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How This Ambitious 19-Year-Old Female CEO Started At 16

Yesterday was one of those days I felt entirely too old. I became acquainted with a female CEO who started her entrepreneurial journey at only 16 years old — while she was still in high school! Today, she’s someone whose successes are bound to inspire many others. The CEO of Savy, Disha Shidham, is an ambitious 19-year-old with many dreams. One of her dreams gave way to Savy, a tool that democratizes your online shopping experience. Savy lets you name your price for any item you love and emails you when your…

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When it comes to LGBTQ acceptance, female athletes are years ahead of the men.

As stigma surrounding gay athletes has diminished, men remain reluctant to come out. <br> An estimated 50 LGBTQ athletes from around the world will compete during the 2016 Rio Olympics. It makes these 2016 games, quite literally, the gayest Olympics in modern history with more than double the number that Outsports reported participating in the 2012 games. What does this tell us? Nothing, really. It’s not as though there’s been some recent flood of gay and bisexual athletes into the world of elite sports over the past four years. Rather,…

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The problem with a lack of female mentors in business — and one inspiring way to fix it.

A brighter business future for the daughters of the world is in progress… <br> Starting a business requires more than just a will to succeed and a great idea. Ya gotta be ready for the shark tank … of life. GIF from “Shark Tank.” It takes support, mentors, help, connections, more support, more mentors, more help, more connections, lots of money … rinse, repeat. Just like you wouldn’t climb Mount Everest without a Sherpa and a backpack, you wouldn’t climb the mountain of entrepreneurship without guides and investments. GIF from…

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How to eat like a female fitness model

 For 30-year-old fitness model, Emily Skye, it used to be about getting skinny and slaving away on the cardio machines. It then became all about nourishing her body to becoming strong, working out and becoming healthy. Her food philosophy Don’t diet – instead just make clean eating part of your lifestyle. Learn as much as you can about healthy food and find foods that you really enjoy eating so that your diet changes are easier to stick to. Keep it interesting by experimenting. The ‘before’ diet I didn’t eat anywhere…

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