What Jennifer Aniston Taught Us About Body Shaming

By Niraja Surendran Jennifer Aniston is a well-known and respected actress, notably known for appearing in the television sitcom Friends. The lovable 47-year-old has now also put a foot forward for feminism, posting a piece on the Huffington Post titled “For The Record”, which powerfully addresses heavy topics, including body shaming and motherhood. In her…

Top 7 Best Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands

By Sheereen Charles “All natural.” “Fully organic.” “Eco-friendly.” You’ve heard these expressions pretty frequently lately, right? The all-natural craze has taken the world by storm, making everyone check their labels twice. The fashion world is no exception, with people scouring the internet for brands that are safe for the environment. According to the May 2007…

How To Feel Confident in Whatever You Are Wearing

By Sheereen Charles Dressing with confidence has nothing to do with the latest trends; it’s about feeling great in what you decide to wear. How you dress can directly affect your mood and your confidence. When we feel good, we tend to dress to suit that feeling. Therefore if you feel great, you look great….

The Amazing Women Building Tech Networks in the Middle East

By Claire Gillepsie All across the Middle East, women are revolutionizing their local societies, becoming prominent leaders in a variety of fields, including tech. Not only are women entering tech in larger numbers, but they are also using their presence to help other women start a career in the industry. Here are some Middle Eastern…

Top Female Athletes to Watch Out for in the OLYMPICS!

By Niraja Surendran With less than a month left until the Olympics begin, I am as excited as can be! Rio 2016 is predicted to be the most watched Olympics games on television, which is no surprise considering fan favorites like Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt are returning to compete. In addition to these talented…

Insider Resume and Interview Tips You Need to Know!

By Tina Lu A few weeks ago, I attended the ANNPower Vital Voices Leadership Forum in New York City. I learned a lot, and luckily, I took notes, so you can learn a lot too. Here are some of the most crucial resume and interview tips, brought to you by ANN Inc. Human Resources executives:…

#BookReview Normal is Boring…Shine Like A Stargirl

By Marissa Eller If there is a book out there that perfectly depicts what it’s like to grow up and try to figure out who you are, it’s Jerry Spinelli’s Stargirl. The story has a clear message: be who you are. But sometimes who we think we are is not who we truly are. Stargirl…

We Women Are All In This Together, So Let’s #LeanInTogether

By Niraja Surendran By now, you’ve probably heard of LeanIn.Org, a nonprofit organization founded by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to empower women and encourage them to achieve their goals. Though the organization is mainly for women by women, men are also encouraged to join the movement to help empower women as supportive fathers, husbands, brothers,…