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The silver lining of being a woman in venture capital, according to a founding partner of 8VC

Women’s reality in venture capital sounds bleak. While companies with at least one woman on their founding team significantly outperform their all-male counterparts, female CEOs receive only 2.7% of all VC funding, with women of color receiving just 0.2% of that cash. Meanwhile, numerous top investors have been accused of sexual (more…)

Gratitude costs nothing, yet can feel so expensive

You are lucky. It may not always be obvious, because bad news abounds and being human is often uncomfortable. You have aches and pains and society seems to be going up in flames, yet there are reasons to be grateful on Thanksgiving—and every day. Gratitude has scientifically proven benefits. There are no (more…)