Monthly Archive: October, 2014

NYC Halloween Roundup: It’s Not Too Late for Party Plans!

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Fear not, eager party-seeking New Yorkers–if your plans for Halloween aren’t yet firmed up, you’re not out of luck. Sure, Halloween is today and it’s Friday (which won’t happen again until 2025!), the… Continue reading

An Exclusive With Plum Alley’s COO: How Crowdfunding Is Changing The Way Women Invest and Start Businesses

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These days we all know the power of crowdfunding in helping businesses and ideas get off the ground. Crowdfunding raised $2.7 billion and funded more than one million campaigns in 2012 alone. Lately,… Continue reading

Potty-Mouthed Princesses- Love It Or Hate It?

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Pass the swear jar to these little ladies! Everyone is talking about the controversial YouTube video that went viral last week. This video has sparked quite a few different opinions regarding it’s message… Continue reading

Blurred Lines: Emily Ratajkowski Is A Feminist

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Boss & Tonic – Emily Ratajkowski is gracing the cover of Cosmopolitan’s November issue. Her movie “Gone Girl” premiered in theaters this month – a role that she acquired by appearing in Robin Thicke’s, Blurred Lines music… Continue reading

Looking Abroad in Tech: The Inside Scoop on Norway’s Startup Scene

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I’ve just returned from Oslo, where I attended Oslo Innovation Week. My post from last week featured top sites, good eats, and local tips when visiting Norway’s capital city (you can read it… Continue reading

Working Mom Series: Apple and Facebook’s New Egg Freezing ‘Benefit?’

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APPLE AND FACEBOOK’S ANNOUNCEMENT THAT THEY ARE COVERING THE COST OF FREEZING EGGS HAS PEOPLE TALKING. This NBC News article takes the positive approach to the matter, kicking off with a quote from Brigitte Adams,… Continue reading

Women’s iStudio Week 3: Ultimate Covers

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They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so this week for Women’s iStudio we are featuring some of our favorite song covers. It is always important to emulate those you admire,… Continue reading

Call It Supper: Noordermarkt Vegetables: White Asparagus with Leeks and Wild Mushrooms

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This week’s recipe from Call It Supper involves using the best of local produce: a simple dish of vegetables lightly sautéed with thyme and butter, served over poached asparagus. RECIPE: Noordermarkt Vegetables: White Asparagus… Continue reading

The Unconventional 40 Under 40: The REAL Difference Makers In Tech and Business

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Unsatisfied with Fortune’s choices for the most influential people in business, Tech Republic came up with their own ’40 under 40′ list of leaders affecting change and making positive impacts on the world. Fortune’s “40… Continue reading

Greetings from Oslo Innovation Week: An Insider Guide to Norway’s Capital City

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I’m writing to you from Oslo, the beautiful capital of Norway. Although it’s a bit chillier here than I expected, I’m enjoying connecting with my fellow innovators at Oslo Innovation Week, the largest… Continue reading