“I had also noticed my colleagues facing similar issues while shopping for comfortable office wear. Thus, Indian Concepts was born. We aim to provide comfortable ‘corporate kurtas’ for women.”
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“I always regretted that I hadn’t fuelled my energy into a proper creative channel.”
Ann and Jenny Siner’s “cute, clean and current” consignment shops keep used items out of the trash.
“Success to me is when you have made steps towards your goal or your passion.”
“Success is making a difference and helping others who have often been forgotten about.”
“If you need mentoring, help searching for a job, building your resume, starting a company or maybe you just need clothes for an interview – we have your back. I believe in the power of women and sometimes we just need help to find it.”
“To be able to solve people’s sleep issues and give back to charity is my definition of success. We are trying to make the world a better place with every pj we sell.”
“We started a fashion handbag brand that uses elements of natural or recycled materials.”
“I could not find anything soft and comfortable for sleep so I started my own company.”
“I desperately wanted to marry my career with philanthropy.”
At Road Twenty-Two, founded by Iranian immigrant Fif Ghobadian in San Francisco, women who served time in prison get a second chance.
“Our aim is to train marginalized and disadvantaged women all over the world with working skills to allow them to become financially independent and eventually give them a business plan to become a social entrepreneur.”
“We want to empower more women by building more factories where they can use their skill, empower themselves, and live a more respected life in the society.”
“Becoming rich has never been the focus for me in my business and the funny thing, when I took my mind off of money and focused on service and kindness I began to get more work.”
“My definition of success is creating financial freedom while doing something that I am passionate about.”