• A study found VCs talk about women entrepreneurs much more negatively than men

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    This probably won't come as much of a surprise to female entrepreneurs who have tried to raise funding.
    Swedish researchers observing government venture capitalists over a year found that they described female and male investors quite differently , and not in a good way.
    According to the researchers' account in the Harvard Business Review , male entrepreneurs tended to get lots of positive language about their "potential."
    These are the terms VCs used about men:
    An amazing innovator
    Bold
    Extremely competent and knowledgeable
    Willing to take risks
    Young but promising
    Cautious and...
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