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From Foster Care to Changemaker

HOW SHE DID IT:   The Story of Shante Elliott, Founder of TasselTurn Shante Elliot is a force.  As the winner of The 2019 FundHer Pitchfest, all eyes are on the inspiring founder who drew on her past as a student in foster care, to change the future for...

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Feel Great. Everyday. Everywhere.

Feel Great. Everyday. Everywhere.

Lisa Nation discovered her love of makeup and hair after winning a modeling contest at the age of 13. It was the hair and makeup that sparked her interest and drove her forward. She went on to cosmetology school, then travelled, furthering her craft and then landed in...

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Tips on Firing as a Female Founder

Tips on Firing as a Female Founder

By Leslie Wong

Letting go of an employee who is not serving your business any longer isn’t a particularly pleasant experience for any gender. Through conversations with male and female managers, I’ve gathered a sense that women have a harder time with it than men. “What would a man do?” …

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Now Is The Time To Say “Yes”

Now Is The Time To Say “Yes”

A.K.A How I Learned (For The Most Part) To Stop Doubting Myself & Start Taking Risks I don’t want this post to be a bunch of clichés. In thinking about writing it, so many good quotes come to mind to cite—“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take"; “If not now,...

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