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Mom, Can I Stay Up to Prepare for My Pitch?

Lucy Lareau is excited about the publication of her latest book, this one on monarch butterflies. Conceiving, writing, editing and promoting it required hard work — all while she was finishing the seventh grade. With her mother and co-author, Liz Lareau, 12-year-old Lucy has a contract with the publisher, Papercutz, to produce 10 graphic novels about girls who use their skills in science, engineering,…

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How The First Female-Forward Razor Brand Thrived in a Male-Dominated Industry

If you’re in the market for an incredibly quality razor that also happens to be breaking down the gendered barriers in business, let me introduce you to Billie. As a female-first razor brand, Billie is dedicated to creating their product designs, branding and more through the lens of the female gaze, rather than the male. The women’s shaving and body brand was birthed in reaction to the…

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GC4W Entrepreneurship Program – Application Form

The Global Connections for Women Foundation launch the GC4W Entrepreneurship Certificate Program to develop and train the next generation of entrepreneurs on ways to scale their business ventures and improve their leadership skills. This extensive 5-day training program is scheduled to run soon for the second time with a cohort of 10-15 candidates. All Candidates are welcome to attend in…

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10 Life-Changing Books Every Woman Needs To Read At Least Once

From providing comforting escapism to offering practical advice, books can help us heal, grow and see the world in a whole new light. Here are ten incredible titles that should be on every woman’s TBR list: Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde: In this collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Audre Lorde incisively explores issues like sexism, racial prejudice and homophobia. The revolutionary black writer…

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GC4W Entrepreneurship Program at the Harvard Club – Cohort One Highlights​.

GC4W Entrepreneurship Program: Cohort One – An Uplifting and Education Experience. The Global Connections for Women Foundation(GC4W) created the GC4W Entrepreneurship Program to support female entrepreneurs in transforming their business and developing their business ideas. We had an impressive group of 16 entrepreneurs from various parts of the world including the United States, Canada, Kenya, Portugal, and Nigeria. The first…

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