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How My Disappointing College Experience Helped Me Understand Valuable Lessons About Failure

How My Disappointing College Experience Helped Me Understand Valuable Lessons About Failure

By Jessica Freeman I had never really understood the word “resilient”, used to describe a person who has gone through trauma and come out stronger for it, until long after […]

April 12, 2017 ×
How The Great Recession Forced Me To Startup My Life And Hustle & Hack My Way To Happiness

How The Great Recession Forced Me To Startup My Life And Hustle & Hack My Way To Happiness

By Ann Akbari, PhD Sometime in my twenties, I developed a fear of flying. Not a debilitating, can’t-get-on-the-plane kind of fear, but a high level of anxiety in anticipation of […]

January 10, 2017 ×
“It Happened” Photo Series Shows How The Justice System Protects Perpetrators, Fails Victims

“It Happened” Photo Series Shows How The Justice System Protects Perpetrators, Fails Victims

In August we published a series of images from photographer and college student Yana Mazurkevich, who in collaboration with media platform Current Solutions found a creative yet powerful way to […]

September 16, 2016 ×
Nicole Kidman Says “Failure Isn’t Shameful, But Cowardice Is” In An Inspiring Speech

Nicole Kidman Says “Failure Isn’t Shameful, But Cowardice Is” In An Inspiring Speech

We started GTHQ as a platform to get away from tabloid gossip and negative news about women that seems to flood headlines every. But lately it feels like we are […]

July 3, 2015 ×
Goldieblox Releases Empowering ‘Lightning Strikes’ Animated Music Video

Goldieblox Releases Empowering ‘Lightning Strikes’ Animated Music Video

The push to get girls interested in and exciting about STEM careers is increasing these days, and there are a few standout companies and organizations who lead the charge. Reshma […]

December 22, 2014 ×
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Advice On Failure, Power & Making A Difference

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Advice On Failure, Power & Making A Difference

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D) has been in the news lately, and it’s not just because she has a new book out ‘Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change […]

October 15, 2014 ×
Lily Allen Laments The Way The Media Pits Women Against Each Other

Lily Allen Laments The Way The Media Pits Women Against Each Other

She is the “anti” pop star, and always has been. British singer Lily Allen is notorious for not giving a damn but for a good reason, she lives by what […]

April 16, 2014 ×
Selena Gomez: “Let’s Change The Game By Being Kind & Inspiring Each Other”

Selena Gomez: “Let’s Change The Game By Being Kind & Inspiring Each Other”

Popstar and actress Selena Gomez is an awesome young woman. At 21 years old she has been in the public eye since she was 10, and of course has gone […]

March 31, 2014 ×
A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

A Diana Nyad Lesson In Failure & Determination: Never, Ever Give Up!

Diana Nyad, the 64 year old endurance swimmer from Florida completed a record-breaking 53 hour swim from Havana, Cuba, to Key West, Florida on Monday, Sept 2nd 2013. Why is […]

September 6, 2013 ×