Men dominate the corporate world to a very large extent. There are only about a handful of women that have made the breakthrough and established successful ventures within the corporate world. This underrepresentation of women within the corporate world is the result of all the sexist bias working against female entrepreneurs.
Women entrepreneurs face more obstacles in their path towards establishing and running a successful venture compared to their male counterparts. However, if female entrepreneurs were to work in synergy; create strong networks, offer mentorship opportunities, share experiences, exposure, and act as a support group to one another, they would neutralize all the challenges that are unique to the female entrepreneurs.
Today, Innov8tiv presents to you one female entrepreneur who has come up with such a platform that brings women entrepreneurs together. Born out of the challenges she faced, Whitney Barkley shares her story below:
Tell us about yourself
My name is Whitney Barkley and I am the founder of Barter Babes, LLC; an online platform that helps female entrepreneurs remove business barriers through the exchange of services with other like-minded girl bosses. My background is …read more