YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx

ABOUT YIN

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YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx

ABOUT YIN

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx

ABOUT YIN

  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: Chinese

    ❉ County of Heritage: Fuzhou, China

    ❉ Language: Fujianese, English.

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 5 (technically 13 if you include the 8 years I spent working in my family’s Chinese restaurant growing up)

     

  • Yin in Three Words

    Tenacious, Ambitious, Curious

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ I am frequently invited by institutions to speak about entrepreneurship including a panel at the United Nations 61st Commission on the Status of Women.

    ❉ We’ve expanded SheWorx to 6 global cities in under 2 years.

    ❉ I’ve completed 5 marathons so far and plan to run one on every continent - including Antarctica!

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Early stage startups

    ❉ Fundraising

    ❉ Product Design (UI/UX)

     

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Most people don’t remember what you say but they will always remember how you made them feel so practice making others feel positive emotions around you. Speak in stories to keep others engaged and excited about you!

    ❉ Be uncomfortable because it is only when we are uncomfortable that we grow!

     

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: SheWorx

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder

    ❉ Industry(ies): Technology

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

     

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Lisa Wang, Karin Bellantoni, Richard Robinson, Geri Stengel, Isaac Reshad, Greg Ho, John Lynn, Jory Des Jardins, Stephanie Agresta, Richard Seet, and many others!

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Tufts University

    ◇ Seth Godin’s altMBA

    ❉ Non-Profit Organizations:

    Teach for America

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎  Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ Girl on Fire by Alicia Keys (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
ABOUT YIN
  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: Chinese

    ❉ County of Heritage: Fuzhou, China

    ❉ Language: Fujianese, English.

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 5 (technically 13 if you include the 8 years I spent working in my family’s Chinese restaurant growing up)

     

     

  • Yin in Three Words

    Tenacious, Ambitious, Curious

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ I am frequently invited by institutions to speak about entrepreneurship including a panel at the United Nations 61st Commission on the Status of Women.

    ❉ We’ve expanded SheWorx to 6 global cities in under 2 years.

    ❉ I’ve completed 5 marathons so far and plan to run one on every continent - including Antarctica!

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Early stage startups

    ❉ Fundraising

    ❉ Product Design (UI/UX)

     

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Most people don’t remember what you say but they will always remember how you made them feel so practice making others feel positive emotions around you. Speak in stories to keep others engaged and excited about you!

    ❉ Be uncomfortable because it is only when we are uncomfortable that we grow!

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: SheWorx

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder

    ❉ Industry(ies): Technology

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

     

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Lisa Wang, Karin Bellantoni, Richard Robinson, Geri Stengel, Isaac Reshad, Greg Ho, John Lynn, Jory Des Jardins, Stephanie Agresta, Richard Seet, and many others!

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Tufts University

    ◇ Seth Godin’s altMBA

    ❉ Non-Profit Organizations:

    Teach for America

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎  Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

     

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ Girl on Fire by Alicia Keys (Listen on Spotify)

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC info@inspiringdiversity.com
YIN LIN Co-Founder SheWorx
ABOUT YIN
  • Background

     

    ❉ Ethnicity: Chinese

    ❉ County of Heritage: Fuzhou, China

    ❉ Language: Fujianese, English.

    ❉ Gender: Female

    ❉ Years of Work Experience: 5 (technically 13 if you include the 8 years I spent working in my family’s Chinese restaurant growing up)

     

  • Yin in Three Words

    Tenacious, Ambitious, Curious

  • Top Accomplishments

    ❉ I am frequently invited by institutions to speak about entrepreneurship including a panel at the United Nations 61st Commission on the Status of Women.

    ❉ We’ve expanded SheWorx to 6 global cities in under 2 years.

    ❉ I’ve completed 5 marathons so far and plan to run one on every continent - including Antarctica!

     

  • Top Areas of Expertise

    ❉ Early stage startups

    ❉ Fundraising

    ❉ Product Design (UI/UX)

     

  • Career Advice to Younger Self

    ❉ Most people don’t remember what you say but they will always remember how you made them feel so practice making others feel positive emotions around you. Speak in stories to keep others engaged and excited about you!

    ❉ Be uncomfortable because it is only when we are uncomfortable that we grow!

     

  • Current Role/Company and Impact on Development

    ❉ Company: SheWorx

    ❉ Role: Co-Founder

    ❉ Industry(ies): Technology

    ❉ Minority owned business/organization:  Yes

    ❉ Women owned business/organization: Yes

     

  • Top Allies Who have Supported My Development and Success

    ❉ Individuals:

    ◇ Lisa Wang, Karin Bellantoni, Richard Robinson, Geri Stengel, Isaac Reshad, Greg Ho, John Lynn, Jory Des Jardins, Stephanie Agresta, Richard Seet, and many others!

    ❉ Academic Institutions:

    ◇ Tufts University

    ◇ Seth Godin’s altMBA

    ❉ Non-Profit Organizations:

    Teach for America

  • Opportunities Currently Seeking (highlight areas where iD community may be able to help!)

    ☑︎ Building Current Business (connecting with individual and organizational stakeholders who would likely have an interest in being engaged)

    ☑︎ General Networking/Relationship Building

    ◻︎ Employment

    ☑︎ For-Profit Board

    ☑︎  Non-Profit Board

    ☑︎ General Professional Development

    ☑︎ Be Coached

    ☑︎  Coach Others

    ☑︎  Speaking Opportunities

    ◻︎ Other (Please describe):

  • Song That Inspires You The Most

    ❉ Girl on Fire by Alicia Keys (Listen on Spotify)

     

Copyright 2017 Inspiring Diversity, LLC | info@inspiringdiversity.com