Start-ups, workplace

NYC Start-up The Wing Touts the Absence of Men as a Positive. Do Women Really Need a Space of their Own to Flourish?

I’ve been following the rise of women-only co-working spaces with interest for a while. However, WeWork’s latest investment, instagram-worthy The Wing, has a touch of glamour to it that makes it stand out. For better and for worse. Its glamorous co-founders are inspiring and articulate, and there’s a carefully positioned link to the late 19th/early… Continue reading NYC Start-up The Wing Touts the Absence of Men as a Positive. Do Women Really Need a Space of their Own to Flourish?

Marketing, Start-ups

Niche Yourself: On Brands, Barnes and Noble and Finding your Gravy

Do one thing every day that scares you, they say. Yesterday, I chose to have vegetarian chilli at the bar, and yet... I’m not a vegetarian. Scary right? I used to wonder why it’s just the one thing that scares you, not 10?  But now I know it's because 10 things would be ridiculous. Not ridiculous… Continue reading Niche Yourself: On Brands, Barnes and Noble and Finding your Gravy