Opinion

29 09, 2016

Celebrating International Coffee Day

By | September 29th, 2016|fair trade, local business, Opinion|

The following is a guest post from Elke Patton of La Jolla’s Bird Rock Coffee Roasters. On September 29th, the US, along with many other countries, will celebrate International Coffee Day. This is not only a great excuse to indulge in your favor...

14 09, 2016

Heart Centered CEO: Positioning Self Improvement at the Epi-center of Your Success

By | September 14th, 2016|female entrepreneur, Opinion, women in business|

Living life as an entrepreneur can feel like you’re split between inspiring, limitless creativity and the reality of the tireless work it will take to manufacture it. Yet there is a savvy common denominator that may just be your phenom fuel. It’s s...

9 09, 2016

Entrepreneurial Encouragement

By | September 9th, 2016|female entrepreneurs, Opinion, women in business|

Good news ladies! Beyoncé really is right when she says that ,“girls run the world.” Although this statement has not always been true in the past, it’s becoming more and more true in the present. For years, women have been undermining their own ...

7 09, 2016

Challenging Assumptions: What Is Age Appropriate?

By | September 7th, 2016|Opinion, women in business|

Don’t assume you have missed the boat because of your age or missed out on opportunities because of your gender. It is never too late to begin again. Take a look at the national election for example. There are two important leadership lessons for wom...

29 08, 2016

What It Means To Be a Woman Leader

By | August 29th, 2016|female entrepreneur, Opinion, women in business|

5 Female Role Models From Across The WorldWe’re all real people. We’re presented with unique challenges and seemingly impossible obstacles when we set out to achieve something great. It’s important to remember that it isn’t just you who feels l...

19 08, 2016

The Importance of Storytelling

By | August 19th, 2016|branding, Business Resources, female entrepreneur, marketing, Opinion|

Today we’re flashing back to Felena’s launch for her book, Flight Club: Rebel, Reinvent & Thrive – How To Launch Your Dream Business, and part of what motivated her to write it: storytelling. “Storytelling is important for ...

12 07, 2016

Geek Girl TechCon 2016 – A First-Timer’s Perspective

By | July 12th, 2016|Business, entrepreneurs, Geek Girls Tech Con, Opinion, technology|

geek girl logoThings I Learned Attending My First Geek Girl TechCon Last month, as part of my internship with Hera Labs, I was fortunate enough to attend Geek Girl TechCon. The event took place at the University of […]

30 06, 2016

Social Media Day and Small Business

By | June 30th, 2016|Business, Opinion, social media|

#SMDay 2016There is no question that social media has had a major impact on our society. It’s a new day when traditional media, print and television, are using 140 character Tweets as sources. In its infancy, the […]

17 06, 2016

The Best Piece of Advice my Father Gave Me

By | June 17th, 2016|business advice, fathers day, female entrepreneur, Opinion|

father's dayFor Father’s Day, we asked our members to share the wisdom they’ve received from their fathers. Here are their touching responses. “Here’s my dad and I on the ferry to Coronado in San Diego. Son […]