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The Female Factor – a new era of female business leaders

The Female Factor is a curated global community for a new era of female leaders, creating tailor-made career and business opportunities by boosting connections, confidence and competence. It has prepared a special onboarding for 1MS Members; become part of the movement at http://bit.ly/tff_1millionstartups.

08.03.2021.

 

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A Brave Year Ahead: A Letter From the 1MS Founders

While it has been awful in many ways, some good things have come out of the last year. One of them is maybe speediness: the ability to do something faster, something that before might have taken ages… There’s been a necessity for bravery and just getting things done. The ways in which we work, shop, play, live and learn have changed dramatically because of the pandemic. The businesses that have survived, and even thrived, have been those that were able to quickly and effectively turn to serve the change. The situation has pushed limits and stretched businesses into new categories, and fast. We believe it’s the only path to sustainable growth.

08.03.2021.

 

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SDG 10 startup of the week: More Than One Perspective

MTOP connects companies and refugees on the labor market, provides support for both sides, and shows the potential of successful integration.

14.07.2020.

 

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SDG 10: BLM is a call to action and response to anti-Black racism

“I hope that we can be inspired by the rich history of the resilience of Black people around the globe. While we cannot change the past, we can create a future that empowers one another." said one of the co-founder, Opal Tometi.

10.07.2020.

 

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SDG 10: Zero Project advocates for a world without barriers

"All people, whether disabled or not, have special talents. It is only important to recognize these talents and use them sensibly," said Martin Essl.

09.07.2020.

 

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SDG 9 startup of the week: Beentouch

"We wanted to reduce distances both physical and technological. The world is small but still not enough." said the Beentouch team.

03.07.2020.

 

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