They are athletes and they are moms. They are business people and they are caretakers. They are active and they are activists. They, each and every one of them, can go big and still go home. They take risks that work out and they take risks that fall flat. (more…)
Tagged: Missy’s Musings
Amidst all the #MeToo and #TimesUp, there is a new and rising tide of women who are taking that truth-telling and turning it into action.
Yes, it is women actors, producers and directors. But perhaps more powerfully, it is women athletes and risk-takers, marketers and mothers, photographers and founders.
These women are making change happen every day by changing the way that work works, by changing who takes the risks and who takes the lead. There is a powerful New Girls’ Network rising. (more…)
An Open Letter to Yvon & Malinda Chouinard, Founders of Patagonia
Your presence in this world makes a difference. A big difference. Because of Patagonia and the people who work there, I am optimistic about the future. Perhaps Yvon is right, perhaps we are on our way to the second Dark Ages.* But if we are, the trip will be slower because of the two of you, your commitment to great gear made to last a long time, and your belief that business can do well and do good. (more…)