Here are just a couple of fun facts about women from history who were/are way ahead of their time -- engaging in professions that involved science, tech, math, and engineering (where females are still under-represented).
Florence Nightingale: Social Activist Turned Applied Statistician
Though Nightingale is best remembered for
What do you do when you can’t find all the networking resources you need to grow your business? Start Trouble! SheBOOM recently spoke with Rucha Gokhale, CEO and founder of IndyRise, a boutique digital product design and development company that recently launched a series of podcasts
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This week in Booming, we learned more about the future of social media with self-starter and young entrepreneur Danielle Gingerich. From NYU to big brand companies, all the way to her own business, this sheBOOMer provided us with some great insight and
The right technology can make all the difference when you're running a business. Accounting, marketing, and sales (CRM - customer relationship management) systems come in many shapes and sizes so they can be matched with your needs and those of your customers! However, these systems
Peg Reed is a leader in the financial services world, having held several senior executive-level positions in the industry and selling her last business for a whopping $82 million. She’s put her expertise to work at such high-profile companies as GFT/Gain Capital, IBFX and was most
Of course it seems counter-intuitive. Can technology really help us become better human beings? The answer is yes…if you can harness that technology to establish and maintain better health habits.
Here are just a few ways that new technologies are making us more aware of our
Hair today…huge tomorrow! Here’s how Monica Thornton and Lisa Richards – creators of RPZL – used technology from day 1 of their business launch to grow rapidly. Their ready-to-wear hair extensions are flying off the screen!
Monica and Lisa got the idea for RPZL when they
New to the big city and feeling lonely, Valerie Stark initially reached out to Stina Sanders through Instagram after discovering they frequented the same yoga studio. Sanders, a former model, reciprocated, and the newly minted BFFs joined forces to create Huggle, an app that connects
Technology Really Can Make You Happy!
Soon after the creation of sheBOOM, we launched Happy Tech in response to feedback we were getting from readers. This section is designed specifically to help you and other women in service businesses use technology to save time, simplify their
We’ve all heard of fear of heights, spiders, and even clowns. But now scientists are studying a new kind of fear – the anxiety that comes from being without ones’ mobile phone. It’s called Nomophobia.
The mobile phone was invented in 1973 and became available to