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These millennial entrepreneurs think email is too slow for the startup world

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There are two types of people in this world. Those who live at inbox zero, who frantically read, remove, and reply to emails the very instant they arrive. 

And, then there’s the rest of us: Those who live with thousands of unopened emails without a care in the world. I am one such individual—a millennial who checks my personal email once or twice a week, and my work email as few times as I can get away with. 

To me, sending an email is the 2018 equivalent to sending snail mail. It’s insufferably slow, you can’t see if the recipient is online, and it’s hard to scroll back through previous messages.  Read more…

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Fashion

Rihanna and Rita Ora Are Making Bathrobes and Towels Fashionable

The search for comfortable clothing is never-ending. Some years back, athleisure burst into the fashion scene and continues to be a go-to for dressing down. Then last year, sleepwear became a street style staple. What’s the next best thing? Answer: bathleisure. This Instagram-worthy trend began because of Rihanna’s Vogue Paris November 2017 cover where she was wearing […]

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Fashion

Heart Evangelista’s Fuchsia Coat Is a Paris Street Style Must-Have

Heart Evangelista is in Paris again for couture week. If you follow her on Instagram, you’ll know that she’s brought her fashion A-game in various ways. So much so that InStyle included her in their street style trends roundup. The site featured a photo of Heart in a fuchsia Delpozo trench coat, stating that it’s a must-have […]

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Fashion

The Metallic Dress You Should Wear to Your Christmas Parties

The default fashion choice for the holidays is always something shiny. While over-the-top pieces seem to be the fun route to take, there are people who want something more low-key and less glittery. This is where metallic dresses come in, particularly the wrap style. Wrap dresses are cozy pieces that are like the robes you’d […]

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Fashion

If You Love the Gucci Fur Slides, These Backless Loafers Are For You

This year has been all about comfort when it comes to shoes. Women like Rihanna and Gal Gadot are opting to pair sneakers and flats with their eveningwear. “Ugly” shoes like Birks and Crocs are also making a comeback. But it’s safe to say that the popular choice as of recent is the backless loafer. […]

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Fashion

This Eveningwear Trend Will Make You Ditch Your Heels

Wearing gowns and heels are so off-season now. Not to mention that it gets uncomfortable for long periods too. The need for comfort anywhere, at any time is emphasized by pairing sneakers with your eveningwear. The spring 2017 runways of Alexis Mabille and MSGM showcased dressy pieces paired with standard sneakers. This made the ensembles […]

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Fashion

Will the Big Return of This Ugly Shoe Change Your Mind About It?

In case you haven’t learned by now, some fashion trends just won’t die. We thought the scrunchie would stay in the ’90s and yet it’s making a comeback. You know another trend that’s here to stay? Crocs. Dubbed as “the world’s ugliest shoe,” Crocs launched on 2002 and instantly received good and bad reviews. Each […]

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Fashion

This ’90s Hair Tie is Back and We Have Lots of Feelings

You may have seen everywhere how ’90s fashion is making a comeback in a big way. While we’re thankful to add patches to our pieces and dress like the girls from Clueless, other childhood favorites have also surfaced. Some of them we thought we’d forget about for a long time. These pieces may look grown-up now, […]

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Fashion

Glitter Shoes Are In According to Victoria Beckham and Coach

As the holidays roll in, we now have an excuse to stock up on glittery pieces for your Christmas parties. We know it’s still mid-September, but it’s better to be prepared. You can opt for the usual glittery dresses or you can follow New York Fashion Week’s latest trend: glitter shoes. During Victoria Beckham’s S/S […]

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Fashion

Get Peachy With This Season’s Fruit Trend

Spring/summer trends are always linked to florals and tropical prints. That’s something that people like Miranda Priestly would’ve rolled her eyes at—if she were a real person that is. Runways, however, gave us a fun trend to play with: “tutti frutti.” If you’ve been paying close attention, pieces from Dolce & Gabbana, Altuzarra, and Charlotte Olympia’s […]

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Fashion

The Pink Trend: How to Wear This Color Sans the Barbie Feel

The color pink is proving to be an eye-catching fashion trend, as well as a powerful one. In previous runway shows, Gucci and Valentino showcased all-pink collections for Spring 2017. Delpozo’s Pre-Fall 2017 collection also wasn’t subtle with its magenta shades on their clothes and accessories. Even Lily Collins and Felicity Jones were pretty in pink at this year’s […]

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Google Docs: A modern tool of powerful resistance in Trump’s America

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During a time of impassioned protests, controversial policies, and steadfast political resistance, the people of Trump’s America and those standing in solidarity across the globe are coming together in unique ways to make a difference.

The stark change in political tides has reignited an otherwise subdued form of communication amongst the many scrambling to organize, and fighting to stay informed: the sharing of Google Docs.

Though the simple word processing tool—which allows users to easily create, edit and share documents online—has been used since 2010 for everything from students compiling group projects to scientists cataloguing what animals fart, the personal, direct platform for collaboration has become a perfect way for likeminded individuals to connect about political issues across the country. Read more…

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Fashion

Channel the `70s With the Flared Pants Trend

Whenever I picture `70s style, bell bottom pants always come to mind. It’s almost automatic that when a disco scene comes up, someone is wearing these with platform shoes and multicolored fringed top. And if recent runways were any indication, it looks like this style is making a comeback—but with a flared twist. Don't forget […]

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