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Saudi Women React to New Travel and Work Rights

A wave of hope swept through Saudi Arabia when the government there announced in early August that it would soon extend significant new rights to women.  The changes, which started applying at the end of August, were anticipated to dramatically change the conservative kingdom’s so-called guardianship system, allowing women to get passports, travel, work, keep custody of minors and register births and divorces without…

Tips to Help Self-Employed Mothers Achieve Balance and Success

Being a working mom is hard, but being an entrepreneur who is building a startup can present even more challenges. You’re probably not confined to a traditional work schedule so there isn’t much “time off.” There are going to be many, many learning curves along the way. All while trying to prioritize your own family. When the company you’re growing feels like raising…

5 Ways to Better Promote Women in Business

This month, Forbes released its list of Most Innovative Leaders. Of the 100 names on the list, one was a woman. Yes, you read that correctly. And yes, as a reminder it’s 2019. There are exactly zero women of color or LGBTQ women represented. People of all genders are often raised to associate men with executive leadership, and it has a…

7 Successful Women on the “Mistakes” That Changed Their Careers

Making mistakes is inevitable. From the little hiccups—like hitting “reply” instead of “forward”—to years-long regrets like spending too much time in a just-okay job, those missteps can seem like the end of the world. They rarely are, though; just ask these seven women. Now, they’re leading successful teams and able to look back and see that the journey wasn’t perfect…

How to Travel the World on a College Budget

There is a misconception that traveling is expensive, but the truth is it doesn’t have to be the case at all. There are many different ways to explore new places, even with a student budget — whether it’s taking advantage of visiting family or being strategic in travel timing. Here are some tips and tricks to manage your travels as a college student:…

Tracee Ellis Ross launch Pattern, a New Hair product line with New Curl Range

Tracee Ellis Ross launch “Pattern” hair product. The natural texture and curly hair care market has come on in leaps and bounds in recent years, but it hasn’t yet had it’s Fenty Beauty moment. That is, until Tracee Ellis Ross’s announcement that she will be unveiling a new range of haircare that caters specifically to ‘curly, coily and tight-textured hair’. This could well be…

#FFCWorkshopLA: A Day for Female Founders

The Female Founder Collective, Jennifer Best Communications, and She’s Next Empowered by Visa is presenting Workshop: A Day for Female Founders. In this one-day immersive educational experience, female entrepreneurs will learn how to foster success for their companies and hear from guest speaker in the industry.  With interactive keynotes, workshops, and one-on-one sessions, this conference will tackle every aspect of…