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Interview with Eliza Blank: Growing a Business from Passion

Interview with Eliza Blank: Growing a Business from Passion

“Plants make people happy.” This is the motto that Eliza Blank, founder of The Sill, believes in — and built a business around. The Sill was founded on a growing need for a brand that’s relatable, trendy and plant focused. Started almost a decade ago as an online...

California State Treasurer Chats About Leadership and Finance

California State Treasurer Chats About Leadership and Finance

Leadership has been on my mind a lot lately — on the national level as we head into an election year, as well as in my personal life as I think about who is in charge, what power entails, and what leaders do. There are many different kinds of leaders, but one thing...

Dion Lim: Making Her Moment

Dion Lim: Making Her Moment

When Dion Lim walks into a room, it’s impossible not to feel the energy that radiates from her aura. With her signature news anchor dress (in a bright color, of course) and huge Colgate smile, Lim has an infectious, bubbly energy about her. It would be hard to believe...

AABDC 2019 Outstanding 50 Female Awardees’ Spotlight

AABDC 2019 Outstanding 50 Female Awardees’ Spotlight

The Asian American Business Development Center (AABDC), a New York-based organization that recognizes the economic contributions made by Asian American businesses, held its 18th annual gala of Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business on June 20. The event recognizes...

Dismantling The Bamboo Ceiling

Dismantling The Bamboo Ceiling

In her book “Breaking Through The Bamboo Ceiling,” author Jane Hyun acknowledges that she places a lot of responsibility on Asians to improve their circumstances in the workplace. But she also acknowledges, in an interview with The Atlantic, that it’s important for...

Mochi Mini: Wise School

Mochi Mini: Wise School

Each year, students from Wise School in Los Angeles have proven to be fierce competitors at Odyssey of the Mind, an international, creative, problem-solving competition. Each year, thousands of school teams in 26 countries—including China, Russia, India, Hong Kong,...

5 Amazing Emerging Asian American Female Founders You Need to Know

5 Amazing Emerging Asian American Female Founders You Need to Know

With Sandra Oh as the first Asian American female Golden Globes host, a star-studded All-Asian cast in the film Crazy Rich Asians, and the slew of successful bloggers and influencers on YouTube and Instagram—there has never been a better time to be an Asian American...

Mochi Minis: Elisabeth Ng

Mochi Minis: Elisabeth Ng

Elisabeth Ng, a Singaporean theater producer, joins the Public Theater as their Production Associate. In her new role, Elisabeth will be negotiating and leading the contracting process for theatrical designers on the Public's upcoming shows. Born and raised in...