Category Archives: blogging

On death, social change, and the online persona

Recently, I ran across the blog of “Indian Homemaker,” an everyday Indian Homemaker who cares deeply about issues like feminism, human rights, tolerance and peace, gender equality, and her day to day experiences. It was interesting to see those perspectives from a “housewife,” who normally would be stereotyped as an individual who is not feministContinue Reading

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You don’t just define your community – your community defines you

There is a lot of talk of personal branding these days: is it good or bad? How can you build a network of people who respect your personal brand? How can you join a group of people with the same interests to help you make professional connections? But while we are busy trying to carveContinue Reading

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Be the change: Tryin’ Small, by Penelope Chester

It has taken me way too long to write this blog. When Akhila reached out to me asking if I’d be interested in contributing to the “Be the Change” series, I immediately thought “Yes! Of course!” But, you see, I don’t really know how to write about myself and my experiences – on my blog,Continue Reading

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Brand new blog!

Hi everyone! So, I know all the arguments against it — but I’m starting a new blog focused on the intersection of human rights and social enterprise, things I’m insanely excited about. Please check out some of the posts I’ve written below. I’ve imported the most relevant ones from my previous blog, and I hopeContinue Reading

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