Author Archives: Meredith Lepore

Levo League Co-Founder Amanda Pouchot Says You Have To Fight Through The Fear With A Startup

Levo League Co-Founder Amanda Pouchot Says You Have To Fight Through The Fear With A Startup

Madeline Albright once said “There is a special place in hell for women who don’t help other women.” Well, Amanda Pouchot, Co-founder and CIO of Levo League,  the first online destination designed to connect Gen Y women with career opportunities and ensure their success, should not be worried then. This young woman has already helped tons of women in their careers (including yours truly) and she is only 26! More »

Morning Grind: Barbie’s Diet Advice And How To Be A Startup Founder

Morning Grind: Barbie's Diet Advice And How To Be A Startup Founder

What Is Jessica Biel wearing? (The Frisky)

Laughing is the key difference between loving and hating parenthood (The Stir)

When your boss finds out your job hunting (Forbes Woman)

The awful diet advice Barbie gave girls in 1965 (HuffPo Women)

How to be happy: 11 effective tips from 2012 (SavvySugar)

Hiring tip: How to be friendlier with your interviewer (LearnVest)

Want to be a startup founder? Here’s what you do (The Daily Muse)

Advice on how to meet the opposite sex from a guy (Vixely)

Morning Grind: 3 Absolute Don’ts For Your Work Wardrobe And How To Work Job Hunting Into A Convo

Morning Grind: 3 Absolute Don'ts For Your Work Wardrobe And How To Work Job Hunting Into A Convo

Is Lindsay Lohan Charlie Sheen’s new sex Goddess? (The Frisky)

What if Kate and Prince William have twins and other rules of succession explained (The Stir)

3 absolute don’ts for any work wardrobe (SavvySugar)

11 great end of year tax gifts you should give yourself (LearnVest)

How to tell someone you’re job hunting without killing the conversation (The Daily Muse)

The ultimate gift guide for your mom, dad and even your boss (Vixely)

If Women Ran Hollywood It Would Be More Inclusive And Films About Male Strippers And Sparkly Vampires Would Be Hits. Oh Wait..

If Women Ran Hollywood It Would Be More Inclusive And Films About Male Strippers And Sparkly Vampires Would Be Hits. Oh Wait..

The Hollywood Reporter put out its annual ‘Most Powerful Women in Hollywood’ issue this week. Most of the most powerful women are heads of studios (Anne Sweeney, co-chairman of Disney Media Networks came in at number one) but by the time we were in the 40′s we got to Tina Fey and blockbuster queens Kristen Stewart, Jennifer Lawrence and Meryl Streep came in at 50. But when a number of these powerful women (and a few men) were asked what it would be like if women really did run Hollywood, their answers were surprising. More »

You May Have To Become A Prostitute To Pay Off Your Student Loans

You May Have To Become A Prostitute To Pay Off Your Student Loans

You know it’s bad when story lines from the now defunct Melrose Place reboot and 90210 start becoming real. According to a new study out of England, the number of students using their bodies to pay their fees has doubled in the past year. The study of undergraduates and postgraduates across the UK found that as many as 6% are turning to lap-dancing, pole-dancing, escorting and prostitution in order to fund their studies. More »