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Everything You Need to Know About Crowdfunding: And how to be successful at it as a woman

The term “Boss Girl, or Boss Lady” is actually very recent, and is still not taken very seriously by the public. And for women looking to be Boss of social change, “Oy, the struggle!”It’s easy to understand that women changemakers are currently the number one boot strapers. Why? There are several reasons such as lack of family funding, understanding of financing or pro-bono options, difficult access to grants and venture capital.

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She said what? - Engaging in difficult conversations

The more prepared you are, the easier it becomes to have the conversation, to remain even-tempered and also to maintain the right balance throughout the conversation. As with any well mapped conversation, it is a dialogue and not a monologue, so your "plan" needs a kind of flexibility to bend to distractions, interruptions, and unanticipated responses. While your plan may be in play, being present and intuitive to your "chatmate" can transform communication pathways and even relationships.

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The Kids Are Alright - They Are Quitting Social Media PART 1

The advent of social media has been somewhat remarkable as well as a thorn in the flesh. There are innumerable benefits of social media ranging from personalized accessible connectivity (our fave), an online market for entrepreneurs, a hub to link intellectual gurus (that's us too ;)), and just simply a social network. It has however taken up a whole lot of our social lives and reduced human interaction. Social media, of course, has its ills and subsequently, many users are faced with difficult questions such as whether the pros outweigh the cons.

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