Girls Deserve to See Themselves as Heroes: Kudos to GoldieBlox

I first met Debra Sterling, founder of GoldieBlox, when she spoke at the Women Entrepreneurs Festival in New York City a few years ago. Her vision of a toy company for girls that fostered engineering concepts inspired me then, and her continued push to bring new role models and break down stereotypes continues to inspire.Continue reading “Girls Deserve to See Themselves as Heroes: Kudos to GoldieBlox”

How Boys Learn Girls Wear Bows, High Heels and Help the Guys

“Minnie and Daisy are girls. They wear bows and high heels and help the guys.” The two children squeezed together in the seat next to me at the gate in the airport were beyond giddy. All it took was a smile from me, and they took it as a sign for permission to speak. IContinue reading “How Boys Learn Girls Wear Bows, High Heels and Help the Guys”