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VCGC

Community of female entrepreneurs, tech leaders & investors

VCGC is a platform aimed at supporting women in tech, venture, and entrepreneurship - industries that have traditionally been opaque with high barriers to entry. By sharing stories, building community, and fostering dialogue, we can all come together to create our generation's identity of women working in these industries.

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MasterClass for iOS

Learn anywhere from the best in the world

MasterClass for iOS gives you an easy way to learn something new every day from the greatest minds in photography, cooking, film, writing, music, sports, journalism, and more. Explore daily content and full classes anywhere at any time — from Annie Leibovitz, Stephen Curry, Gordon Ramsay, Aaron Sorkin, Malcolm Gladwell, Jane Goodall, and more.

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VC Match

Who are the best VCs for your startup?

Answer 7 questions about your founding team, your company, and connect to your network. Get a shortlist of VCs who best matches with your criteria, including who scores #1.

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Dream Big. Hustle Hard.

The millennial woman's guide to success in tech

Dream Big. Hustle Hard. is a book with practical advice for 20-somethings from diverse backgrounds to land a job in tech or progress their career. Each chapter contains anecdotes, activities and frameworks which will give ambitious individuals the motivation and tools they need to maximise their potential in a competitive career landscape.

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Project Pegasus

Get intro’d to a vetted pool of angel investors.

Project Pegasus is an experiment. We’re 3 early-stage founders who know the inefficiencies of the “if you’re worth your salt, you’ll manage to network your way to us” attitude of VCs and angels. What if someone could do this work for you?

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Leap by YC

Where women in tech can talk about whatever we want

Where women in tech can talk about whatever we want.

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2017 was a turning point for women in tech. With an avalanche of news swirling on the web about sexual harassment allegations and the #MeToo movement spreading on social media, women are beginning to speak up. In this context, Y Combinator (YC) software engineer Cadran Cowansage announced today the official launch of Leap, an online community by women for wo… See more
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I'm excited to share an experimental project I've been working on at YC over the last 10 months. It's called Leap and it's an online community for women in tech to talk about whatever we want. Leap has ~1,500+ members who are founders, designers, marketers, software engineers, VCs, women in sales and operations, etc.
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The Violet Society

✨A startup sisterhood for future founders 💪🏽

The Violet Society is a cross between a mastermind group and a sorority. 👯‍It's a part-time program for young women in the tech industry who want to build startups. We'll be meeting weekly in San Francisco over 12 weeks this summer to accelerate each other's personal and professional growth via peer mentorship. Apply to join our pilot program! 🚀

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GirlCrew is a platform for women to make new friends. Not keen on going to a concert solo? Find a crew with us.

Want to book a vacation but your friends are all coupled up? Find a group of girls to travel with here.

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Fed up of friends who are 'too tired' to go out? So was Dublin's Elva Carri, until, in 2014, she decided to switch around her gender settings on Tinder. Although this meant she was listed as 'male', her bio clarified that she was a hetrosexual woman - and that all she was interested in was ...
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One Friday night a few years back, Elva Carri wanted to go out dancing, but her friends were either too busy or too tired to come out. What Carri decided to do next led to the beginning of what would become an exciting business adventure.
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Chairman Mom

A social, Q&A platform for working moms

Chairman Mom is subscription-only community where tough women help answer tough questions.

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Sarah Lacy, founder of media site Pando, has unveiled her newest company, Chairman Mom. The subscription-based startup aims to provide resources to working mothers, and ultimately set them up to succeed in all areas of their lives. "One of the things that's actually pretty distinct for us is we focus really on the woman, not the children," Lacy told TechCrun… See more
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In the Company of Women

Advice from over 100 makers, artists, and entrepreneurs 🙋

Over 100 exceptional and influential women describe how they embraced their creative spirit, overcame adversity, and sparked a global movement of entrepreneurship. Media titans and ceramicists, hoteliers and tattoo artists, comedians and architects—taken together, these profiles paint a beautiful picture of what happens when we pursue our passions and dreams.

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Many business owners agree that entrepreneurs need to learn constantly. The world of business is always shifting, especially in the current age of big data and marketplace disruption. Yet some core, foundational principles of business will never change.
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Vestpod Newsletter

Helping women feel good about money

Vestpod is the newsletter that makes you feel good about money. We want to empower 1 million women financially by making personal finance more accessible, relevant and interesting. We think it's time to break the taboo. Vestpod is an online community and a free weekly newsletter. 24/7 access to independent, unbiased and up-to-date guidance.

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Bevy

Networking app made for women, by women

Bevy app was specifically designed to help women of all ages throughout the many different phases of our lives - The single life, dating life, engagement, marriage, motherhood, moving to a new city, transitioning from the city to the burbs or vice versa, etc.

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Yellowzine

A print zine celebrating artwork by ethnic minority artists

"Yellowzine is a booklet of journeys, a collection in which ethnic minority artists have the liberty to recount and reflect on their process; what makes them artists, and where it all began. We're aiming to use societies’ marginalisation of artists of colour to create our own space." - Aisha Ayoadde, Founder of Yellowzine

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As Black History Month draws to a close in the UK we're aiming to shine a spotlight on those driving things forward. #DazedBlackFutures is a tribute to the artists, activists, designers and key voices shaping black British culture for the next gen.
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Published on 21 November 2017 words Kitty Robson Zines are the movement of the moment: many have finally found a platform where their interests and their beliefs can be at the creative core.
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No Man's Land

A magazine from The Wing, for women with something to say

The Wing is a women-only club and co-working space. No Man's Land is their new magazine "for women with something to say and nothing to prove." Can't wait to get my hands on a copy, the Twitterverse is already blowing up about how great it is. 💯

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Gurls Talk

Supermodel Adwoa Aboah's pioneering media platform

Gurls Talk is an online community founded by 2017's Model of the Year and Vogue cover girl, Adwoa Aboah. The platform provides a safe space for all types of girls to share experiences, gain advice and invest in one-of-a-kind wearables.

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Gather

A social club helping Bay Area women up their game

Gather is a women’s social club created to empower young women with the tools to realize leadership roles, equal pay and fair treatment in business.

They partner with top tech firms like Google to equip women with the skills they need to succeed in a competitive environment.

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Refined Currency

Personal finance advice for modern women

Refined Currency is a global community and content platform founded by London based blogger Bola Sol.

It focuses on educating women about feminism and personal finance so they have the information they need to build fulfilling lives in a competitive world.

It also features #TheMoneyPodcast sharing advice on how to manage your money.

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