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Hot Straw

Some Like It Hot — Reusable Straws For Hot-Beverage Addicts

A couple of weeks ago, I attended a Denver Young Professionals event where they happened to be hosting an IndieGoGo campaign for Dawn Miracle, founder of Hot Straw. When I got the emails prior to the event, I assumed that Hot S...

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Bitches Finish First

I want to talk to you today about two words — one you’re no doubt far too familiar with and one you may not know. The first is “bitch” and the second is “gaslighting.” Let me tell you first w...

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7 Things Miss Piggy Can Teach Us About Life

She’s an icon for women (and pigs) around the world. She always looks her best and she’s unapologetic in her communication style. There is no other Miss Piggy, and we all know and love her. That’s why I was ex...


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Ivanka Trump Designs for Empowered Women

I’ve always loved Ivanka Trump. There’s just something about her. She is graceful while powerful at the same time. She is reserved with a strong presence simultaneously. She is a leader and has a calming disposition...

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Gina Centrello Speaks

There are rock star women of the business world you know, and then there are the unsung heroes. Sure, we love the Cathie Blacks and the Carly Fiorinas of the world – the Marissas and the Sheryls whose high powered and equ...

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Women Take the Political Stage

We recently outlined the trends we found inForbes’ Most Powerful Women list for 2012, and the biggest trend was the rise of the political woman. The top 3 onForbes’ list were women in higher office, and we think thi...


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Forbes Most Powerful Couples

Topping off our series on Forbes lists this week, we’re looking at Forbes‘ “Most Powerful Couples.” There’s the obvious….. And the not so obvious….you might not know that designer Diane...

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Forbes Women Changing the World

  To continue our obsession with Forbes’ new lists – we’re bringing you “Women Changing the World.” Forbes found eleven women whose work is changing the world in fields like: Philanthropy Busi...

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Forbes Women to Watch

  Just yesterday, we showcased the trends in Forbes’ “100 Most Powerful Women” for 2012. But there’s another list that might be just as important form Forbes. Take Marissa Mayer, for instance. Today...


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Trends from Forbes’ Most Powerful Women 2012

  Forbes is back in list mode for 2012 and last week released their “Worlds 100 Most Powerful Women.” And in case you don’t want to scroll through all 100 slides, we’re giving you the trends and hig...