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Leadership Lessons From Kenya
18 hours ago

Leadership Lessons From Kenya

A few weeks ago I was asked to speak to a group of first-year students at Georgia Tech about leadership. I wanted the talk to resonate with them, but as …
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Stories of Women, Hair Loss and Changing Lives with 3D Printing Technology
4 days ago

Stories of Women, Hair Loss and Changing Lives with 3D Printing Technology

For many individuals, it’s hard to imagine not having hair. Having a good head of hair is something many take for granted. I’ve been working in the hair loss …
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How to Create in a World That Is Obsessed With Consuming
1 month ago

How to Create in a World That Is Obsessed With Consuming

Our world today is centered around consumption, as a society we voraciously consume television, sugar and material goods, to name a few. Despite the digesting of all these …
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Purpose—Living With The Fullest Meaning
1 month ago

Purpose—Living With The Fullest Meaning

Millennials face a unique issue today. An issue that our parents and grandparents never faced. It’s one of entitlement, of being spoilt for choice and believing we deserve it all …
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Understanding Anxiety Disorders And Talking About Self-Acceptance
2 months ago

Understanding Anxiety Disorders And Talking About Self-Acceptance

My eyes open up as I lay in bed and for a brief moment I forget I had a panic attack the night before. My body feels like I got …
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5 Podcasts Every Changemaker Should Listen To
2 months ago

5 Podcasts Every Changemaker Should Listen To

So you want to be a changemaker? Well, you’re on the right website. One of the most important traits of being a successful changemaker is being a conscious one. If …
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A New Generation Of Social Entrepreneurs And What It Takes To Be Successful
4 months ago

A New Generation Of Social Entrepreneurs And What It Takes To Be Successful

Social entrepreneurship is an incredibly powerful tool for tackling today’s pressing social needs, and we’re only just witnessing the beginning of what social businesses can offer. It is up to …
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3 Ways We Can Be Freedom Fighters For Women Around the World
4 months ago

3 Ways We Can Be Freedom Fighters For Women Around the World

Modern day slavery, human trafficking, unfair working conditions and wages, these are all great offenses on one’s human rights. According to Equality Now, trafficking women and children for sexual exploitation …
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Ushering in Young Leaders to Advance the Global Goals
4 months ago

Ushering in Young Leaders to Advance the Global Goals

What started as a worldwide search amongst the millions of young people who are contributing to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, amassed to the first class …
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The Adventure Project—Revolutionizing Charity, One Entrepreneur At A Time
4 months ago

The Adventure Project—Revolutionizing Charity, One Entrepreneur At A Time

“I am no longer scrambling to provide for my family. I am proud to be a business-woman, farmer, and mother.” – Monika, a Farmer in Kenya of The Adventure Project


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3 Ways We Empower Women Through Ethical Fashion
4 months ago

3 Ways We Empower Women Through Ethical Fashion

If you didn’t know, the majority of the apparel we wear is made by women in developing countries, in unpleasant and cruel environments. This is a reality. According to …
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Learning to Say NO: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Avoiding Burnout
4 months ago

Learning to Say NO: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Avoiding Burnout

One of the greatest misconceptions amongst entrepreneurs and small business owners first striking out on their own, always seems to be that you must say “yes” to everything and everyone. …
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Live To The Fullest—5 Things To Do In Your Twenties (Or At Any Age)
4 months ago

Live To The Fullest—5 Things To Do In Your Twenties (Or At Any Age)

Your twenties are for discovering yourself for maybe the first time. We are thrust into a post-grad world of internships, jobs, paying back student loans or maybe even unemployment. We …
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Finding Your Purpose By Following Your Heart
5 months ago

Finding Your Purpose By Following Your Heart

I always knew I wanted to do good. In school, they teach you the most important thing is to do well. To get the grades, to make lots of friends, …
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It’s Time To Vote—What You Need To Know About Your Options
5 months ago

It’s Time To Vote—What You Need To Know About Your Options

In about a week, people will be casting their votes for the next President of the United States of America… or maybe not.  Maybe some reading this are not satisfied …
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8 Pieces Of Advice From A Successful Entrepreneur
5 months ago

8 Pieces Of Advice From A Successful Entrepreneur

Chicago Ideas week is an innovative festival designed to gather minds from around the city for one common goal: sharing ideas. This festival is 7 full days of labs, talks …
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Actress Bethany Joy Lenz Talks On Navigating Life, Projects and Philanthropy
7 months ago

Actress Bethany Joy Lenz Talks On Navigating Life, Projects and Philanthropy

You might wonder what Bethany Joy Lenz has been up to since her days of starring on One Tree Hill. Between touring with her band, acting in new shows on …
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The Two Sides of Living With Bipolar Disorder [Poem]
8 months ago

The Two Sides of Living With Bipolar Disorder [Poem]

Many can relate to my story because it is far from unique. I graduated high school and left the comfortable, small-town I grew up in to pursue post-secondary education. It …
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Caroline Fuss of the Harare Collection Empowers Artisans and Inspires the Design Community
9 months ago

Caroline Fuss of the Harare Collection Empowers Artisans and Inspires the Design Community

By  •  Women

Fashion designer Caroline Fuss is a vibrant burst of energy, radiating her infectious and friendly personality throughout the room, as most Aussies do. We sit in her effortlessly-cool Midtown studio …
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What Plato Teaches Us About Leadership
10 months ago

What Plato Teaches Us About Leadership

Hey, Conscious readers! I thought I’d switch it up on you this time. Last time I wrote about TEDx events, but this time, I want to talk about something few …
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17 Lessons We Learn From Gandhi on How to Lead an Effective Social Enterprise
10 months ago

17 Lessons We Learn From Gandhi on How to Lead an Effective Social Enterprise

Gandhi is one of the best examples of a social entrepreneur, believe it or not. While most people know him for his community organizing work, he built his reputation on …
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The Streets Barber Delivers A Moment of Authenticity: The Best Thing We Can Share
10 months ago

The Streets Barber Delivers A Moment of Authenticity: The Best Thing We Can Share

Anthony Hamilton also known as the singing barber was quoted for saying: “Being a barber is about taking care of the people”.

What does it take to take care of …
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Tell Your Story: Living a Creative and Meaningful Life
10 months ago

Tell Your Story: Living a Creative and Meaningful Life

I was working on my school assignment on the laptop when my sister Hani walked into the front door, worn to a frazzle from a day’s work. As she put …
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Hope City: Teens Find Extraordinary Common Ground with Images of Hope
10 months ago

Hope City: Teens Find Extraordinary Common Ground with Images of Hope

Traumatized teens and centers of influence find extraordinary common ground with images of hope Behind a wolf mask. In an empty theater. On the roof of a stadium.

In April …
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Tell Your Story | Pursuing Your Dream Without Previous Experience
11 months ago

Tell Your Story | Pursuing Your Dream Without Previous Experience

First thing’s first, you just have to start.

Maybe you don’t know what your dream career looks like or maybe you have an idea but are scared to work towards …
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