Misty Copeland Promoted to Principal Ballet Dancer
Jun30

Misty Copeland Promoted to Principal Ballet Dancer

Congratulations to Misty Copeland for her promotion to principal dancer for American Ballet Theatre.  Misty will be the first African American principal ballerina for the company. What an achievement for this Millennial!  ...

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All Hail Marriage Rights!
Jun26

All Hail Marriage Rights!

We are so excited to witness the passing of the Same Sex Rights Marriage Act which provides same sex couples the right to marry in all 50 states!  The right to marry the one you love is such as sacred initiative that should be shared with everyone, regardless of race, sexuality, or gender. While the fight for equal rights in the world is still a battle, let’s celebrate this monumental step towards freedom!

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Look Back: Isabella Tang Music Video

Sending a big congratulations to one of our Music Week 2014 participants, Isabella Tang, for her new music video! YAY Isabella!! The song is currently available on iTunes and Spotify. Make sure to follow Isabella’s journey at the following social media outlets: Website Instagram Facebook Twitter Youtube  ...

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Finding the Next Gig
Apr13

Finding the Next Gig

It is common to think that the most difficult job hunt will be finding your first gig, but the difficulty continues throughout your professional career.  When you are looking for your first job, you just want the basics: Good opportunity, enough money for rent, and something that makes your parents proud when they say it out loud. While the next job search is easier because you know what to expect, it also presents some difficulties...

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Lexi B’s Favorite Articles of Our First Year
Apr10

Lexi B’s Favorite Articles of Our First Year

Grown Up Truth would be nothing without it’s BADASS writers!  We have published over 450 articles since April 2014.  Here are my top picks of the year. Kai Larson – Catcalling Sena Absar – Project Power Take on Empire  Melanie Barboza – Engineer Makeover Megan Ogar – Chronicles of the Unemployed  Bisi Ibrahim – Rising From the Ashes  Casey Weston – Moving & Marseille  Chase Richards...

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1st Birthday Celebrations: Lessons Learned

  I have grown so much as a woman, storyteller, and entrepreneur this past year with Grown Up Truth. I could have never prepared myself for the roller coaster ride of emotions from this online community but I knew that I would learn so much.  “What have you learned?” has been the most difficult question to answer during conferences, seminars, and seminars because the answer is so complex and so deep.  While these are...

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