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Contributors

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

By Makeda Waterman According to the United States Department of Labor, “Women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor force. “As women enter the workforce after transitioning into a […]

Entertainment

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

American’s Largest Documentary Festival Puts The Spotlight On Female Filmmakers & Directors

There has never been a more important time to amplify the voices of female filmmakers, directors and storytellers, than now. Sure, we’ve been actively promoting women’s voices in film for […]

Contributors

Where Are All The Women Disrupting The Financial Technology Sector?

Where Are All The Women Disrupting The Financial Technology Sector?

By Weronika Slowinksa The financial sector is another industry where most of the business is conducted by men. Do not get me wrong, there is a significant percentage of women […]

Working Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

Most of us are familiar with the gender wage gap in existence throughout the workforce today. In the US, women make 77c to every $1 a man makes, and that […]

Fashion & Beauty

How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

Not too long ago, if someone would have told you that a plus-sized model was to make the front cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, you would have shaken your […]

Sports

How Women Have Gone From The Sidelines To Leading The Way In These Industries

How Women Have Gone From The Sidelines To Leading The Way In These Industries

Gone forever are the days when women “belonged” in the kitchen; the times when women wore pearls and pretty dresses because that is what society dictated; the times when they […]

Body Image

Model Ashley Graham Said She Loves Her Cellulite In A TED Talk…& It Was Awesome!

Model Ashley Graham Said She Loves Her Cellulite In A TED Talk…& It Was Awesome!

How often do you look in your mirror and tell yourself how damn beautiful and awesome you are? If you answered “not much”, you wouldn’t be alone. Which is why […]

Working Women

New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg taught women to ‘Lean In’ with her book, and Huffpost founder Arianna Huffington is teaching women to ‘Thrive’ with hers. It turns out, they are onto […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

How ‘The Model Alliance’ Is Revolutionizing Fashion By Protecting Underage Models

How ‘The Model Alliance’ Is Revolutionizing Fashion By Protecting Underage Models

When you think of underage models, you think of girls being exploited by older sleazy men in the fashion industry, pre-pubescent girls parading down the runways of the world modeling […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Model Marquita Pring On The Growing Trend Of Body Diversity

Plus Size Model Marquita Pring On The Growing Trend Of Body Diversity

It’s a term that is a huge battleground in the fashion industry right now: Plus Size. It has been the topic of many conversations in the media focused on women […]

Contributors, Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Blogging: How To Get It Right & Make It Interesting.

Fashion Blogging: How To Get It Right & Make It Interesting.

Fashion is a growing yet competitive industry to work in, which makes it even more important to be creative. Fashion enthusiasts would once only turn to Vogue, Elle and Glamour […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

The Empowerment Project Soars Over San Francisco!

The Empowerment Project Soars Over San Francisco!

  Hello there darlings! I’m Alana, I’m the Director of Photography of our little spice world on wheels. And today I’ll be updating you on the San Francisco leg of […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

Meet The All-Female Documentary Crew Of ‘The Empowerment Project’!

Meet The All-Female Documentary Crew Of ‘The Empowerment Project’!

The Heartfelt Productions crew are officially on the road! Yep, they have started filming their exciting project called ‘The Empowerment Project’ and they are made up of 5 females who […]

Entertainment

Suck It Boys! Nearly Half Of All Video Gamers Are Girls.

Suck It Boys! Nearly Half Of All Video Gamers Are Girls.

It’s like that old Bob Dylan song “oh the times they are a-changin’…” While that song was released in 1964, those words are eerily true of the tech and gaming […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

Surely There Are More Females In Hip Hop Than Just Nicki Minaj?

It’s a question we have been wondering lately. When you turn on the TV, scour the internet, and even look for new music to download on iTunes or any music-sharing […]