Jen Shahade, World Poker and Chess Champion, Encourages Women to be Aggressive and Take Risks

Jen Shahade, World Poker and Chess Champion, Encourages Women to be Aggressive and Take Risks

You’re the only woman at the poker table. The attention turns to you to make your next move. At that moment you ask yourself, ‘What’s my next play?’ ‘How aggressive should I be?’ ‘What am I willing to risk?’ Jennifer Shahade, two-time Global Poker award winner and...
From Midlife Crisis To Empowerment: Becoming A Badass Woman

From Midlife Crisis To Empowerment: Becoming A Badass Woman

Katie Couric, an award-winning journalist, podcaster, documentary filmmaker, and best-selling author, who promoted gender equality in the workplace before it was popular, defines a badass woman as someone who “stands up for herself, is confident, and is not afraid to...
How Audrey Nicole Diamonds Is Breaking The Mold In The Jewelry Business

How Audrey Nicole Diamonds Is Breaking The Mold In The Jewelry Business

The current success rate for new businesses is around 10% to 20% over the long term. In 2023, in the United States, 42% of all businesses are owned by women. These businesses have grown by 16.7% between 2012 and 2019 compared to male-owned businesses which grew 5.2%...
How One Woman’s Story Helps Thousands Of Individuals Find A Future In Technology

How One Woman’s Story Helps Thousands Of Individuals Find A Future In Technology

At fifteen years old, the only thing Irma Olguin Jr knew about the PSAT test was that it was a ticket to get out of class for a half day. Little did she know, that the PSAT was also her ticket to a future she never dreamed of. The daughter of immigrant farm laborers...
Sarah Ann Masse Called Out Harvey Weinstein And Then Faced Career Retaliation. Now She’s Fighting For Change.

Sarah Ann Masse Called Out Harvey Weinstein And Then Faced Career Retaliation. Now She’s Fighting For Change.

In 2008, Sarah Ann Masse went to Harvey Weinstein’s home to interview for a nanny position. A young actress at the time, Sarah was using childcare work to support her acting career. Shockingly, Weinstein conducted the interview in his underpants, and then, according...
Does It Make Sense To Delay Motherhood For Your Career?

Does It Make Sense To Delay Motherhood For Your Career?

For men and women looking to advance their careers, being mindful of how best to navigate the complexities of the workplace and paying attention to what it takes to position oneself for success are critical. Women, however, face many challenges their male counterparts...