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Inspiration Minute: Be Your Own Customer

Entrepreneur Lucy Postins discusses having passion for your business.
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The Fastest Way to Make a Company More Successful Is…

Serial entrepreneur Jen Groover offers some common sense advice about health and happiness in the workplace.
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Inspiration Minute: Get Out of Your Own Way

DC Home Buzz founder Ati Williams offers advice to female entrepreneurs.

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3 Women Who Prove That Smart is Beautiful

Women who established themselves as female entrepreneurs by inventing, marketing and selling beauty products.
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Passion, Community and Collaboration

Heather Taylor is an independent film producer who founded Archetypal Images, LLC. In this article, she discusses a group of women who inspired her to achieve her own dreams.
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Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Katharine Gibbs

"If education is to be any good, it must be good for something." The pedagogical philosophy that drove Katharine Gibbs still applies today.

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On Pivoting and Persevering

Xiaoning Wang’s story reminds us how hard it is to run a business.

Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Tammy Duckworth

We're celebrating Women's History Month with Rep. Tammy Duckworth, who embodies the theme of "character, courage and commitment."

Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Sarah Jessica Parker

In today's moment of inspiration, actress Sarah Jessica Parker gives us a lesson on balance in heels.

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Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Toni Morrison

For this week's inspiration, we're turning to much-lauded author Toni Morrison, who encourages us to dream big-- and get to work.

Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Aung San Suu Kyi

Human rights activist & politician Aung San Suu Kyi reminds us that women are valuable, in every sense of the word.
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Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Beatlemania!

On the 50th anniversary of the British Invasion, John Lennon’s admiration for strong women inspires us to find our own role models.


Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Lucy Liu

On today’s Lunar New Year, we're drawing our inspiration from Chinese-American actress and activist Lucy Liu.

Happy Birthday, Oprah Winfrey

The self-made billionaire celebrates her 60th birthday today. Here's what she says about achieving success.
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Sick of Flowers, a Cancer Survivor Launches a Gift Business

Annika Burton longed for practical gifts during her battle with breast cancer, like nausea-quelling drops and cozy hats.


Today’s Dose of Inspiration: Madeline Albright

"When women have the power to make their own choices, good things happen," says Madeline Albright. We agree -- find out why.
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Mother and Daughter Create Eco-Friendly Arm Candy

Tammy Asher and Chelsea Farmer's silk wrap bracelets worked like a charm on our TSE Gift Guide editors.

Serving an Indonesian Community Through Soap

Nadya Saib and her mother impressed our TSE Gift Guide editors with their mission to create soaps that sustain farmers.

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When You Wish Upon a Seed

Genevieve Morganstern sells goods made by women artisans in the Amazon, such as this necklace pictured above, through her online marketplace Nayariva.
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Mom Designs Napkin for a Waste-Free Lunch

Eco-conscious parents will be just as thrilled as our TSE Gift Guide editors to try out these quirky paperless napkins.
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A Cosmetic Bag to Keep Girls in the Game

Our TSE Gift Guide editors were blown away by Katie Rock's water-resistant bag which makes a bold statement in both look and deed.

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A Colorful Apron Ties Sustainability with Fun

Patrice Wynne's fiesta-inspired frock, made by the family of seamstresses pictured above, livened up the prospect of cooking for our TSE Gift Guide editors.
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Bundling Up for a Good Cause

Roni Sivan's hand-woven Cambodian scarves caught editors' eyes in our TSE 'Gifts With a Mission' Guide.
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A Bootstrapping Entrepreneur Bets the Family Home

Adriana Rodriguez, an Austin mom of two, needed more cash flow after she launched a bilingual school.