How are women tackling the issue of gender equality in the workplace? By starting their own companies. LinkedIn recently released a list of the top 50 American startups for 2017, 12 percent of which are run by women. While 12 percent may not sound like a lot, it’s actually pretty significant compared to what we see in more traditional businesses. Among Fortune 500 companies, just six percent have women at the helm. Let’s go ladies! Save this to read more.