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Small Business Supports Survivors of Gender-Based Violence

Written by Katelyn Peters, Townsquared and a Riveter Member On Thursday, July 20th, the Townsquared Seattle community gathered to hear from Seattle policymakers and activists at The Riveter, a co-working space built to empower women. Small business owners learned about ways the small business community can participate in the prevention [...]

Welcome Weekend, See Ya’ Later, “Busy-itis”

“Don’t mistake movement for achievement. It’s easy to get faked out by being busy. The question is: Busy doing what?” – Jim Rohn How do you plan to chill out this weekend? Remember that taking care of yourself is an important piece to the puzzle; allowing you to rest and [...]

You Are Made for Big Challenges

The Third Pillar of Internalized Sexism is The Child’s Role The foundational mythology of structural sexism is that there are only two gender roles available, male and female, and of those two --men are the grown ups in charge of society and women are the children not yet ready for [...]

The Perfect Self Care Time Management Tool

The key is not to prioritize what's on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities. Stephen Covey I'm not a fan of re-inventing the wheel. However, I am a fan of re-imagining how the wheel can be used. What I'm about to share with you came out of a coaching [...]

Where To Live Between Success And Failure

https://www.ted.com/talks/elizabeth_gilbert_success_failure_and_the_drive_to_keep_creating When was the last time you experienced success, that tingly, butterflies in your stomach feeling of expansion? When was the last time you experienced failure, that heavy, pit in your stomach feeling of loss? August is upon us and some of us will be saying good-bye to summer [...]

Important Reasons for Using Mindfulness and Meditation at Work

Mindfulness is a word we hear tossed around often these days. A discipline used in hospitals, schools, prisons, and more and more frequently – the workplace. The benefits are staggering, but what exactly is mindfulness, and how do you actually practice?

May’s Member Spotlight: Carrie Melissa Jones

Riveter member Carrie Jones is a connecter. She enjoys bringing people together both personally and professionally and is a huge believer in the power of community. In her words, community is what makes us human.

Forget Networking, Build a Community

We invest a lot in our personal relationships - we seek out people who will make a positive imprint on our lives, who help us to become better individuals, or fulfill our potential.

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