Post Tagged with: "inspiration"

Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

All you had to say was “Rad Girl Revolution” and we were hooked! A new children’s book is set to join the wave of media and literature that is part […]

April 16, 2018 ×
Are Celebrities Really The Best Role Models To Hold Up As Our Inspirations & Influence?

Are Celebrities Really The Best Role Models To Hold Up As Our Inspirations & Influence?

It’s a question that may never have a definitive answer, especially in a culture that is increasingly obsessed with the influence of celebrities and public figures. With social media giving […]

July 20, 2017 ×
She Ran 1 Marathon On All 7 Continents In 7 Days. Also, She Happens To Be 70 Years Old!

She Ran 1 Marathon On All 7 Continents In 7 Days. Also, She Happens To Be 70 Years Old!

Those who think life starts to wind down after a certain age should take a leaf out of Chau Smith’s book of life. At the age of 70, she is […]

May 3, 2017 ×
Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

If there is one word that has become more popular and widely used than “selfie” right now, it is “diversity”. Especially considering the uptick in violence and hatred toward minorities […]

December 7, 2016 ×
New Daily Text Service Wants To Help You Start Your Day On A Positive Note

New Daily Text Service Wants To Help You Start Your Day On A Positive Note

By Kelsey Bishop Whether you are waking up to get to class, to work, or to yoga, we can all admit to having those mornings where we would love to […]

July 26, 2016 ×
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Paralyzed Woman Hikes The Appalachian Trail Solo

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Paralyzed Woman Hikes The Appalachian Trail Solo

Whatever battle you are facing today, whatever struggle you are enduring, this story is for you. It’s part of human life to face difficulty, but there is a comfort knowing […]

July 26, 2016 ×
Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

Rocket-Building, Anime-Loving Yuna Doll Is Set To Disrupt The “Princess” Model

If there is a new doll or toy on the market that seeks to empower girls away from the narrow standards of imagination and physical beauty, you can be assured […]

December 16, 2015 ×
From Child Abuse To CEO: African Woman Conquers Her Past To Help Other Girls Have A Future

From Child Abuse To CEO: African Woman Conquers Her Past To Help Other Girls Have A Future

By Joelle Wyser-Pratte Recently I read a story about Consoler Eliya, founder and CEO of the New Hope for Girls Organization (NHGO), which operates out of Tanzania. Consoler Eliya had […]

October 13, 2015 ×
Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Although diversity and inclusivity is not yet the norm in fashion, there are some key movers and shakers looking to make this happen. One of our favorite people in the […]

September 18, 2015 ×
This 8 Year-Old Amputee Uses Dance As A Powerful Way To Say “Never Give Up”

This 8 Year-Old Amputee Uses Dance As A Powerful Way To Say “Never Give Up”

This story is sure to give you ALL the feelings today! It’s stories like this that reiterate why we do what we do here at GTHQ – because there IS […]

May 7, 2015 ×
Ziauddin Yousafzai On Being A Father To Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala

Ziauddin Yousafzai On Being A Father To Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala

Imagine being a parent to a child prodigy or a revolutionary. It is something we are sure most parents dream of, their children inheriting and creating a world that a […]

February 10, 2015 ×
‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

‘The Goddess Project’: A Documentary Encouraging Women To Shine

Last month we shared an awesome video called ‘Shine‘ which saw a group of women shed their inhibitions and clothes in the name of confidence and body positivity. The result […]

July 22, 2014 ×
Mattel Making More Chemotherapy Barbies For Cancer Patients

Mattel Making More Chemotherapy Barbies For Cancer Patients

There’s nothing like the power of social media or online petitions to create valuable change in society. It actually works! Change.org is a wonderful platform which allows everyday people to […]

July 3, 2014 ×
How Burn Victim & Cover Girl Turia Pitt Changed The Face Of Beauty

How Burn Victim & Cover Girl Turia Pitt Changed The Face Of Beauty

If you aren’t familiar with Aussie woman Turia Pitt, you can do a bit of catch-up homework by reading her story here. She is an inspirational person whose near-death experience […]

July 1, 2014 ×
Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Interview With Samantha Gash: Trailblazing Marathon Runner

Meet Samantha Gash, a woman who is literally blazing a trail around the world. This Australian powerhouse became the first female, and youngest person ever to complete The 4 Desert […]

June 10, 2014 ×