Step it up

French women hack
work-life balance

What does it mean to be a female entrepreneur?

Tech startups are getting all the attention, but there is so much more. Entrepreneurship is a mindset, a lifestyle. And who knows lifestyle better than French women?

Géraldine Le Meur interviewed 29 French women who have founded startups, created brands or held positions of high responsibility. Candid, honest conversations with perspectives on business, life, and being women. A unique cultural perspective on creating an entrepreneurial life and overcoming the challenges faced by women in business and especially women in tech.

They demonstrate through their life stories that with small steps you can step up your life and reach success. This book demystifies female success, revealing it to be a path to work-life balance and achieving goals.

Step it up How French women hack work life balance
Step it up How French women hack work life balance

About the author

Geraldine Le Meur

Géraldine Le Meur, a French-American entrepreneur, investor, and mother of three boys, founded her first company at the age of 23.

Since the very early days of the Internet in 1995, Geraldine successfully pursued her entrepreneurial journey in the tech ecosystem, founding a web agency, a web hosting company, a blogging platform and a trailblazer event, Le Web, which brought all of Silicon Valley to Europe.

In 2016, she co-founded The Refiners, a San Francisco-based pre-seed fund and program devoted to equipping entrepreneurs with the tools they need to expand their vision and scale globally.

In collaboration with Anais Bon

© all rights reserved - Author's Photo © Geraldine Aresteanu - Background Photo by Emily reider
Translated from the original French " Comme elles entreprenez votre vie!" Editions Diateino Oct 2018