If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of...– Jane Goodall, via Konstantina’s piece on the Sandbox Network, “Prove them Wrong. Make it Happen.”
Women receive a disproportionately low amount of venture capital dollars — only...– Via “Financing Female Entrepreneurs,” Forbes.
Asking someone to make an impact investment isn’t a move along a rational...– Acumen Fund’s Sasha Dichter via Fast Company.
youngthegiant: #VMA One of my fave bands! Love them.
It is better to lead from behind and put others in front, especially when you...– Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom (via nettra)
The philosophy of Beyonce’s alter ego Sasha Fierce, as traced through her song...– On whether Beyonce’s Girls Run the World song & other pop culture references to women empowerment are all that they’re chalked up to be. Via Guernica Mag.
My mother never gave me any idea that I couldn’t do whatever I wanted to do or...– - Rory Gilmore (via keepcalmandcarryaquotebook) This one’s for you, Mama.
Death is very likely the single best invention of life. It is life’s...– Steve Jobs, the now former CEO of Apple, during his 2005 Stanford Commencement.
Leadership in social enterprise relies on ethics, integrity and expertise which...– Very true, via “Strong Leadership is Crucial for Social Enterprises,” Guardian.
One lesson I’ve learned from this is as a society we must teach our young women...– Noreen Iqbal, the cousin of Nazish Noorani, who was killed by her husband in New Jersey last week. “Staying in an Abusive Marriage,” The New York Times (via azmatzahra)
NBC’s Richard Engel has literally been dodging bullets during his live shots from Libya today. I heart Richard Engel.