Indie Filmmaker Baumann

Indie Filmmaker Baumann

Indie Filmmaker Sara Liza Baumann Tells Stories that Change Lives Sara Liza Baumann combines her love for film, media and the arts with sound research, to tackle world issues that matter most. Right now, she’s curious about how people around the world cope with terminal illnesses. What healing methods do people living with AIDS in South(…)

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Best Advice from Our Fave Surf-Life Coach

Best Advice from Our Fave Surf-Life Coach

Is work-life balance a fantasy? How can you be content when you’re running on two hours of sleep, two liters of coffee and two emotions—exhaustion and dread—about the transition you are planning? Here, social entrepreneur and surfer Farhana Huq offers her best advice for doers and seekers.

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Cosmo’s Crash Course on How to Live Fearlessly

Cosmo’s Crash Course on How to Live Fearlessly

Last weekend, female entrepreneurs, warriors and future empire runners planted themselves on the Upper West Side of Manhattan to attend the first Cosmo conference titled: Cosmo’s Fun Fearless Life. I was one of the young and “fearless” in the crowd and looking for a morning jolt stronger than coffee. I found it, through the infamous(…)

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Karima Grant Uses Play to Churn Out Radical African Leaders

Karima Grant Uses Play to Churn Out Radical African Leaders

What are the two most underused muscles? If you ask Karima Grant, the Executive Director of ImagiNation Afrika, sub-Saharan Africa’s first dedicated children’s museum, they arecreativity and imagination. When these muscles are trained, a brilliant thought transforms into a brilliant reality. The way Karima sees it, society’s greatest contributors (from Albert Einstein to Barack Obama) started with an idea, something(…)

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The Many Currencies of a Brazilian Feminist…

The Many Currencies of a Brazilian Feminist…

I came here to confess something from the bottom of my broken…wallet. I am a journalist who exchanged newsrooms and the long hours before deadlines to follow my principles and passion. Yeah…I am one of those people. I used to write about fashion, until the day I realized that it was much more interesting to(…)

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