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Dare to Lead With Generosity

Shelley Zalis | Posted 05.07.2016 | Women
Shelley Zalis

Here are the Top 10 lessons I've learned from our daring pack in The Girls' Lounge that I shared at the Women in the World Summit:

Perfect Your Pitch: An Insider's Guide for Female Entrepreneurs

Shelley Zalis | Posted 06.17.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

At SXSW, where apps such as Meerkat sparked industry buzz, The Ipsos Girls' Lounge brought female founders together to help guide new tech startups. We dug into the bias that may be holding female entrepreneurs back and shared insight to help them win the pitch.

Take the High Road With Lizzie Velasquez: Inspiration from SXSW 2015

Shelley Zalis | Posted 05.27.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

As I stood up to address the group, including Lizzie's parents and brother, I had trouble putting together a sentence. And I'm never speechless. Actions do speak louder than words, and when I first learned about what Lizzie was doing for women and anyone who's been bullied, I was struck by her courage.

Empowering Female Entrepreneurs and Crushing Tech Sexism at SXSW 2015

Shelley Zalis | Posted 05.25.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

I was the first female CEO in the top 25 research companies. When I sold my company, I worked with all VC guys. They ran a company built with numbers; I ran a company built with passion. They rewrote my pitch deck, because I was told, "This is how you do it."

The Female Touch Charges Tech at CES 2015

Shelley Zalis | Posted 03.29.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

I agree that to truly activate change, we must inspire the next generation and we must inspire each other.

Cracking the Code to Female Empowerment at CES

Shelley Zalis | Posted 03.18.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

As adults, we often muse if we only knew then, what we know now. When a high school girl asked what we would tell our 16-year-old selves, we happily shared that it's never too late to opt in and change the game. Nuggets of wisdom from our Power Conversation...

The Girls' Lounge Takes Cannes with Confidence

Suzanne Grimes | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Suzanne Grimes

The annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is a spectacular display of the world's best advertising, with an overlay of seminars, me...

The Reverse Mentorship

Suzanne Grimes | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business
Suzanne Grimes

If you're ambitious, your career path will include plenty of sharp inclines, difficult decisions and mines buried in the road. Learning the hard way i...

The Game-Changing Ladies at CES

Suzanne Grimes | Posted 03.17.2014 | Impact
Suzanne Grimes

Fueled by the energy of the wonderful women I met at the Girls' Lounge, I encourage you to mentor and/or find a female mentor within your organization. Host a ladies' lunch among your colleagues and keep the dialogue open and honest.