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Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

Beyond “Pinktober” – A List Of Important Causes To Raise Awareness About During October

By Chelsy Ranard October’s colors tend to be an array of oranges, reds, and yellows. As summer leaves and fall takes its place, our surroundings follow suit. Pumpkin spice, Halloween, […]

October 19, 2017 ×
How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

By Bree Stedman “Hello this is Bree….” I answer the phone through gritted teeth while giving my then 4 year old son the death stare. He’d been pushing buttons again […]

October 16, 2017 ×
Abolishing The Ban On Saudi Women Driving Is Great, But What About Male Guardianship Laws?

Abolishing The Ban On Saudi Women Driving Is Great, But What About Male Guardianship Laws?

By Tara Carey, Equality Now Saudi Arabian state television announced on Tuesday evening that women will be allowed to drive in the kingdom, with driving licenses to be issued to […]

October 5, 2017 ×
Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

By Liz Greene Though mental health disorders can affect anyone of any gender, race, or age, research suggests that women are about 40 percent more likely than men to be […]

October 4, 2017 ×
To Truly Reach Equality Today We Must Stop Looking At Gender Within A Binary System

To Truly Reach Equality Today We Must Stop Looking At Gender Within A Binary System

By Cristina Carballo-Perelman Men and women can not be contained within a binary system. One isn’t a zero and the other a one. Not even the differences between men and […]

October 2, 2017 ×
Colin Kaepernick’s #TakeAKnee Movement Has Nothing To Do With The American Flag

Colin Kaepernick’s #TakeAKnee Movement Has Nothing To Do With The American Flag

By Nico Morgan Whether or not you’re an avid social media or TV news follower, you’ve heard about this “scandal.” This controversy surrounding the “taking a knee” movement throughout the […]

September 28, 2017 ×
How Kickstarter Campaigns Have Become A Win For Female Entrepreneurs & Business Owners

How Kickstarter Campaigns Have Become A Win For Female Entrepreneurs & Business Owners

By Viorela Metesan If you are woman who owns your own business, there’s some good news. It turns out that female entrepreneurs are having a tremendous impact on the economics, […]

September 27, 2017 ×
Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

Is The 4th Industrial Revolution The Era Where Feminine Leadership Traits Are The Norm?

By Fateme Banishoeib Technology, automation, virtual reality and innovation are shaking the world of business more than in any previous industrial revolution. Machines have been taking our jobs for centuries. […]

September 26, 2017 ×
It’s Time Society Stopped Portraying Millennials As The “Lazy” Or “Entitled” Generation

It’s Time Society Stopped Portraying Millennials As The “Lazy” Or “Entitled” Generation

By Debbie Wooldridge Last year, I conducted an on-the-street poll to uncover whether people’s opinions about Millennials in the workplace had changed any, now that they have been an active […]

September 21, 2017 ×
I Created A Clothing Line To Celebrate Feminine Style & Benefit Local Women’s Shelters

I Created A Clothing Line To Celebrate Feminine Style & Benefit Local Women’s Shelters

By Hannah Payne The room was bursting as myself and all of the other university sophomores were filling out class registration forms for our upcoming semester abroad in Florence, Italy. […]

September 12, 2017 ×
Celebrating Dr. Carla Hayden – The First Black Woman To Be Appointed Librarian Of Congress

Celebrating Dr. Carla Hayden – The First Black Woman To Be Appointed Librarian Of Congress

By Valerie Brett Shaindlin With most of the United States’ public institutions currently being undermined from within, the public – especially younger people – seem to be paying attention like […]

September 11, 2017 ×
How Female-Driven Education Platforms Can Disrupt The Male-Dominated Pro Trading Industry

How Female-Driven Education Platforms Can Disrupt The Male-Dominated Pro Trading Industry

By Samantha LaDuc Earlier this year, after several years of working in relative anonymity, I decided to publicly (albeit quietly) launch a woman-owned and operated LIVE Trading Room and Macro-to-Micro […]

September 5, 2017 ×
‘Teen Voices’ Series: How A Lack Of Sex Education And Teen Pregnancy Affects Girls In Uganda

‘Teen Voices’ Series: How A Lack Of Sex Education And Teen Pregnancy Affects Girls In Uganda

This is the fourth post in our ‘Teen Voices’ series on GTHQ. We partnered with a non-profit organization called Women In Leadership, based out of Uganda, to help promote one […]

September 4, 2017 ×
How A Shared Filipino-American Heritage & Love For Fashion Led To Female Duo Starting A Label

How A Shared Filipino-American Heritage & Love For Fashion Led To Female Duo Starting A Label

By Alessandra Perez-Rubio My sisters warned me that it would happen like clockwork: a day will come in your twenties, when you will stare at the door of your refrigerator […]

August 24, 2017 ×
Indian Artist Dipti KulKarni Writes Poem About Domestic Violence, Giving Voice To Survivors

Indian Artist Dipti KulKarni Writes Poem About Domestic Violence, Giving Voice To Survivors

By Dipti Kulkarni Gender-discrimination, in general, has been going on for ages. Education has brought awareness amongst women. Now she is struggling for her rightful place in the society. I […]

August 23, 2017 ×