowerment continue to exist. Although women of color started companies at three times the rate of other women in 2010, their average revenue was less than 25 percent of businesses owned by white men.