Please join us in congratulating Beyond 12 board member, Barbara McAllister Whye, Deputy Director of the Diversity in Technology Fund at Intel, for being named “An Inspiring Woman of South Carolina.” The award was created to recognize remarkable women and celebrate their contributions to the state, region, nation and world. Since the program’s inception in 2011, 30 women have been recognized. Barbara joins an outstanding group of women, including Leeza Gibbons, Mignon Clyburn, Gloria Gaynor, and more. Read more.
We are so pleased to share this INCREDIBLE TED talk from Beyond 12 board member, Shonda Rhimes. Shonda discusses the impact of her “year of yes”, a time when she decided to say “yes” to all of the things that scared her, made her nervous, or took her out of her comfort zone. In this TED talk, she discusses how one particular “yes” practically saved her. It’s a must watch. Read More.