This week on Wednesday 10/8 to Friday 10/10, a swarm of the world’s most powerful and prominent women in the tech industry – new and experienced, young and old – will gather … Continue Reading Grace Hopper Celebrates Women in Tech
Emma Watson appeared before the United Nations Headquarters in New York a week ago to give one of the most impassioned and empowering speech I’ve ever heard. Back in July, … Continue Reading Emma Watson says HeForShe
Let me tell you about Michelle Howard. Man is she one Tough Cookie! Last month, she became the US Navy’s first ever woman to be promoted to four-star admiral, not to mention … Continue Reading The Navy’s First Female 4-Star Admiral
If you haven’t heard of GoldieBlox, you need to – especially if you have daughters that you want to help teach about the wonders and awesomeness of engineering and math; … Continue Reading GoldieBlox Builds Girls Into Engineers
In case you missed out on the San Diego Comic Con this year, which just wrapped up one week ago today, here’s one of the sneak peeks you would have … Continue Reading A First Look At The New Wonder Woman
Google is at it again! My friends make fun of me for being too big of a Google-ite. I love everything Google does. I think they are an amazing company … Continue Reading Google Puts $50M Towards Girls In Code
Wanna hear a pretty crazy awesome story? So there’s this teenage girl named Malala Yousafzai. She lives in Pakistan. And she wants to go to school so she can learn. But … Continue Reading Happy Malala Day!
Meet Sallie Krawcheck – one of “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” and Fortune’s “50 Most Powerful Women in Business”, multiple times over. Her stellar resume includes posts like CEO of Sanford C. Bernstein & … Continue Reading Ladies, Ellevate Yourselves!
So I’ve talked briefly before about how amazing Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general are. But I haven’t really explained enough about why, or how much they can really change the world. … Continue Reading How Bitcoin Empowers Afghan Women
The 67th Cannes Film Festival wrapped up at the end of last month with another round of slightly disappointing results from a gender equality perspective. This time, only two female-directed films competed against … Continue Reading A Champion for Women Directors
Ladies, I cannot stress this enough. Men are not the enemy. Men are not the problem. It is far far more complicated, and yet far simpler, than that. Being a … Continue Reading Men Can Be Tough Cookies Too
Meet Rachel Sklar, former lawyer and founding editor of the Huffington Post & Mediaite, as well as advisor to start-ups such as Vox.com and Lover.ly – in short, one powerhouse Tough Cookie! I … Continue Reading Changing the Ratio
After writing that post about Crypto Moms, I came across this piece on Pursuing Nothing and immediately sympathized with the writer’s plight. Like me, she is not actually a mom, or anyone’s … Continue Reading The Other Woman in Cryptocurrency
Now I’m not a mother, and I’m not sure I’ll ever be. But regardless, I love what the Crypto Moms are doing. I’ve talked before about Bitcoin: why it’s so incredible … Continue Reading It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Crypto Moms!
Last September, I wrote a post about Variety’s Power of Women Honorees. And today, Variety is at it again, honoring six incredible ladies in the entertainment industry with the Inspiration Impact … Continue Reading Variety’s Power of Women: Inspiration Impact Honorees
According to the latest of Lui Smyth’s Simulacrum new online survey of Bitcoin users, about 93% of all users of the cryptocurrency are male. Now it may not be a terribly representative sample, but … Continue Reading Ladies, Bitcoin is Awesome!