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  • Pat McGrath on What Inspires Her Most, and Her Advice for Breaking Into the Industry

    Pat McGrath on What Inspires Her Most, and Her Advice for Breaking Into the Industry

    Via Vogue : “There’s something coming.” That’s the tagline Vogue Beauty Director Celia Ellenberg felt best encapsulated Pat McGrath Labs, the legendary makeup artist’s line of one-off beauty products. “That’s the whole thing that I love about Labs, the secrecy,” McGrath explained in her recent sit-down with Ellenberg for the latest episode of the Vogue podcast. “There’s always something coming soon—maybe.” By all accounts, the tenor of this phrase seems to epitomize not only the brand, […]

  • 11 Elon Musk Quotes About What It Takes To Be Successful

    11 Elon Musk Quotes About What It Takes To Be Successful

    Via Your Tango : He knows what he’s talking about. Elon Musk is a man of many talents. You might recognize his name as the CEO and founder of SpaceX, Co-founder, CRO and product architect of Tesla Inc. and founder of a website that later took on the name PayPal. Impressed yet? He has quite the resume, as you can imagine. If you’re still unfamiliar with these three names here is a little bit of background: […]

  • York sisters draw business inspiration from cancelled nuptials

    York sisters draw business inspiration from cancelled nuptials

    Via York Dispatch : With an unused wedding dress in hand and the special date scratched from the calendar, two York County sisters turned an unwelcome reminder of what could have been into a surprisingly successful consignment business. Trying to turn the corner by offloading the never-worn, unwanted dress, the sisters searched for local consignment shops and bridal stores that would buy the expensive gown but found that the closest store was in Philadelphia. Instead of […]

  • 3 Inspirational Moments from Women Founders

    3 Inspirational Moments from Women Founders

    Via Tech : Inspiration can come from many places. Whether its your family, your coworkers, or the inspirational posters hanging on your wall, there are plenty of sources that promote keeping your eyes on the prizes. For founders building a business, staying motivated and keeping their team focused is incredibly important to breeding success. We asked three female startup founders about how they overcame challenges while building a business and what they use as inspiration to […]

  • A 27-Year-Old Just Became The First Woman To Visit Every Country On Earth

    A 27-Year-Old Just Became The First Woman To Visit Every Country On Earth

    Via Forbes : In July 2015, Cassie De Pecol flew to the sovereign nation of Palau. But this wasn’t just any vacation. The 27-year-old from Connecticut was embarking on the journey of a lifetime: to be the fastest person and first documented woman to travel to every single one of the world’s 196 sovereign nations and break a Guinness World Record. In February 2017, this brave adventurer achieved her goal, making the voyage in 18 months and […]

  • 8 Ways to Find Inspiration When You Need It Most

    8 Ways to Find Inspiration When You Need It Most

    Via Psychology Today : Whether you’re feeling weather-related blahs or just have a sense that your life could use some perking up, there are times when we can all use some inspiration. Sometimes you just can’t get yourself motivated, and you don’t have a clue about how to get started. Even though your to-do list is quite full, it’s not enough to wake you from your listless state. Psychologists who study inspiration face a similarly daunting task. As […]

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    5 Essential Business Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

    Via Black Enterprise : 5 Essential Business Tips for Young Entrepreneurs Learn how to achieve a healthy work-life balance, exceed sales goals, and manage a successful, growing team Young business owners are among the most driven and visionary leaders today. Competing against established, innovative, and growing companies forces you to think creatively and remain passionate about your product or service. However, it’s not uncommon for young entrepreneurs to also feel an immense amount of pressure to […]

  • Young Entrepreneur Leads Unusual Tour in South Africa

    Young Entrepreneur Leads Unusual Tour in South Africa

    Via VOA : A young South African is winning widespread recognition for his unique business in Alexandra, Johannesburg. Jeffrey Mulaudzi takes tourists on bicycle rides through the township that was once home to a young Nelson Mandela, but in recent times has become infamous for violent crime. The streets of Alexandra are a sprawl of shacks in the middle of Johannesburg. As a teenager, Mulaudzi dreamed of owning a bicycle; but his single mother, a domestic […]

  • Young entrepreneur’s story starts with a dolphin’s tale

    Young entrepreneur’s story starts with a dolphin’s tale

    Via Centre Daily Times : From a large scar streaking across her left side, Addie, researchers assume, is the survivor of a shark attack. A couple of years later, injuries appeared on her right side, leaving the team worried about her overall well-being. But today, she’s doing just fine. Addie, an Atlantic spotted dolphin, can be seen with her crew, or “pod” in dolphin parlance, zipping around near Daytona Beach, Fla. The researchers who observe her […]

  • Meet the 18-year-old entrepreneur who built the world’s fastest drone

    Meet the 18-year-old entrepreneur who built the world’s fastest drone

    Via CNBC : Most teenagers spend their free time at the movies, playing video games, keeping track of friends on social media or some other carefree activity. But by the time George Matus was 12, he had already built his own flying quadcopter and was working with drone companies to test every product on the market. Flash forward six years, and today he is CEO of his own drone and software company, Utah-based Teal, which has […]