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‘Small successes along the way add up to a lot in the bigger picture’

They say it’s not what you know but who you know and I’ve been lucky enough to know a number of inspirational women.

Today I’ve been lucky enough to talk to costume designer  Liz Essex-Nye who has just finished working on Helena Bonham Carter’s new film… 2,321 more words

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Elder Grace - Celebrating Brooklyn Centenarian Susannah Mushatt Jones

Dear Readers:

On July 6, 2014, Brooklyn super-centenarian Susannah Mushatt Jones celebrated her 115th birthday.  A few days later there was a celebration for her at the Vandalia Senior Center in… 1,109 more words

Brooklyn, Influential Women, Accomplished Women, Role Models, Advocacy

On This Labor Day - I'm Grateful

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As we prepare to commemorate another Labor Day, I find myself thinking about everything my grandparents instilled in me about the importance of hard work. 135 more words

Brooklyn, Influential Women, Accomplished Women, Role Models, Advocacy

NatWest Venus Awards Portsmouth Treasury Accountants Inspirational Woman of the Year Finalists 2014

Treasury Accountants Inspirational Woman of the Year Finalists

Treasury Accounting Limited is a firm of Chartered Accountants based in Hampshire.

Our main office is based at The Old Treasury in Kings Road, Portsmouth and our business has been based in this building since 1991 firstly as Edward Leask Chartered Accountants and then Morley and Scott Accounting and in late 2009 the Practice demerged from Morley and Scott Accounting into Treasury Accounting Limited. 141 more words

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Inspiring Woman Leader Spotlight: Pooja Chandrashekar

Interview by Megan Foo

Pooja Chandrashekar is the Founder and CEO of ProjectCSGIRLS, a national competition for middle school girls intended to inspire them to learn more about the exciting opportunities available to them in computer science and STEM.  1,586 more words

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Spotlight on: Cindy Kolarik and The Jared Box Project

I thought I’d only write one “spotlight” per week but I thought with all of the Penn Staters going to back to school I should spotlight Mrs. 619 more words

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Spotlight on: Lisa Corr

This week I’d like to shine a big spotlight on my good friend Lisa Corr.  

Lisa’s official title is “guidance counselor”.  The role of a guidance counselor has changed dramatically from when I was in school.   402 more words

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