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Leah Steele
Rebecca Peres Rebecca Peres has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on June 11, 2021

Women and Wealth: The Changing Face of Women in the Economy

Worldwide, a disproportionate number of women face economic hardship as a result of negative prevailing attitudes towards females in the workplace. Discrimination against women leads to them occupying lower-paid jobs instead of being in top management positions. As a result, they are less able to acquire wealth, land, and capital. This also greatly restricts their […]

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Sandra Ponce de Leon
on June 8, 2021

Inspiring Passion and Action for our Ocean

While June 8 is officially designated World Oceans Day, it’s important to note that there is in fact only one ocean, an interconnected, swirling current of diverse and rich ecosystems. Every day should be considered World Ocean Day, filled with wonder, appreciation, and action for our Ocean. Humanity’s very existence is dependent on a healthy […]

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Sandra Ponce de Leon
on June 6, 2021

Building a Sustainable Fashion and Lifestyle Brand

The fashion industry is the second largest consumer of the world’s water supply and emits 10 percent of all carbon emissions. According to the WWF, the industry emits 1.7 billion tons of CO2 annually contributing to global warming, pollution and extremely high volumes of water used for growing raw materials, not to mention toxic chemicals […]

Danni Peck
on June 3, 2021

By Design: The Rise of Melanie Perkins’ Canva

For Melanie Perkins, the decision to offer a design product that would rival tech giants was not her original intent. But as the CEO of Canva, the popular online-design platform that’s a simpler alternative to Adobe Photoshop and other design software, she managed to do just that and more. Perkins is also one of the […]

April Somboun
Jordan French Jordan French has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on May 26, 2021

April Somboun Is Betting on Startups to Lead Brooklyn’s Economic Recovery

During the pandemic, roughly 20% of the businesses in Brooklyn closed their doors for good. And many more are just barely hanging on. However, as many of New York’s political candidates call for more taxes and fees, District 33 City Council candidate April Somboun wants to reduce fees and taxes and introduce public-private partnerships and […]

Like a Boss podcast Christine McKay
Loralyn Mears PhD
on May 19, 2021

How do you Win at Negotiation? Don’t Play to Win

That sounds counterintuitive, doesn’t it? Not exactly, if you ask Christine McKay, founder of Venn Negotiation, and host of In the Venn Zone podcast. McKay is a world authority on, you guessed it, negotiation. And she was a recent guest on the Grit Daily Like a Boss podcast. Her decades of experience and success in […]

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Loralyn Mears PhD
on May 9, 2021

That’s Right – She’s the OG of Podcasting

Brace yourself. This is a fangirl moment as a rising podcast host cheering on an established host. You may know her as the face of Clubhouse, but she’s actually the OG of podcasting. Meet Espree Devora, a serial media entrepreneur. The incredible and intentional leader is also recognized as one of the trailblazers of the […]

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Loralyn Mears PhD
on April 25, 2021

How a Chief Marketing Officer Got Her Mojo Back

Meet Lisa Bowman, a “Marchitect,” and this week’s guest on our Like a Boss podcast. She vacated a senior marketing position at UPS to enter the world of non-profit. To explore new avenues for growth, Bowman joined The United Way, one of the most respected and largest non-profit organizations in the world. While there, she […]

Like a Boss podcast with Loralyn Mears
Loralyn Mears PhD
on April 11, 2021

One Pharmacist Strives to Heal the World with Kindness

Meet Allie Xu, podcaster, expert practitioner of Chinese Medicine, pharmacist, and founder of Global Pharmacy Entrepreneurs. She is one of those exceptionally lovely people who genuinely think about others before she thinks about herself. Make no mistake, she’s learned to establish boundaries over the years because she’s had to – but in doing so, she’s […]

Samantha Handler
on March 24, 2021

The Internet is Loving on KicksBySammy, Samantha Handler’s Sneaker Art

Don’t think painting sneakers is a thing? Think again. Or at least that’s the drive for Samantha Handler, who wasn’t one to reach out for basic ink and paper for her artwork. As she embraced her artistic skills during her college years, she discovered creating eye-catching, one-of-a-kind, fun art on sneakers and accessories was what […]

Loralyn Mears PhD
on March 20, 2021

On the Path to Building a Kinder, Safer Internet

Meet Tiffany Xingyu Wang, the co-founder of the OASIS Consortium, an advocacy and standards group backing a safer and kinder internet. Together with her team, the group is on a mission to create a global standard for how consumers can interact online safely with their brands. In addition to her efforts with OASIS, Wang has […]

Branding Bosses CEO
Sarah Marshall
on March 17, 2021

Brands Should See the Pandemic as a Growth Opportunity

The world has experienced a great many changes in the past year. Small businesses were hit especially hard, but Branding Bosses CEO Nadia Kaminskaya says, “Don’t fear change. Embrace it! Now is the perfect time to focus on growing your social media footprint.” Grit Daily caught up with Kaminskaya out of Tampa, who has been […]

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