We Must Save Ourselves

Today is a pivotal moment in our history. Many of us have called this the most consequential election of our lifetime. We’re not wrong. But here’s the truth: this is so much more than a presidential election. In fact, no matter what happens today, you will wake up on Wednesday morning, and you will still need to be ready to fight the good fight – for justice, for integrity, for a kinder and more compassionate country for all of us. We the people must save ourselves. Read More

Will You Take The
Anti-Racist Small Business Pledge?

I recently attended a virtual event organized by my good friend, Rachel Rodgers: Reimagining Small Business was presented as a town hall to listen, learn and commit to building equitable, anti-racist organizations. There were thousands of small business owners in attendance and we were all asked to sign The Anti-Racist Small Business Pledge, committing ourselves to equity, diversity and inclusion in both our personal and professional lives. Will you take The Anti-Racist Small Business Pledge with me? Read More

You Should Know Her: Liz Plank

Liz is an award-winning journalist and the Executive Producer of Divided States of Women at Vox Media.  In 2016, she produced and hosted an  award-winning series about the presidential election called 2016ish where she interviewed political figures, such as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Liz is amongst Mediaite’s 2016 Most Influential in News Media, and presented a TEDxNormal Talk,  How to Be a Man: A Woman’s Guide, which she is currently using to inspire her first book to be published in 2019. You should know her. Read More

You Should Know Her: Luvvie Ajayi

Luvvie Ajayi is a New York Times best-selling author, speaker and digital strategist who thrives at the intersection of comedy, technology and activism. She is the voice behind Awesomely Luvvie, a widely respected humor blog that covers everything pop culture – from TV, movies and technology to travel, race and life’s random adventures. Read More

You Should Know Her: Carmen Perez

Carmen Perez is something of a renaissance woman in modern-day activism. She has dedicated 20 years to advocating for many of today’s important civil rights issues, including mass incarceration, gender equity, violence prevention, racial healing and community policing. Read More