Awesome Women – Interview with Carmen Hawker, General Manager of The Global Women’s Project

In light of the tragedy unfolding in Nepal at the moment, we've got a special post in the Awesome Women Series for you. Carmen Hawker, General Manager of The Global Women's Project, had actually been kind enough to agree to this interview a few weeks ago, but we wanted to get it up as soon as possible to share her incredible story with you, along with the amazing work she is currently undertaking as part of The Global Women's Project [...]

6 Books Every Feminist Should Read

A collection of reads that every feminist needs to get their hands on! And because book reviews can be long and boring, we’ve kept it short and sweet and said everything that needs to be said in just three words. […]

10 Inspiring Quotes from Remarkable Women

Women wear a lot of hats. They undertake many different roles – mothers, daughters, executives, dreamers, doers etc. Following is a list of favourite inspirational quotes from successful women around the world, who did not give up and made it big. 1) 'I am willing to put myself through anything, temporary pain or discomfort means nothing to me as long as I can see that the experience will take me to a new level. I am interested in the unknown, [...]

Meet the Team: Akanksha

Hi there! My name is Akanksha, I'm 25 years old and I'm the new Official Blogger for Words With Heart. I am from India and that is where I have been throughout my life until I came to Australia. I am an electronics engineer and have worked in a multinational manufacturing firm in India for 3 years. I wanted to study further and gain an international exposure, and that’s why I headed for Australia. The reason behind me wanting to [...]

Awesome Women – Interview with Celia Boyd, Co-founder of SHE Investments

Following on from our Q&A last year with Young Australian of the Year nominee Madeline Price, we're kicking off a new Awesome Women Interview series. I'm pretty excited to be bringing you the inspiring stories, humble lessons learned and excellent advice from a bunch of incredible ladies who are out there changing the world.  . So today we're featuring the hugely accomplished Celia Boyd - she has a pretty impressive list of achievements in the not-for-profit and social enterprise sectors. [...]

We’ve got some BIG news…

So - we've got pretty big announcement to make. Something we’ve been working on behind the scenes here at Words With Heart for quite a while. A huge, exciting change that’s going to ensure our impact for women’s and girl’s education is bigger and better than we orginially imagined. OK – enough build up – here we go! As many of you would know, when we launched Words With Heart as part of the ING Direct Dreamstarter campaign back in September last year, [...]