In the life of a driven entrepreneur, a trial-by-fire moment can set the stage for big success.
This past year has been a banner year for bootstrapping women in entrepreneurship. We have stormed the proverbial glass ceiling, and written about it all over the exponentially growing blogosphere.
Nur-E Farhana Rahman is the co-founder of Knotty Gal, a NY-area socially conscious accessories business dedicated to helping educate and empower girls...
Christina's passion for art and technology started at an early age. She graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with degrees in both Fine Art and Human Computer Interaction. She has a strong interest in user-centered design and its power to enrich and strengthen both online and offline experiences.
Angela Bergeson has been working in the field of education for over 25 years and is the Head of School at The IDEAL School and Academy of Manhattan. ...
I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, in 2001. While it was life changing, I was determined to not let it change my lifestyle dramatically.
This morning I arose in a very cold house. It was 48 degrees in the warmest part of the living room. How cold is that? Well, I'll put it this way. I w...
Suki Kramer's story inspires. She's a wealth of experience and information, and isn't afraid to share it.
The collective consciousness of the participants and speakers at this inspiring conference was that, ultimately we are all connected and everything is possible if we come together and assume our birthright as leaders and choose to make a difference for the greater good of all.
Now with this fresh, open wound in the "city that never sleeps" we have an opportunity to never fall asleep again and become conscious to our own source of power that gives us life to speak and act in truth that sets every person free.
Katherine enjoys the creative vibe of the city as well as the expansive and endless vistas of the New Mexico landscape creating an inspiring and positive influence on her collection and one of a kind commissions
Recognizing her talent for matchmaking, Talia quit her full-time job and began hosting popular singles events and offering personalized matchmaking services. Three Day Rule was officially created in 2010, allowing Talia to turn her lifelong hobby of matchmaking into a business.
When you have no place to rest and little money, a coffee shop that permits you to visit its warm premises, use its free power or free Wi-Fi, that hands out cups of cold or hot water, is more than a resource. It's a temporary sanctuary.
Yikes, I didn't realize my ambition, admiration of Hillary Clinton and advocacy of women's issues could be seen as mutually exclusive to my maternal instincts and desire to have a family and kids. I like Excel spreadsheets as much as I like baking, is that a problem?
The quest for female leaders in order to achieve this fairer representation within the European Union Institutions is placed high on the agenda every 5 years. The problem has been how to keep it there once the elections are over.
With the IMMAF since February 2012, Erika created the strategic platform of the organization before the launch in April 2012. She was in charge of bra...