“I did what my conscience told me to do, and you can’t fail if you do that.” – Anita Hill
It seems absurd to believe that a political scandal could bring about positive outcomes, but one fearless woman changed all of that and dramatically altered the dialogue around sexual harassment. Almost 23 years ago […]
The last couple of weeks have been technology-focused weeks for me, and two events in particular have stood out as outstanding examples of the great innovation going on here in the Bay Area.
This past Tuesday, I attended a Women Who Code event called Lightning Talks. Women Who Code is a wonderful Meetup group […]
Last night, I was in pariSoma in a small conference room listening to Nita Singh Kaushal speak on the current state of women in the workplace, and it was not looking good.
On the PowerPoint screen, she pointed to 2011 statistics which told us, point blank, that women are still only making 77.5 cents […]
Do you have a great idea for a business or a startup, but you don’t know who to pitch it to? Where to find people to help you? How to start? Here’s a tip: find out when a Startup Weekend event is happening and register.
Silicon Valley is a bustling hub for technology startups, […]
Applying to college is very exciting. The possibilities of what you’ll become, who you’ll meet, and where your life will go leave high school juniors and seniors with lots to talk about during lunch breaks. But along with the excitement come questions like “What characteristics do I need to consider about the schools? Where […]
This year’s Sassy City Chicks Fashion Bash, held on April 7 in Fort Mason‘s Herbst Pavilion with General Motors (GM), was spectacular. This trunk show sample sale boasted more than just a gorgeous array of vendor products; it also offered the latest in fashion at steals, VIP drives, goody bags, cocktails, and complimentary spa […]