I would like to start the blog with a small exercise, Yeah!! Lazy ones can skip it right here.
So let me hashtag you a simple question.
Name any 5 Male scientists. ….
OK fine, Good job!! …..
Now name any 5 Female Scientist.
..Hmmm …”Madam Curie” …. And???
Aye!! No cheating, No google……
We did this exercise in our office and we could really see “? “ popping out of their face. So today we won’t try to infuse any beauty product in our blog, we just want to tell you that “Makeup may not suit you, Confidence always will.” Though every woman has played an amazing role in shaping this world but due to space constraint we would like to introduce some of them to you.
Here are some woman like you, who make us who we are.
Rosa Parks: A civil Right Activist
Boycotting the segregation law Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat for a white man in 1955. Which was followed by her arrest and protest of her community in her support. The protesters stopped traveling by bus which led to financial loses of bus companies and as protesters started buying stuff from nearby shops, other markets started losing money as well.
Almost after one year of her refusal of giving up the seat, the court ruling came terming segregation laws unconstitutional.
Shubhra Chadda: CEO of Chumbak
Sold her house to start Chumbak and now got $2 million as initial funding. Their attractive and colorful products are eye catchy and often compel you to buy because of reasonable prices. Chumbak has become the hottest lifestyle product brand with 150 stores in India and 70 in Japan, with a strong online presence. People working with google adwards must be aware that even Google has chosen Chumbak to advertise for them.
Debbie Sterlin: Founder and CEO of GoldieBlox
She developed GoldieBlox after noticing the lack of available engineering toys targeted at girls because companies thought that girls would not want to play with any toy other than princess and dolls. The company makes educational toys for girls which includes spinning machine construction tools etc. Check them out here :
http://www.goldieblox.com The company has already won so many prestigious awards including 2014 Educational Toy of the Year by a toy industry association.