Communicator

Driving the South Asian Vote

America is on the cusp of an election that may have dramatic implications for the nation and for much of the world that until recently relied on it for leadership – and…

Plastic straws menace

Three women taken on the plastic straws menace

Have you noticed that most things around you are made of plastic? You are touching plastic every few seconds—from your toothbrush to your computer keyboard. It’s in your car, in your apartment,…

Ambika Prasad

Ambika Prasad Helps Unravels Stereotypes with Research

How do stereotypes influence human behavior and the workplace? Extensive research by Ambika Prasad, Ph.D., a lecturer at the A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University, is shedding light on stereotyping and helping…

Mitra Kalita

Mitra Kalita True Believer

Mitra Kalita’s resume reads like a wish list of media powerhouses: the Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Newsday, and the Associated Press, among others. She was a founding editor of Mint, a…

Nisha Biswal

The Great Connector Nisha Biswal

As president of the U.S.-India Business Council, Nisha Biswal spends a lot of time thinking deeply about how the world’s two oldest and largest democracies can work together. Part of the U.S.…

Priya Shukla

At Home and at Vera Wang, Priya Shukla Keeps It Real

Behind every great woman, there’s another great woman. While iconic fashion designer Vera Wang is a household name, you may be less familiar with Priya Shukla, who’s run global communications at Vera for over thirteen…

Sarika Rastogi

Sarika Rastogi, Fashion Connector

Sarika Rastogi’s LinkedIn page would make any fashion fan drool with envy. She’s worked at some of the world’s best brands, including Chanel, Valentino, Vogue, TOD’s, and Michael Kors. Her roles have…