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For the Love of Sisterhood in Business

Asha Ramakrishna | Posted 07.12.2016 | Women
Asha Ramakrishna

Being an extrovert/ introvert, I love celebrations but cannot help but be introspective around this time and have found myself looking inward about my business relationships I've developed over this last year.

Inspiring Campaign Highlights The Power Of Women Helping Women

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 06.23.2016 | Women

"Behind every successful woman, is another successful woman." That's the message behind Lean In founder and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's new Lean In...


Lucinda Cross | Posted 06.13.2016 | Women
Lucinda Cross

Sisterhood is a reward. The sister relationship, above all other relationships, is the greatest of all. I believe sisterhood requires more energy tha...

Behind Every Successful Woman is Her Tribe of Sisters

Culture-ist | Posted 05.27.2016 | Impact

By Julia Abbiss Competition is a tricky concept. As a core American value, competition is an embedded part of our social and economic makeup. From a ...

The Color Purple: Biological, Sorority, and Lupy Sisters

Kesha Morant Williams | Posted 05.26.2016 | Women
Kesha Morant Williams

In Alice Walker's novel, the color purple is reflective of God's love, beauty, and hope for a better tomorrow. Like Takisha and Amy, those living with lupus embrace the color purple as they battle the illness, strive to enhance awareness, and increase funding for a cure.

6 Small Ways Feminism Made Me Be A Better Friend

Bustle | Posted 04.26.2016 | Women

Just a little reminder: Who your friend does or does not sleep with is none of your business, nor does it dictate their worth as a human. Embracing your sexuality, whatever it may be, can be threatening to people. Eff those people... metaphorically speaking.

The Wedding Invitation I Almost Didn't Send

Eve Sturges | Posted 04.08.2016 | Weddings
Eve Sturges

The more I tried to change my thinking, the more ashamed I felt for it. So, as my wedding day approached, I did what adults who swear that they are confident and way past worrying about what other people think don't do: I called my parents and told them that I didn't want my sister at my wedding.

How Women Can Find Their Power At Any Age

Mara Karpel, Ph.D. | Posted 03.30.2016 | Fifty
Mara Karpel, Ph.D.

Each of us, men and women alike, have both male and female energies or qualities within us. We are functioning at our best and achieving our highest level of well-being when these two energies are balanced.

This Is About Abortion

Annie Brothers | Posted 03.16.2016 | Women
Annie Brothers

I don't want to make that choice for another woman and I don't want someone to make it for me. What I do want is more handholding, more support, more love, more compassion, more space for grief and anything and everything else that comes up.

A Journey in Wisdom With the Tribe of Women

Anisha Ismail Patel | Posted 03.09.2016 | Women
Anisha Ismail Patel

Whether we say it out loud or in our minds, as women we have a strong chant that unites us.

How to Celebrate International Women's Day Everyday-15 Tips

Angela D. Coleman | Posted 02.26.2016 | Women
Angela D. Coleman

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This year's Intern...

Solidarity, Sadly Out of Style

Jan Millsapps, Ph.D. | Posted 02.22.2016 | Women
Jan Millsapps, Ph.D.

I have been feeling like an old feminist trying to come to a brand new understanding about why so many -- but especially young women -- think my generation's feminism has no relevance, not just in the presidential campaign, but in their lives.

The Healing Power of Sisterhood

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 02.09.2016 | Women
20 Beautiful Women

There is something oh so powerful about sisterhood. The wounds that block others from seeing your inner light connects you to your soul sisters even more, because they can see the REAL you--even in your darkest moments.

Learning From The Past, Living For The Future

Sheryl Olitzky | Posted 02.09.2016 | Women
Sheryl Olitzky

I just returned from a trip to the Balkans. This Building Bridges Journey brought Muslim and Jewish women from the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom to Bos...

The Mean Girls Club: Does It Truly Exist Among Women?

Charmaine Carraway | Posted 02.08.2016 | Women
Charmaine Carraway

The better question is, how do we break this cycle of feminine destruction among women? We begin with the embrace of our own insecurities, and the allowance of those insecurities to become our strengths.

A Tale of Sisterhood: Teaching Our Youth to Embrace Their Tribe.

Mary Rogers | Posted 02.10.2016 | Women
Mary Rogers

"Imagine a community of women inspiring it's daughters, granddaughters, and nieces to refuse to twist their lives out of shape to fit into expectation...

Dear Daughter, I Hope You Have A Sister Just Like Mine

Daria Simeone | Posted 01.20.2016 | Parents
Daria Simeone

Because a sister is a woman by your side for life, and you'll need it. Even to blame her for your faults. Because, dear Mia, who do you think you have inherited this sh*tty character from?

Return of the Tribe: Honoring Your Moon Cycle

Mary Rogers | Posted 01.19.2016 | Women
Mary Rogers

Within every woman there is a wild and natural creature, a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing. Her...

How Practicing Sisterhood With Your Yoga Makes You a Better Woman and a Better Yogi

Angela D. Coleman | Posted 01.13.2016 | Women
Angela D. Coleman

There's a tangible energy that resides in a room where people come together to practice, and it ebbs and flows between each session. It fluctuates as the days pass, as emotions are brought into the room and released.

6 Things Every Fulfilling and Sincere Friendship Has

Yasmine Cheyenne | Posted 12.30.2015 | Women
Yasmine Cheyenne

There is nothing wrong with being a woman's woman - women rock. Create those friendships and enjoy your sisterhood time. And no matter what 'they' say - it's worth it.

9 Reasons Your Sisters Are Your Best Friends

Avelist | Posted 11.20.2015 | Women

No matter how often we might disagree, I always know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that my sisters have my best interests at heart.

Essence Atkins Washing A Woman’s Feet Is The Ultimate Act Of Sisterhood

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 11.17.2015 | Black Voices

Essence Atkins got down on her knees and washed my friend Allison Pecola Person's feet today which I believe is a wonderful way to exude a simple act ...

Childhood Influences: Where Ideas Are Born

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 11.11.2015 | Latino Voices
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

Many of us remember movies from our childhood, their effect on us then and now. Sure, I saw all the Disney releases of my generation, but I was raised by a single mother and old movies shown on late night TV were my babysitters.

How Dare You: The Costs of Shutting People Down

Khanh Ho | Posted 11.03.2015 | Impact
Khanh Ho

Minorities often find themselves in this situation -- whether they work in academia or business or government. And they often have to think about the backlash of someone, quite often an ally, who will take offense if they don't tow the line.

How I Survived 3 Sibling Weddings In One Year

Avelist | Posted 10.28.2015 | Weddings

If you've been through even ONE family wedding, I bet your jaw is still on the floor because you know what goes into a wedding and you cannot imagine three of them in the same year. Here's how my family survived the year of the weddings.