THE SURVIVOR STORIES PROJECT, VAW

THE SURVIVOR STORIES PROJECT: Christine Davis, 46, Germany and USA The Pixel Project is proud to present the Survivor Stories Blog Interview Project in honour of Mother’s Day 2014. The project runs throughout the month of May 2014 and features an interview per day with a survivor of any form of violence against women (VAW) including domestic violence, rape, sexual assault, female genital mutilation, forced/child marriage, sex trafficking, breast ironing etc. A total of 31 VAW survivor … [Read more...]

“Three Things I’ve Learned From Warren Buffett”, Bill Gates

I’m looking forward to sharing posts from time to time about things I’ve learned in my career at Microsoft and the Gates Foundation. (I also post frequently on my blog.) Last month, I went to Omaha for the annual Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting. It’s always a lot of fun, and not just because of the ping-pong matches and the newspaper-throwing contest I have with Warren Buffett. It’s also fun because I get to learn from Warren and gain insight into how he thinks. Here are three … [Read more...]

Maria Eitel – WOMAN of ACTION™

  A Celebration of Women™ is elated to Celebrate the Life of Maria Eitel, president and CEO of the Nike Foundation, discusses how to increase the economic opportunities for adolescent girls and young women during the Adolescent Girls Initiative in Washington DC in 2010.  Maria Eitel may be at the helm of a multi-million dollar corporation, but she's also a woman passionate about changing conditions for girls and women in developing countries. She's putting the needs of disadvantaged … [Read more...]

The Master Key System by Charles F. Haanel

"Spirituality" is quite "practical," very "practical," intensely "practical." It teaches that Spirit is the Real Thing, the Whole Thing, and that Matter is but plastic stuff, which Spirit is able to create, mould, manipulate, and fashion to its will. Spirituality is the most "practical" thing in the world--the only really and absolutely "practical" thing that there is!--p. 304, para. 21. Is there a secret behind the Secret? If so, this might be it. Haanel, a somewhat mysterious figure … [Read more...]

Five Steps to Your IBM Professional Certification

  Five Steps to Your IBM Professional Certification URL:  http://www.testslive.com ; http://www.testslive.com/ibm   After finding your niche in the IT profession, it is finally time for you to choose an IBM certification path to solidify your status as a competent, capable professional. You may be wondering how the whole process works and how to go about getting started. Let’s examine five key steps that will lead to your successful completion the IBM certification … [Read more...]

UNESCO to launch Global Partnership for Girls’ and Women’s Education

UNESCO to launch ... Global Partnership for Girls’ and Women’s Education © Ian Berry/MAGNUM photos/"Better life, better future" Initiative. A Global Partnership for Girls’ and Women’s Education will be launched at a high level forum to be held at UNESCO Headquarters on Thursday 26 May (13:30h Room I) UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova will welcome participants to the event, followed by opening remarks from United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and United States Secretary … [Read more...]

SOCIAL NETWORKERS – 7th ANNUAL Web 2.0 Summit Live/Nov. 15-17 Take Action NOW!

Web 2.0 Summit Live Fifteen years into the commercial Internet, it's clear that our industry has moved into its competitive phase. At this year's Web 2.0 Summit, over 50 leaders and global executives including Mark Zuckerberg (CEO, Facebook), Susan Wojcicki (Google), and Carol Bartz (CEO, Yahoo!) will be onstage. The summit gathers the intelligence, innovation, and leadership of the Internet and media industries. Only at Web 2.0 Summit will you see surprises from Google founder Sergey Brin … [Read more...]

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