Scrappy Ambition: Critics Don’t Want “Girlboss” To Be Great

“Those shoes are ridiculous.” “Yep. It’s either wear these or get that surgery that makes your legs longer. You know, the one that Gwyneth Paltrow had.” Watching Britt Robertson, who portrays real-life self-made millionaire Sophia Amoruso as Sophia Marlowe in the Netflix series Girlboss, say those lines as she laced up a pair of Jeffrey Campbell Lita platform shoes, made me want to give the … Continue reading Scrappy Ambition: Critics Don’t Want “Girlboss” To Be Great

#GIRLBOSS Taught Me: What Sophia Amoruso’s Book Reminded Me Of

I was there for the excitement of Nasty Gal’s CEO Sophia Amoruso releasing her first book, #GIRLBOSS, but I didn’t get to read the book until this past February. Because her trajectory has been idolized the most by the millennial bracket, aside from reviews by the New York Times and Huffington Post that rendered her the Cinderella label, commentators of the Internet and social media era … Continue reading #GIRLBOSS Taught Me: What Sophia Amoruso’s Book Reminded Me Of

Real (Girl) Talk with the #GirlBoss, Sophia Amoruso (Founder of NastyGal.com)

Sophia Amoruso. To her loyal fanbase, she’s a millennial super-heroine of style and substance. As the CEO and founder of the e-commerce giant NastyGal.com, through faith, a genuine interest in consumer trends, and, in the process adjusting her mind to operate within a business mindset; from an eBay page to an actual shopping site that in 2013 earned $100 million in revenue, Amoruso’s Nasty Gal … Continue reading Real (Girl) Talk with the #GirlBoss, Sophia Amoruso (Founder of NastyGal.com)