Five tips for being more gender sensitive

May 5, 2021

Five tips for being more gender sensitive

Neysara is the founder of Transgender India, an online portal which empowers thousands of transgender people across India with awareness and knowledge to make informed choices and find community. She also started the first ever trans-specific online discussion forum in India called Talk, which allows trans people around the country to question and discuss issues […]

April 28, 2021

Four things that happen when you invest in women and girls

We recently had a very global conversation with business partners Carly Burso and Priti Pugalia. Carly is based in Texas and is the founder of ethical fashion brand, LAUDE the Label. Priti is the founder of Craft Boat, a recycled paper and textile manufacturing studio in Jaipur, India, deeply committed to encouraging sustainable Indian craftsmanship. […]

April 22, 2021

Four industry leading women reflect on beauty and body image

One of Australia’s leading fashion photographers, Julie Adams is widely known for her work in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, Marie Claire and others. However, we were most interested to talk with Julie about her personal project titled, This Is Me. Starting a few years ago, Julie hosted a series of portrait sessions in beach shacks […]

April 14, 2021

3 tips for career women to “brag better”

Meredith Fineman is an expert in bragging, and she joined us on Breaking Glass to share why it’s critical for women to be able to promote themselves effectively if they want to advance professionally. A best-selling author, speaker and women’s advocate, Meredith has written a book titled Brag Better, and is the founder of FinePoint, […]

April 7, 2021

Three ways women can cultivate body positivity

Sarah Dubbeldam is the founder and CEO of Darling Magazine. She founded her company with a commitment to reinvent the narrative around womanhood and to produce content that was both authentic and meaningful to women who were tired of being pigeonholed by mainstream media. A few years into that journey, she led the magazine to […]

March 31, 2021

Six considerations for women mentoring other women

In the early 1970s, Pat was a single mother in New York City who was under-qualified and over-educated for an entry level career in media. Through perseverance and taking some big risks, she eventually landed a position at NBC and over the course of three decades thereafter, she went on to build a distinguished career […]

March 24, 2021

Four tips for women’s mental health

We headed to Tokyo this week to have a timely discussion on the mental health of Japanese women during the pandemic. In 2020 alone, nearly 7,000 women took their own lives, putting the country at one of the highest suicide rates in the world. We went looking for a local expert to understand why. Dr. […]

March 17, 2021

Eight tips for girls getting outside

Darcy Gaechter is the first woman to kayak the Amazon River from source to sea. Darcy has been whitewater kayaking for twenty-one years and, for the past fifteen years, she has been considered one of the world’s best female kayakers and one of the most accomplished expedition kayakers. She has won whitewater kayaking races throughout […]

March 10, 2021

Four impacts of investing in girls’ education

Debborah Odenyi and Rebecca Crook grew up across the world from each other. Rebecca in California, Debborah in rural Kenya. Yet they joined us on Breaking Glass to speak about each of their journeys to Nairobi, where they found their respective paths to working in education. Rebecca is the co-founder of Metis Collective, an organization […]

February 17, 2021

Five keys to success for female leaders

Suzi Weiss -Fischmann’s parents were Holocaust survivors and her country of birth was overrun by the oppressive communist party of the 1960s. There was nothing easy about her origin story. Suzi fled Hungary as a child and capitalized on the American Dream to become co-founder of one of the largest beauty corporations in the world, […]

February 10, 2021

Six ways for women to cultivate self-confidence

To speak with Tena Clark is to find yourself buzzing with inspiration. Her energy and confidence are truly contagious. Tena is one of the most well respected women in the music industry and widely regarded as a force in helping to move the industry more towards gender equity. But her story begins in rural Mississippi […]

February 3, 2021

Four ways to help end female genital mutilation

Ifrah Ahmed’s childhood was fraught with violence. There were no educational opportunities for young girls, no chance of a better future. There was only survival. Against this backdrop of instability, Ifrah was one of hundreds of millions of girls worldwide who endured female genital mutilation (FGM). She was a teen when she fled the country […]

January 11, 2021

Three ways women can build financial literacy

Tina Hay is the Founder and CEO of Napkin Finance – a multimedia platform where members can learn everything about money in 30 seconds or less. They have resources for everything from taxes to credit, from investing to saving for retirement. It’s super visual, very easy to take in and women are one of their target […]