bio & speaking events
September 11, 2017
In honor of Labor Day earlier this week and the upcoming launch of my book, Give Work, I shared some thoughts on the future of work, the #GiveWork movement, and the steps we...
June 28, 2017
I’m writing because a movie just changed my life. (Not just mine — apparently, droves of kindergartners are becoming feminists as a result of Patty Jenkins’ brilliant film.)
April 30, 2017
Lately I’ve been thinking about loss. How do we keep going in the face of death, broken dreams, or heartbreak? Why do some people persevere and even thrive after loss, while...
April 18, 2017
I’ve been in France for the last two weeks meeting investors and social impact luxury brands to learn the art of sustainable chic firsthand.
Sustainability is knowing how some...
April 3, 2017
I just landed in Paris yesterday for some investor meetings and the Leade.rs event and walked around only to find this bizarre mural on the Rue de Montorgueil:
March 25, 2017
Even if you’re not a woman, don’t have kids, or don’t want to hear about body parts, reading this will make you as incensed as I am. This isn’t about bodies. It’s about compa...
March 19, 2017
What can we learn from steeping ourselves in wilderness?
Stepping off a flight into a wall of hot, humid tropical air is possibly my favorite feeling.
My Indian blood craves th...
March 12, 2017
Hi from seat 28D.
I’m en route to SXSW Interactive, the annual festival of tech and music that I try to avoid (because: masses of people, and I’m an introvert) but always end...
March 8, 2017
OK, so tomorrow is supposed to be Day of the Woman. A day we celebrate every Double-X and the still-radical notion that women should have an equal shot at achieving their ful...
I haven't written in a while because the last weeks disappeared into building awareness (check us out on the cover of Silicon Valley Mag!), setting up a new channel on Anchor...