Widowed Mother Of Four Begins New Chapter With No. 1 Home Inspection Company

In 2009, when the U.S. economy had taken a down-turn, Sherry and Mike O’Connor were looking for options. They decide to purchase a small machine shop, and moved with their four children from northern Michigan to Nashville, TN. Together they manufactured machines for the tire industry – until 2014 when their world was turned upside down. Continue reading Widowed Mother Of Four Begins New Chapter With No. 1 Home Inspection Company

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Afro-Latina actress Tessa Thompson saves the world in ‘Men in Black: International”

By Arturo Conde

Tessa Thompson considers herself Afro-Latina, a black woman, a person of color, and Latinx. But when fans go to see the sci-fi action blockbuster “Men in Black: International” this weekend, she hopes that they will only see her character, Agent M, on the silver screen. Continue reading Afro-Latina actress Tessa Thompson saves the world in ‘Men in Black: International”

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Minuteman Press Franchisees in Rhode Island Lead the Way for Women in Business

Throughout Rhode Island, Minuteman Press franchisees are making a difference for their clients and their communities. Each of these Rhode Island-based franchises are independently owned and operated by strong women in business. They have unique insights to share about how they became entrepreneurs, why they chose Minuteman Press, and what it’s really like to own a business. Continue reading Minuteman Press Franchisees in Rhode Island Lead the Way for Women in Business

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What it Takes to be a Successful Woman in the Field of Architecture

By Gretchen Callejas

Frank Lloyd Wright. I.M. Pei. Those are the familiar names of two of America’s best-known architects.

Wright’s distinct prairie-style homes dot the American landscape while Pei’s large but elegantly designed urban buildings and complexes are among the world’s most famous architectural works. Pei’s projects, among others, include the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and the controversial glass pyramid in Paris’ Louvre Museum courtyard.

But have you heard of Julia Morgan, who designed California’s famous Hearst Castle? Continue reading What it Takes to be a Successful Woman in the Field of Architecture

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