“You can go through all the motions, but at the end of the day if you don’t want to do it, you shouldn’t do it,” says Hoi Ning Ngai. Ngai is the Dean for Academic Advising and Support at Kenyon College. She has taken an interesting path to reach this point, including earning her B.A. in
The financial world is still a male-driven industry. Let’s meet Mckenzie Frankel, who is the co-owner of Entrust Financial, an advisory firm that engages in holistic wealth management. Keep reading to learn more about it! What does your day-to-day job entail? My title is principal, which means
Jessica Straus, Vice President of Development for the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), talked with us about the path that led her to this position and her experience as a woman in the venture capital (VC) world. What led you to where you are now? What interests and previous jobs
At age 13, Zandra A. Cunningham began taking courses at University at Buffalo as part of the Allstate Minority and Women Emerging Entrepreneurs Program. She’s the youngest person the program has ever accepted, but Zandra fit right in: after all, she’d already been running her own business for
What does your day-to-day job entail? As the CEO of Laurel & Wolf, my days are full of meetings with L&W teams to discuss strategy, growth and goals, hiring initiatives, and more. Tactically, I spend a lot of my time working with our marketing and product teams. It is also my job to be
Mercedes, Bugatti, Bentley, Ferrari, Porsche are everyday vocabulary words for award-winning journalist and automotive reporter Jaclyn Trop. Buckle up and learn how this car aficionado is inspiring girls around the world one drive at a time. Q: What is your typical day-to-day job look like? A:
Meet Cassie Slane. Ricky: Tell us about yourself. Cassie: I started off in accounting and then moved into business journalism at Bloomberg News in New York covering the stock market. Afterwards, I relocated to Philadelphia where I covered the technology market at Fox and QVC. This immersed me
SheEO is a Canadian-based organization that supports and celebrates women by financing female-led ventures. SheEO is led by Vicki Saunders, an entrepreneur who was recently named one of the 100 Most Influential Global Leaders Empowering Women Worldwide in 2015 by Empowering a Billion Women.
In today’s society, the media has become a prevalent influence on young girls. To Karen Kilpatrick, it became important for her to accurately portray the diversity of the world through her children’s books. Initially, Karen started writing stories for her children that taught important
Angel Anderson, the Los Angeles-based founder and CEO of NailSnaps, has created an app that can turn any photo into custom nail art. She left her job as vice president of a world class creative agency because she wanted to empower women creatively and has now turned her dream into a reality.