Tag - Silicon Valley

Funding Support for Women

Recently at the end of a long trek attempting to pitch for funding, I discovered an organisation that supports funding & mentors women, Astia.  I am only sorry that it was so late in my journey that I discovered them.  In UK & Ireland, I...

Are Women Smarter than Men?

There have been a few posts on the net this week about women entrepreneurs prompted from a New York Times article ‘Out of the Loop in Silicon Valley’ (Why So Few Women in Silicon Valley) by Claire Cain Miller which spoke about a woman...

The Startup Visa is Important

When I first went to Ireland, I worked hard on a business plan & got a business visa for many years through the Justice Department.  It was a long process but it was doable.  I had been trying to get funding for an online matchmaking business in...