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    All To Often We Compare Ourselves To Our Skinnier, Prettier, Taller Friends, and Celebs Article By: Fiona Russell for Femde What woman hasn’t looked in a magazine, stared at the TV or gazed in a mirror and wished she had Scarlett Johansson’s nose (the most coveted nose in the plastic surgeons office), Sofia Vergara’s hair […]

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    Verbal Abuse Is Domestic Abuse – Read This Woman’s Story

    Abuse comes in many forms. Physical abuse is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the many tactics people can use against you. In a Huffington Post letter, one woman tells her story of how she became involved with a sick individual who used verbal manipulation to get her to do whatever […]

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    How Successful Women Start Their Day

    Mornings play a heavy role in our day to day lives. It can mean the difference between a super-productive work day, and a painfully sluggish one. For some, a few rounds of snoozing and a strong cup of coffee is the only way to go; for others, it’s all about rising at dawn and hitting the gym before work.’ Payal […]

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    How This Harvard Drop Out Now Employs 150 Workers

    Alexa von Tobel dropped out of Harvard Business School and followed her dreams of constructing her financial planning service, LearnVest. She now employs more than 150 employees, and hopes to soon expand even more.  Ms. von Tobel says she often sees that people don’t dream big enough, and is trying to raise awareness to its toxicity. […]

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    Sex-Ed Quiz Gets Teen Gets Suspended For Brilliantly Answering

    This is how one teen responds when her partner objects to condoms. user dogsandcatsandlemursohmy posted her younger sister’s responses to a Sex Ed quiz. According to her,  her 14 year old sister was suspended for her sassy comebacks to any objections a sexual partner might raise to using a condom, like “Don’t worry, I’m on the pill” […]

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    Diane Von Furstenberg Leadership Tips

    Fashion mogul Diane von Furstenberg says that a clear goal is key to effective leadership. Comprehension is key because if you can explain the goal to yourself first, then to your team, you will be on the path to meeting that goal. Its a snowball effect! NY Times

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    Beauty Secrets They Don’t Want You To Know

    Do you ever wonder why as much as you try to have that perfect makeup application, you never seem to have that magazine look?  Don’t feel bad. No one on this lovely Earth will ever achieve that. You’ve been bombarded with images of ‘beauty’. It’s been thrown at you – your whole life. You must realize […]

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    Instagram Trend #NoThighGap Celebrates Real Thighs

    A thigh gap is the blank space between a woman’s legs. It is sometimes Photoshopped to oblivion by thousands of fashion magazines, and it is a property that is more coveted than anything you’ll find in New York City. HOWEVER! There is a new generation of women transitioning to adulthood in the age of social media is […]

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    Women Are Drinking More Like Men

    “Women are drinking more like men, to put it bluntly.” According to a new study covered by NBC News, women aren’t to be underestimated when it comes to drinking. “Madison County, Idaho, had the lowest levels of binge drinking in 2012 (5.9 percent), while Menominee, Wisconsin, had the highest rates of binge drinking (36 percent […]

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    Underwear Model Speaks On Power of Image

    Image Is Powerful, Image Is Superficial Cameron Russell is tall, pretty and an underwear model. But she is here to speak up on a topic that almost makes her seem hypocritical. In this fearless talk, she takes a wry look at the industry that had her looking highly seductive at barely 16 years old. TED