The 2018 Winter Olympic opening ceremonies may not start until tomorrow, but to say we're excited would be an understatement. Did you know, that it wasn't until 2012 that women were allowed to participate in every Olympic sport? 2018 also marks the return of women's ski jumping, which was banned until the 2014 Olympics after the president of the International Ski Federation explained to NPR that the sport "seems not to be appropriate for ladies from a medical point of view". Thanks to women like Lindsey Vonn, and 15 additional accomplished female jumpers, a lawsuit was filed and women's jumping was reinstated. If you want to talk about the games, women's equality, or how to make the best hot cocoa - shoot us a message on Networks! We can't wait to hear from you.
Five years ago, Sarah Scherzer saw a job posting on her neighborhood's mom-and-dad site and applied. Now she's Director of Customer Experience at Karat, where her role as a mother has always been a part of her story.
Crises can bring out the best in us. It can be hard to believe that when headlines are crowded with toilet paper hoarders or raucous spring breakers under the impression that they're invincible, but it's true. A paper by the University of Delaware's Disaster Research Center found that assumptions about people acting in their own best interest during a crisis are "fundamentally incorrect" and that "human beings…typically rise to the daunting challenges that disasters pose."