Women Who Rock
Angela-Merkel

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...

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Teen Girls Try Out Male-Dominated Careers

Did you go to summer camp? What did you do there. Swim, run, develop crushes on boys…probably. What about repair a truck? Or install cable? Probably not, right. That is unless you’re going to the camp for girls at D...

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26 People Who Failed at First

Falling down is inevitable. Failure is necessary. We’ve all heard these platitudes when we’ve stumbled in our lives. And it’s easy to sarcastically say, “Sure, failure rocks!” But it might be easie...


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Victory in the Form of Candy Crowley

Margaret Mead famously said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” So she said, and so it will be. A few weeks back, we ...

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Shannon Eastin Breaks the Turf Ceiling

Knowing that I’m a female in a man’s world, I’ve always put the most pressure on myself. Pretty much everything I do is going to be magnified. I know what I signed up for. I have to be bigger, stronger, know that I unders...

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Elizabeth Gilbert Talks Love and Soul Mates

It’s Friday afternoon, and whether you’re taken or single, your mind may be on love this weekend. If you’re in a relationship, perhaps you’re spending quality time with your significant other. If youR...


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The Ridiculosity of the Marissa Mayer Criticism

Since Yahoo! announced Marissa Mayer would be the company’s new CEO in mid-July, there have been countless articles, television segments, radio experts, bloggers, and opinion writers weighing in on everything from her exp...

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Olympian Confesses – “I Was Terrified”

The photo above clearly depicts a happy, beautiful young woman. Her engagement ring gleaming, it’s clear she is content and in love. If you don’t recognize her, let me refresh your memory. This is what she looked li...

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A Season of “Firsts” for Women

On Friday, the world watched as London kicked off the 2012 Summer Olympics. Around the world, breath was taken away and tears were shed at the incredible symbolism and phenomenally moving live creation of this year’s Olym...


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The Girl Effect

We’ve all heard the famous Brigham Young quote, “You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.” When you take that one step further, it’s not just about women…...