New to Wearing Makeup? Here Are Some Tips You Can Try

Growing up, many of us saw our moms applying makeup in front of the mirror and wondered what we would look like once we were old enough to wear it. By the time we’re teens, when many of us begin to experiment with makeup, we have to learn what products we like, how to apply…

How to Use Your Internship to Further Your Career

Internships are a great way to gain experience and network with others. You get an opportunity to learn in a new environment and to learn from industry professionals. Internships give you a chance to learn about the specific industries you’re interested in and allow you to find out whether working in that field is right…

All Girls Should Take Career Lessons From Kamala Harris

It’s 2021 and women now outnumber men in the workforce, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. A larger percentage of women earning college degrees and a growing number of female entrepreneurs means that an increasing number of women have moved into traditionally male-dominated industries in areas like retail operations, health care, and tech, according to a recent LinkedIn…

Female Founder: Ariel Gough, Bailly

EmpowerHERto interviewed Ariel Gough, co-founder of Bailly, about running a fragrance business with her co-founder and business partner, Edwina Govindsamy.  Tell us the story about how you met. Did you click right away? We were introduced by Edwina’s mother over coffee and immediately knew that we wanted to start a business together. We spent time…

How to Have an Entrepreneurial Mindset

When it comes to starting a business, the Internet can be a girl’s best friend. Online you’ll find out how to create an LLC (or another type of biz), secure appropriate tax forms, and register with your state or province.  But what does it take to prepare yourself mentally to become a business owner? How…

5 Tips on Networking When You’re Shy

Before you land that dream job you need to get the interview. Networking, along with job searching, can be an effective way of connecting you with the right people to place you in your position, as well as generate new clients if you’re an entrepreneur. But networking can be a daunting process, especially if you’re…