Disrupt-Her: A Manifesto for the Modern Woman

Disrupt-Her: A Manifesto for the Modern Woman

by Miki Agrawal

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Overview

From the co-founder of THINX and hellotushy.com, start-ups collectively valued at more than $150 million, comes DISRUPT-HER, a rallying cry for women to radically question the status quo.

Miki Agrawal has faced patriarchal pushback, fought girl-on-girl hate, ridden the roller coaster of building businesses as a female CEO, and even overcome an attempt to burn her for witchcraft (figuratively).

In order to navigate the complicated—at times maddening—struggles of contemporary femininity, we need an unabashed manifesto for the modern woman that inspires us to move past outrage and take positive steps on the personal, professional, and societal levels.

This manifesto galvanizes us to action in 13 major areas of our lives with as much fire power as possible. These are the credos we live by, the advice we give to friends, the tenets we instill in our companies and peers on a daily basis. Stories of badass female movers and shakers are shared in this book too to give you an extra jolt of "I've got this." It's a whole body F*CK YES to your work, your love, your relationships, and your mission—while doing it all authentically, unapologetically, and with full integrity.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401955588
Publisher: Hay House Inc.
Publication date: 03/03/2020
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 717,940
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Miki Agrawal is a serial social entrepreneur. She was the recipient of The Tribeca Film Festival's Disruptive Innovation Award, she was named 2017 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and Social Entrepreneur of the Year by the World Technology Summit, she was one of INC magazine's Most Impressive Women Entrepreneurs of 2016 and Forbes's Top 20 Millennials on a Mission, and she made the cover of Entrepreneur magazine in 2016.

She is the founder of the acclaimed farm-to-table alternative pizza concept called WILD (www.eatdrinkwild.com) with three locations in New York City, one in Guatemala, and more on the way.

She co-founded and built THINX, a high-tech, period-proof underwear brand, and led the company as CEO to Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies of 2017, helping tens of millions of women period better. She also co-founded Icon, a high-tech pee-proof underwear brand that helps women manage light bladder leakage.

She most recently founded TUSHY (www.hellotushy.com), a company that is revolutionizing the American toilet category with a modern, affordable, designer bidet attachment that both upgrades human health and hygiene and protects the environment from wasteful toilet paper consumption. She and her team are also helping fight the global sanitation crisis by bringing clean latrines to underserved communities in India through their partnership with Samagra.
She is the author of Do Cool Sh*t, a book on entrepreneurship and lifestyle design.

Miki is an identical twin, half-Japanese, half-Indian French Canadian, former professional soccer player, graduate of Cornell University, and proud mama of Hiro Happy.

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