Women in Business

March 14, 2011

Women in Business

In the News: FAU’s Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies, the Adams Center for Entrepreneurship, and the President’s Diversity Committee present the Third Annual Women’s Leadership Forum on Friday, March 16, 2011. This year’s theme is Women, Business, and Power.

Ad Women: How They Impact What We Need, Want, and Buy
By Juliann Sivulka. Prometheus Books, 2009
Call Number: HF5813 .U6 S54 2009

Beauty Shop Politics: African American Women’s Activism in the Beauty Industry
By Tiffany m. Gill. University of Illinois Press, 2010
Call Number: E185.86 .G494 2010

The Best-Kept Secret: Women, Corporate Lobbyists, Policy, and Power in the United States
By Denise Benoit. Rutger University Press, 2007
Call Number: HD6095 .B46 2007 (Also available online via NetLibrary)

The Business of Women: Female Enterprise and Urban Development in Northern England, 1760-1830
By Hannah Barker. Oxford University Press, 2006
Call Number: GD6054.2 .G7 B37 2006 (Also available online via Oxford Scholarship)

Can This Elephant Curtsey on Cue?: Life Lessons Learned on a Film Set for Women in Business
By Danielle Weinstock. Smith and Kraus, 2008
Call Number: HD6053 .W42 2008

Capital Intentions: Female Proprietors in San Francisco, 1850-1920
By Edith Sparks. University of North Carolina Press, 2006
Call Number: HD6096 .C3 S63 2006

Doing Business with Beauty: Black Women, Hair Salons, and the Racial Enclave Economy
By Adia Harvey Wingfield. Rowman & Littlefield, 2008
Call Number: HD2358.5 .U6 S65 2008

Domains of Influence: Arab Women Business Leaders in the New Economy
By Jacqueline Hassink. I. B. Tauris & Co. Ltd., 2008
Call Number: TR654 .H37 2008

The Female Brand: Using the Female Mindset to Succeed in Business
By Catherine Kaputa. Davies-Black, 2009
Call Number: HD6053 .K37 2009

Female Entrepreneurship: Implications for Education, Training and Policy
Edited by Nancy M. Carter et al. Routledge, 2007
Call Number: HD6072.5 .F46 2007 (Also available online via NetLibrary)

The Girls’ Guide to Building a Million-Dollar Business
By Susan Wilson Colovic. AMACOM, 2008
Call Number: Available online via NetLibrary

Growth-Oriented Women Entrepreneurs and Their Businesses: A Global Research Perspective
Edited by Candida G. Brush et al. Edward Elgar, 2006
Call Number: HD6053 .G765 2006 (Also available online via NetLibrary)

Handbook on Women in Business and Management
Edited by Diana Bilimoria and Sandy Kristin Piderit. Edward Elgar, 2007
Call Number: Available online via NetLibrary

How She Does It: How Women Entrepreneurs Are Changing the Rules of Business Success
By Margaret Heffernan. Viking, 2007
Call Number: HD6053 .H37 2007

International Research Handbook on Successful Women Entrepreneurs
Edited by S. L. Fielden and M. Davidson. Edward Elgar, 2010
Call Number: HD6072.5 .I59 2010 (Also available online via ebrary)

It’s Not a Glass Ceiling, It’s a Sticky Floor: Free Yourself from the Hidden Behaviors Sabotaging Your Career Success
By Rebecca Shambaugh. McGraw-Hill, 2008
Call Number: Available online via NetLibrary

Ladies Who Launch: Embracing Entrepreneurship & Creativity As a Lifestyle
By Victoria Colligan and Beth Schoenfeldt with Amy Swift. St. Martin’s Press, 2007
Call Number: HD62.5 .C637 2007

Martha Stewart: A Biography
By Joann F. Price. Greenwood Press, 2007
Call Number: Available online via NetLibrary

Natalia Shelikhova: Russian Oligarch of Alaska Commerce
By Dawn Lea Black and Alexander Yu Petrov. University of Alaska Press, 2010
Call Number: F907 .S55 B55 2010

The Perspective of Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Age of Globalization
Edited by Mirjana Radovic. Information Age Pub, 2007
Call Number: HD6072.5 .P47 2007

There’s a Business in Every Woman: A 7-Step Guide to Discovering, Starting, and Building the Business of Your Dreams
By Ann M. Holmes. Ballantine Books, 2007
Call Number: HD62.5 .H642 2007

Unpacking Globalization: Markets, Gender, and Work
Edited by Linda E. Lucas. Lexington Books, 2007
Call Number: HQ1381 .U57 2007

Why Women Mean Business
By Avivah Wittenberg-Cox and Alison Maitland. Wiley, 2009
Call Number: HD6053 .W54 2009 (At Treasure Coast)

Women and Entrepreneurship: Female Traders in the Northern Netherlands, c. 1580-1815
By Danielle van den Heuvel. Aksant, 2007
Call Number: HD6072.6 .N4 H48 2007

Women Entrepreneurship and Social Capital: A Dialogue and Construction
Edited by Iiris Aaltio, Paula Kyrö and Elisabeth Sundin. Copenhagen Business School Press, 2008
Call Number: HD6053 .W6295 2008

Women in Business: The Changing Face of Leadership
By Patricia Werhane et al. Praeger Publishers, 2007
Call Number: Available online via NetLibrary

Women in Business, 1700-1850
By Nicola Phillips. Boydell Press, 2006
Call Number: HD6054.4 .G7 P485 2006

Women, Technology and Entrepreneurship: Global Case Studies
Edited by Vinnie Jauhari and Charla Griffy Brown. Reference Press, 2009
Call Number: HD6054 .W66 2009

Women’s Concerns: Twelve Women Entrepreneurs of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
By Jill Jepson. Peter Lang, 2009
Call Number: HB615 .J47 2009

2 Responses to “Women in Business”

  1. There are more business women everyday… so it’s very interesting to read something about this.
    For both men and women, of course.

  2. I believe in time more women will be heading large U.S. corporations. They certainly can’t do any worse then the men.