Entries by Joya Dass

Meet Shital Patel. She achieved alot professionally. Frustrated that she couldn’t get the attention of her family, she goes undercover as a man.

In a Man’s World Shital Patel, Star of the Bravo TV Show Meet Shital Patel. She achieved alot professionally. Frustrated that she couldn’t get the attention of her family, she goes undercover as a man. Shital was raised in an Indian immigrant family. No matter what she accomplished, it was never enough. She went on […]

Yassmin Dever, Sotheby’s Wine Advisory on Women and Wine

This Thursday, December 5th, LadyDrinks Women’s Networking hosts a Wine Masterclass for Executive Women in partnership with Sotheby’s Wine Advisory. Yassmin Dever of Sotheby’s Wine Advisory has developed educational programming to empower women to own the wine list and speak confidently and intelligently about wine. She will lead us through an exquisite evening of wine […]

LadyDrinks Spotlight: Meet Pawneet Abramowski, Principal, PARC Solutions LLC

This Thursday, December 5th, LadyDrinks Women’s Networking hosts a Wine Masterclass in partnership with Sotheby’s Wine Advisory. According to scientists, women are actually better at tasting wine than men. Yet women are often overlooked at the restaurant table when it comes to ordering and tasting wine. Yassmin Dever of Sotheby’s Wine Advisory has developed educational […]

Holidays are such joy, but they can be stressful too with so many personalities under one roof. Tips on how to make the holiday ‘happy!

Making Thanksgiving Happy Dealing with family members can be stressful With so many different personalities under one roof for the holidays, some admit that conversations can get heated. Tips on how to make the holiday a happy one, PLUS Small Business Saturday is November 30th. 5 TIPS FOR DEALING WITH FAMILY THIS HOLIDAY Good morning […]

“Become non emotional about your business. Develop this superpower”​

Last night, I heard author and founder of Joor Mona Bijoor speak at Samsung’s Accelerator.  Tribeca Venture Partners’ Rocky Lachman was in conversation with her about her book on entrepreneurship and resiliency. For this book, Bijoor included the stories of ten entrepreneurs. She had interviewed 50, but found many were not willing to share their vulnerability. Highlights from the […]

What can you do to celebrate International Women’s Day?

Admittedly, International Women’s Day isn’t until March 8, 2020. But in the last two weeks, I had the privilege of engaging with several women who have shared some valuable ways we can lift other women up. Kristy Wallace, CEO of the Ellevate Network, spoke on a panel at the women’s collaborative hub Luminary yesterday on […]