Women account for 40% of new entrepreneurs today, according to a report from American Express, and they start businesses for numerous reasons, including the flexibility to work when they want. Women also can overcome the gender pay gap by charging what they're worth, and they have more control over their future by starting their own companies, Caroline Castrillon writes.
Flexibility, freedom to set rates among reasons women start businesses
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