Like many of you, I have been listening to a lot more podcasts lately, with the pandemic and working from home. I posted my favorite podcasts over a year ago, so I thought it was time to refresh the list. Some of my favorites are the same, but I’ve also found some new ones!
This month, we tracked $449.1M of venture capital funding to founding teams of all women, representing 19% growth over last month. The biggest deal was Ellevest, an investing platform designed for women.
Every year, Forbes puts out a list of the top 100 venture capital investors, called the Midas List. This year, 11 of the 100 are women, which is down from last year’s record of 12. At Glass Half Funded, we know the venture capital industry is still very much dominated by men, so we aren’t surprised by the low number of women on the list. However, we still want to celebrate the women who made it!
This month, GHF tracked $376.4M of venture capital funding to founding teams of all women, representing 5% growth over last month. The biggest deal was Chief, a membership for women executives and leaders.
This month, we tracked $357.3M of venture capital funding to founding teams of all women, representing 30% growth over last month. The biggest deal was Equip Health, which provides at-home eating disorder treatment.
This month, GHF tracked 19 VC deals with founding teams of all women totaling $275M. The biggest deal was Savage X Fenty, Rihanna’s beauty company.
Happy New Year! 2021 was a big year for me. I moved cities and moved careers, finally landing a job in venture capital. I want to share the books I read this year that got me here.
I am so excited to share this year’s gift guide with you. I’ve carefully curated these items from women-owned businesses, but rest assured, there is something for everyone on this list!
With all the recent layoffs and the looming threat of AI automation, it can be a challenging labor market right now. If you are one of the millions of people looking for a new job, I have some tips for you.
At Glass Half Funded, it’s important to us that we highlight and celebrate women entrepreneurs. We are especially excited when women are using their skills to make the world a better place. These women are literally doing just that! Given that the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report gave humanity a CODE RED, this work is of the utmost importance right now.