SheTaxis: Taxis Exclusively For Women Offering Female Drivers

SheTaxis: Taxis Exclusively For Women Offering Female Drivers

  We can safely say that most jobs aren’t for men only! Years ago Stella Mateo, a New York City mother of two daughters, wished she had access to female taxi drivers to shuttle her girls to soccer, field hockey, basketball and gymnastics practices when she couldn’t. Realistically, you can’t entrust your young daughters to … Continue reading »

Woman Uses Photoshop To Convince Her Family That She Travelled To Asia

Woman Uses Photoshop To Convince Her Family That She Travelled To Asia

Zilla van den Born / Rex/REX USA Zilla van den Born is a 25-year-old artist from Amsterdam and she pulled off the ultimate fake vacation last year. It started with a Facebook post announcing she was headed to East Asia for two months. After her Facebook update she spent 42 days hidden away in her … Continue reading »

Let’s Talk: Nigeria – Beam Inc. & Nigeria Dialogue

Let’s Talk: Nigeria – Beam Inc. & Nigeria Dialogue

September 17, 2014 – Toronto, Ontario. With Nigeria’s Independence Day nearly upon us, Bringing Educational Assistance to Many (BEAM) Inc in partnership with Nigeria Dialogue (UK based org) presents the second annual Let’s Talk: Nigeria town hall. The event allows us to engage the Toronto community in discussing the progresses made as well as issues … Continue reading »

Lupita Nyong’o teaches Elmo about Skin on Sesame Street

Elmo is with his good friend, Lupita. They are talking about all the great things about their skin. For example, Elmo’s skin just happens to be very ticklish. Lupita’s skin happens to be a beautiful brown colour. Skin can come in all different shades and colours. Isn’t skin just the best? However, ticklish or smooth … Continue reading »

This Super Stylish 9-Year-Old CEO Will Make You Feel Lazy

This Super Stylish 9-Year-Old CEO Will Make You Feel Lazy

Today in kidpreneur news …! By now, you’ve probably seen a fair share of kids who dress better than adults. But have you ever seen a kid with an absurdly keen fashion sense who is also the CEO of his own company at age 9? Meet Mr. Cory, founder and CEO of Mr. Cory’s Cookies. The … Continue reading »

Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians

Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians

Any pedestrian who’s ever been smacked head-on — or trapped maddeningly behind — a fellow commuter with her attention buried deep in a smartphone screen may dream of future walkways modeled after the Chinese city of Chongqing. There, reports Engadget, a sidewalk has been divided into two lanes — one for those with cellphones, and … Continue reading »

Woman with Vitiligo uses UV light therapy to re-colour her skin

Woman with Vitiligo uses UV light therapy to re-colour her skin

A woman was left with huge white patches all over her body after developing skin condition vitiligo as a child. Lisa Johnson, 24, who is from Los Angeles, was targeted by bullies who made her life a misery. But a new treatment and a state of the art makeover could be about to change that. She … Continue reading »

The 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

The 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Who Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

Today in kidpreneur news… The intrepid path being forged by 13-year-old Isabella Rose Taylor begs a fundamental question for any young entrepreneur wondering when to start up: “Why wait?” Setting out at a young age has catapulted Taylor, a clothing designer who hails from Austin, Texas, to unthinkable heights, she says. As the youngest designer … Continue reading »