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Working Women

Entrepreneur, Author & Business Coach Joyce Johnson Speaks On Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Finance

Entrepreneur, Author & Business Coach Joyce Johnson Speaks On Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Finance

By Joyce Johnson Wall Street and the finance industry as a whole look a lot like an “all white boys club.” The industry does little to disguise their homogeneity. However, […]

Politics

Kamala Harris gives her victory speech as Vice President elect, in Delaware on November 7, 2020. Image: CNBC/Youtube

THIS IS AMERICA: Madam VP And The Women Of Color, LGBTQ+ Folks & BIPOC Who Made History In The 2020 Election

November 3 will forever become an historic moment in American politics. Yes, it was heralded as arguably the most important presidential election of our time, but more than that, it […]

Feminism

'Not Done: Women Remaking America' | PBS

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Documentaries About The Women Of Color Leading Movements That Are Changing America

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! It’s clear we are headed for change, not just in America but across the world. With 2020 being a pivotal year due to […]

Girl on a Mission

Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

Actress & Producer Patricia McKenzie Using Storytelling To Change Hearts And Minds In Hollywood

By Dana Corddry “Many stories matter. Stories have been used to dispossess and to malign. But stories can also be used to empower, and to humanize. Stories can break the […]

Feminism

#ladiesbewoke video by Be Woke Vote

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Videos Outlining The Importance Of Women Gaining The Right To Vote

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we gather around our virtual water coolers and fangirl over a handful of videos, centered around an […]

Interviews

Speaker & Educator Kishshana Palmer Helping Women Of Color Fundraisers Adapt Their Businesses During COVID-19

Speaker & Educator Kishshana Palmer Helping Women Of Color Fundraisers Adapt Their Businesses During COVID-19

Today more than ever, we are grounding our platform in the mission that if we want to see a new model of leadership that is innovative, inclusive and representative, look […]

Interviews

Thynk Global founders Maghan Morin and Jeanine Suah

Get Familiar With Thynk Global: A Co-working Space Founded by 2 Women Of Color, Catering To Minority Female Entrepreneurs

The traditional office space has changed drastically over the past few years, with the rise of work-from-home jobs as well as solo-preneurs and entrepreneurs disrupting business models of yesterday. With […]

Interviews

Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

Cannabis Entrepreneur Solonje Burnett On A Burgeoning Industry Giving More Womxn A Seat At The Table

One of the fastest growing cultural changes we’re seeing in the United States today is the legalized cannabis industry and attitudes associated with it. As of April 2019, 11 states […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Films Centered Around Empowering Stories Of Native American & Pacific Islander Women

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Films Centered Around Empowering Stories Of Native American & Pacific Islander Women

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That part of the week where we get to share 3 of our fave videos of the moment, usually centered around a unifying theme that […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: India’s Official Oscars Entry, & Women Of Color Confronting Racial Stereotypes In Film

FEMINIST FRIDAY: India’s Official Oscars Entry, & Women Of Color Confronting Racial Stereotypes In Film

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That part of our week where we take time to celebrate 3 videos we can’t get enough of at the moment. This week’s theme […]

Creativity

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

Artist Yetunde Sapp Uses Painting As An Artform To Empower Women & Their Purpose

By Taylor Jones Yetunde Sapp’s introduction to art started with an unsuspecting beginning. Before she began preschool her father would give her small instructionals while her mother was at work. […]

Working Women

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

By Kaitlyn Borysiewicz for Fairygodboss I remember walking into my first job straight out of college, wondering if my hair was combed down enough or if the comments I interjected […]

Interviews

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

Entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland On Overcoming Race & Gender Barriers To Launch A Successful Company

If you just watched the video above and it got you thinking, “what IS my hustle?”, then you will want to get to know entrepreneur Cheryl Sutherland. She is the […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

FEMINIST FRIDAY: PBS Asks What’s Next For Sexual Harassment & Abuse In The #MeToo Era

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of our week which is not just about TGIF, but about sharing some of our fave videos that portray what we […]

Working Women

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]