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Body Image, Girl on a Mission, Working Women

‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

Labonya Siddiqui, 21, has created a stir in the UK for fashion retail giant, Next. The label chose her to walk down the runway at its new store opening in […]

Celebrities, Working Women

Oprah Is Not The World’s Richest Black Women, This Lady Is…

Oprah Is Not The World’s Richest Black Women, This Lady Is…

Her name is Folorunsho Alakija, she is 61, and she is a Nigerian Oil Tycoon, philanthropist and Fashion Designer with an estimated net worth of 3.3 Billion dollars, according to […]

Celebrities, Entertainment, Working Women

Olivia Wilde To Aspiring Actresses: Never Wear Short Skirts To Auditions!

Olivia Wilde To Aspiring Actresses: Never Wear Short Skirts To Auditions!

Tron: Legacy and House actress Olivia Wilde was part of Marie Claire Magazine’s Power Of Presence event in New York last Wednesday which focused on women in the workforce. The […]

Celebrities, Working Women

Miranda Cosgrove Graduates From Nickelodeon & Goes To College

Miranda Cosgrove Graduates From Nickelodeon & Goes To College

She has been the star of iCarly on Nickelodeon for 6 seasons and now the 19 year old is ready to take on the next big role of her life: […]

Family Life, Working Women

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer Spills On How She Balances Baby With Her Job

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer Spills On How She Balances Baby With Her Job

Wisconsin native Marissa Mayer made headlines back in July when she was appointed CEO of Yahoo! Not because she was a female, but because she was pregnant (gasp! how will […]

Body Image, Working Women

New British School Exams Based on Body Image & Self Esteem Workshops

New British School Exams Based on Body Image & Self Esteem Workshops

In May this year, British members of parliament discussed an inquiry that revealed more than half of the UK public have a negative body image about themselves. In a country […]

Working Women

Supreme Court Judge Tells Young Girls Being A Princess Is Not A Real Career

US Supreme Court Judge Sonia Sotomayor stopped by Sesame Street last week to lend her voice for a very important message. In this video with Abby, one of the show’s […]

Body Image, Causes, Entertainment, Working Women

BBC Presenter Says Normal Women Have Curves And Weight Fluctuation

BBC Presenter Says Normal Women Have Curves And Weight Fluctuation

Alex Jones is a popular TV host in Britain viewed by millions each day on ‘The One Show’.  While she is a very recognizable face in the UK this adds […]

Working Women

Women In Bangladesh Riding Ahead Of Men In Technology

Women In Bangladesh Riding Ahead Of Men In Technology

In a country where only 5 million of 152 million people have Internet access, it’s exciting to see that women are being targeted as recruits for this growing industry there. […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports, Working Women

16 y/o US Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas On The Cover of ‘Essence’ Mag

16 y/o US Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas On The Cover of ‘Essence’ Mag

Gabby Douglas the 16 year old gymnast from the United States was an underdog going into the London Olympics this year. But that didn’t matter to her. She had her […]

Working Women

Spanx Founder & Self Made Billionaire Sarah Blakely Opens First Retail Store

Spanx Founder & Self Made Billionaire Sarah Blakely Opens First Retail Store

Sarah Blakely, the founder and creator of the world’s number one shapewear brand has finally opened her first retail store, in Virgina, MD. It is (appropriately) called ‘Spanx’ and you […]

Body Image, Causes, Family Life, Girl on a Mission, Working Women

Model Tells Teens: “Don’t Be A Kardashian”

Model Tells Teens: “Don’t Be A Kardashian”

Former model Nicole Clark has started an amazing movement called ‘Clever Girl Workshops’ where she goes into high schools around the United States and shows the next generation of young […]

Girl on a Mission, Sports, Working Women

She Swapped Bikini Modeling For Bull Riding

She Swapped Bikini Modeling For Bull Riding

Meet Aussie Bull Rider Tamara Ring. For the first time in Australian history a female bull rider is on the professional rodeo circuit trying to hang onto a bull for […]

Girl on a Mission, Working Women

Take Over The Tech World Like Marissa Mayer

Take Over The Tech World Like Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer helped create Gmail, she was recently appointed the new CEO of Yahoo! (while being pregnant might I add) and is one of the highest ranking women in Silicon […]

Family Life, Working Women

Are Stay-At-Home Moms More Depressed Than Working Moms?

Are Stay-At-Home Moms More Depressed Than Working Moms?

The age old question for young moms! To go back to work or not? I myself am not a mother but I can see how you would be torn. It […]