Entrepreneurship

Girl Power Talk

Author's Posts

Manpriya-Navneet-Girl-Power-Talk-People-We-Admire-tn

Bringing Equality in Business: Manpriya and Navneet’s Story of Empowerment

Envisioning a Free World Inspiration to Start Caked Challenges of Being Entrepreneurs Hopes for the Future Our vision is to facilitate a world where women and LGBTQ+ people can be themselves. That is why we decided to start our own business, Caked India. We envisioned a business where we could employ women and members of the LGBTQ+ community and then train and empower them to become entrepreneurs and financially independent. “Everybody deserves to feel free.” Our love story encapsulates our complementary life …

Bringing Equality in Business: Manpriya and Navneet’s Story of Empowerment Read More »

Share
Cheryl-Mccants-Girl-Power-Talk-People-We-Admire

Combining Care with Career | The Journey of Cheryl McCants

Constant Quest for Education Learning and Investing in People Future Business Goals Message to the Youth As a teenager, I was blessed to graduate from P.S. 26, study as a community scholar and attend one of the most prestigious high schools in the country. Those memorable years opened my eyes to the importance of education, the challenges of racism and the value of true friendship. By staying true to my values, and opening myself to a variety of experiences, I …

Combining Care with Career | The Journey of Cheryl McCants Read More »

Share

The Power of Mentoring and Investing in Your Passion: Bobby Henebry

My First Business Starting as a Mentor Leading Yourself and Inspiring Others Mentoring in the Right Way Leadership and Relationship Building Challenge Yourself and Break Free “You are the most important value creation in your life.” I grew up in a middle-class family. I was a good student and started my first business at age 11: a drink stand on the fourth hole of a local golf course where I sold soda and golf balls. I then started doing yard …

The Power of Mentoring and Investing in Your Passion: Bobby Henebry Read More »

Share
People-We-Admire-Ayushi-Mishra-Girl-Power-Talk

Innovation, Leadership, and Women in Tech: The Story of Ayushi Mishra

Early Life Family Support, Financial Risks and First Startup Being an Entrepreneur Fighting Setbacks Women and Leadership Advice for the Youth “I know a lot of talented ruins. Beyond talent lie all the usual words: discipline, love, luck, but, most of all, endurance.” —James Baldwin I was born into a family that valued education and academics, which I believe afforded me a certain privilege. My father was a physics professor, and my mother taught chemistry. So, science ran in the …

Innovation, Leadership, and Women in Tech: The Story of Ayushi Mishra Read More »

Share
People-We-Admire-May-Lee-Girl-Power-Talk

Beyond Age and Convention: May Lee’s Journey of Self-Realization

About May Lee Creating Lotus Media House Being Featured in Forbes “50 Over 50” List I come from a humble background, having spent the majority of my childhood in Central Kenya. As I grew up in years, my love for education grew as well. With the support of a father who was an educator, I embarked upon a career journey that is both beautiful and challenging. I am utterly grateful to the Almighty for giving me a brilliant mind, which …

Beyond Age and Convention: May Lee’s Journey of Self-Realization Read More »

Share

Chavi Agarwal: The Story of a Woman Entrepreneur in Tech

Journey as a Woman in Business Future Goals as an Entrepreneur Challenges Faced Women's Issue Investing in Oneself and Relationships Sources of Happiness and Inspiration Life Mantra Advice for Youth and Leaders Girl Power Talk interviews Chavi Agarwal, the Founder and CEO of CView, on her journey as a woman entrepreneur. 1. Please share your journey as a woman in business whose aim has been to be a voice for other women in this community and spread awareness? Chavi Agarwal: My entire …

Chavi Agarwal: The Story of a Woman Entrepreneur in Tech Read More »

Share
Sanskriti- People-We-Admire-Girl-Power-Talk

Sanskriti Mishra, the Founder of Unsamaaj: Helping Women Break Free Through Storytelling

About Unsamaaj Mentor and Inspiration Your Journey in a Word Overcoming Challenges Biggest Achievement Traumatic Experiences Advice to the Youth Girl Power Talk interviews Sanskriti Mishra, author, storyteller, and the founder of Unsamaaj. 1. You recently started your own clothing brand called Unsamaaj. Why did you choose this name and what is its aim? Sanskriti Mishra: The name Unsamaaj comes from the concept that women have a lot to follow, the rules set for them by the society (Samaaj in …

Sanskriti Mishra, the Founder of Unsamaaj: Helping Women Break Free Through Storytelling Read More »

Share

The Story of Aditya Arora: The Youngest Padma Shri Nominee

The Love for Entrepreneurship Helping Others The Power of Education Sources of Happiness Aditya Arora, an Angel Investor, a Public Speaker, and the Youngest Padma Shri Nominee shares his journey towards youth leadership. “Ever since childhood, I had a drive to stand apart from others.” I always wanted to be an entrepreneur. Studying finance and investment in college further fuelled this passion. I started interning with Faad during my college days. My role included documenting people’s experiences and writing blogs …

The Story of Aditya Arora: The Youngest Padma Shri Nominee Read More »

Share

Richa Rajyalakshmi: The Quilts of Change- Reviving the Art of Block Printing

Early Journey and Childhood Love for Siblings and Giving Back The Title of a Princess Advice to the Youth Girl Power Talk interviews Richa Rajyalakshmi, the founder of Chitranjani. 1. Your life has been one academic adventure. How would you describe this journey of studying commerce, then fashion, and, finally, law? Richa Rajyalakshmi: First of all, I would like to mention I never thought I would be going so far with my studies. The journey of studying in various fields …

Richa Rajyalakshmi: The Quilts of Change- Reviving the Art of Block Printing Read More »

Share
X