WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM SERENA ABOUT BEING A TOUGH MOTHER & TOUGH PROFESSIONAL

WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM SERENA ABOUT BEING A TOUGH MOTHER & TOUGH PROFESSIONAL

Starting a family can be scary.  While I have yet to face the challenges of becoming a mother, that doesn’t mean that I’m unaware of what women experience when we decide to have children.  The stress that child birth can cause on our bodies and personal lives is almost a given. But as a law […]

Recap: GladiatHers® Women in Sports Mixer

Recap: GladiatHers® Women in Sports Mixer

On Thursday over 60 women in the sports industry gathered to connect with and learn from one another in Atlanta, GA. The atmosphere was electric as women committed to growing their reach and influence in sports took steps to broaden their network.

Women Are Blazing Trails in Sports

Women Are Blazing Trails in Sports

In my approximately 18 years of playing sports, I have never been coached by a woman.  Though shocking, my experience is not uncommon. With women making up only about 40% of coaches in college and only 27% in youth sports, there are countless female athletes who never had the opportunity to be coached by a […]

Why You Need Female Athletes in Your Boardroom

Why You Need Female Athletes in Your Boardroom

The highest paid woman in sports, professional tennis legend Serena Williams, also happens to be a phenomenal wife, mother, philanthropist and businesswoman. She successfully owns all of these titles in the face of racism and sexism (in the form of seemingly insurmountable wage gaps and body shaming). But Serena isn’t the only female athlete who […]

The Genesis of the Women in Sports Mixer

The Genesis of the Women in Sports Mixer

The GladiatHers® Women in Sports Mixer is a little over a month away and we realized that we never really explained how the Mixer came about. So here’s the story of the GladiatHers® Women in Sports Mixer. Hope to see you there! Click here for tickets and follow us on Instagram and Twitter for regular updates on […]

Network Like an Athlete

Network Like an Athlete

If you haven’t heard, GladiatHers® has partnered with Rep & Brand to bring you the 2nd Annual GladiatHers® Women in Sports Mixer. Last year was amazing, but this year we’re taking things up several notches. We’ll have a panel of experts from the sports industry, free (yes, you read that correctly) headshots, food, an open […]

Looking Outward for Your Purpose

Looking Outward for Your Purpose

What is my purpose? Why am I here? What should I be doing? This can’t be all there is, can it? These can be some daunting questions to answer but it’s wonderful that you’re asking them because your life really does depend on it. Whether you find personal fulfillment, your quality of life and the […]

WHAT ARE YOU WILLING TO KNEEL FOR?

WHAT ARE YOU WILLING TO KNEEL FOR?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re well aware that the President of the United States and the National Football League are engaged in a war of words and demonstrations. This civil war of sorts has its roots in the non-violent protest of NFL free-agent Quarterback, Colin Kaepernick. Last year Kaepernick began protesting the […]

WHAT I HOPE YOU’RE LEARNING FROM VENUS IN 2017

WHAT I HOPE YOU’RE LEARNING FROM VENUS IN 2017

Venus Williams is amazing, but you already know that. She’s been a force to be reckoned with for about twenty-three years on and off the tennis court. She has won seven Grand Slam titles and helped boys, girls, women and men develop a love for the game of tennis. She fought relentlessly to secure equal […]

How to Win Like Tori Bowie

How to Win Like Tori Bowie

On Sunday at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London, American sprinter Tori Bowie became the unlikely winner of the 100m race, making her the fastest woman in the world. She claimed the title in memorable fashion, chasing down and edging out the Ivory Coast’s Marie-Josée Ta Lou by one-hundredth of a second. Her 10.85s speed […]