Founding, writing, traveling, and enjoying life after 50!
Doesn't sound bad to us! Deborah Gaines founded Deborah Gaines Associates after an impressive media and marketing career. (You can read more about it here.)
But 2016 was especially good to her. In Deborah's own words
I think of Joy whenever I go into my closet
We recently shared some tips about about "cleaning up the mess in your head."
But what about your physical space? Whether you're a co-worker or a work-from-homer or you are big enough to have your own dedicated offices and warehouses, the area around you can make a huge
What's Better Than a Pre-Holiday Gathering of Female Founders?
Rucha Gokhale (who we profiled last month) loves producing salon-like gatherings of women entrepreneurs, under the brand "Starting Trouble." Put a group of women together at WeWork
I read this morning about how Amazon just struck a deal with the Wynn.
The Echo will be installed in hotel rooms. I can't help but think of Rosie the Robot in the Jetsons (Watch video, below! It's incredibly sexist but very retro and entertaining.)
How Did a Female Founder Re-Decorate Her Career Path?
Lucie Ayres' first job out of college was with Cushman & Wakefield, where she helped companies with space planning and design. Lucie is a graduate of Cornell's Design and Environmental Analysis program, where she studied interior design,
I'm writing this from my cozy little office at WeWork.
WeWork is one of the largest and most innovative co-working spaces in the world right now. I found my way here after the recession, wanting the flexibility to scale up or down and not be wedded to
Will the office as we know it simply vanish? Has it already transformed?
Virtual and global team members, co-working, working from home, and flexible schedules have all changed our office "style." As female founders, we get to decide when we work (usually most of the time),
Knowing how to write a pitch -- especially in a competitive industry like fashion & beauty -- is an important skill.
Most writers today don't have time to sift through thousands of press releases. In fact, most digital journalists will tell you that press releases are
Food, fashion & beauty, oh my!
Women love to launch businesses in those categories. They are colorful and sometimes glamorous and ever-changing industries and we are passionate about and comfortable with them (because we consume those products ourselves). Of course they are fun to work on and in. But are