Women entrepreneurs take part in three-minute, one-on-one, business speed dating meetings during the fourth Women Entrepreneurs Festival in New York, January 15, 2014.
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Business Latest: Girls rule, but they don’t know it

 

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Business Latest: Girls rule, but they don't know it