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Inspiration

19 Tips from Big Little Lies — Inspiration

So you wanna be a boss. Netflix and chill will yourself to get off the couch already. How to Be a Boss (According to Your Favorite Shows) is your excuse to binge all the TV you want. It’s career inspiration, right? On the surface, the women of Monterey may prioritize wealth, status, and the winning.

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“Just One Dress” Brought These Perfect Strangers Together — Inspiration

A partnership formed at a wedding in July 2016—and not just at the altar. At an upscale restaurant in Gigiri, a verdant suburb on the outskirts of Nairobi, Ashleigh Gersh Miller, a rug seller, nine months pregnant, met Sandra Zhao, who owned a bakery. Seated at the same table, the two began chatting. Ashleigh loved.

Starting Over—and Making Caramels—from Scratch — Inspiration

In this series, I speak with people who know what desperate feels like. While now blooming into success, these founders share with me their deeply personal financial struggles and lessons learned on their way back to black. Rowena and Frank Montoya lived a comfortable life that allowed them to travel, raise five children, and help.

This Dessert Founder Doesn’t Sugar-Coat Her Start-up Story — Inspiration

In this series, I speak with people who know what desperate feels like. While now blooming into success, these founders share with me their deeply personal financial struggles and lessons learned on their way back to black. When Ramya Ragupathi embarked on a mission to cure her sinus issues through a wellness lifestyle, she had no idea.

Go Ahead, Judge These Books by Their Covers — Inspiration

Like many young girls around the world, Sadaf Siddique and Gauri Manglik devoured stories of white girls and characters from Britain and America. In Canada, I, too, grew up with these heroines. But while I easily related to the precocious Ramona Quimby or the bookish Elizabeth Wakefield — characters who looked and presumably sounded just like me —Gauri.

These Siblings Followed in Dad’s Footsteps—Then Took Their Own Path — Inspiration

The Golden Tickets sent a nation of children into a frenzy, promising a rare peek behind the curtain at a mysterious candy factory where rivers are made of chocolate and sweets grow on trees. It’s a popular childhood fantasy, and, of course, it’s fiction. As kids, though, Brandon and Kaleena Morrison had their real-life Willy.

6 Creative Ways Founders Are Combatting Homelessness — Inspiration

In Athens, young founders provide free mobile laundry services to many Greeks who are without homes. Meanwhile, in Toronto, an art program helps at-risk Canadian youths learn about photography. These are just some of the creative ways that founders of social enterprises and other ventures around the world are giving back and tackling a global issue:.