"You might remember seeing a great deal of articles last year declaring that the number of female CEOs for Fortune 500 companies reached an all time high in 2020. However, the catch was that the actual number of female CEOs was 37, which only accounts for 7.4% of the companies listed. Despite this discrepancy, we are seeing huge changes in the world and women-led companies are proving to be more profitable and more appealing to investors. Because female entrepreneurs are held to higher standards, they push themselves harder to overcome the hurdles standing in their way and, as a result, take their companies to new heights. In honor of Women’s History Month, here are seven female founders sharing wise words on overcoming hardships in the entrepreneurial world."
Read the full story here from Grey Journal.