These are a few of our favorite things, when entrepreneuring, job searching or life gets hard. Scroll down for some of our favorites!
Awesome Communities To Join
Mavenly + Co. | C areer Clarity Not quite sure what you’re life is all about? Pop over to Mavenly + Co. Through their inspiring podcasts, empowering content and in-person workshops you’ll leave empowered and motivated to take on anything that’s standing in your way. Plus check out their newest 4 week course to figure out what you’re all about. Use code sixdegrees for 10% off.
Dreamers//Doers | Entrepreneur Hangout Facebook isn’t just for scrolling through baby pics anymore. Dreamers//Doers is an online community of entrepreneurial women that will change your life in every part of your life. From finding a roomie, a job or a new event in different cities. This Online community helps inspire you to be the best you can be.
Yes Supply | True Calling Finder Not quite sure what your true calling is? Reese Evans, Founder of Yes Supply will help you find your way. She mastered her “Yes” in life by quitting the security of her corporate job and building an empire to empower others. Join her Muse Membership collective for insights on what made others Master their Yes.
Ari Krzyzek | Creative Women’s Co. Creative Women’s Co. is a series of intimate gatherings for creative women entrepreneurs to connect with each other on a personal level, learn together and spark collaborations. Building and fostering genuine relationships among creative women entrepreneurs can be challenging. At Creative Women’s Co. we believe that it all started at a personal level connection. We value intimate networking events as a way for us to get to know each and everyone who attend the events. Our events are less like meeting up with random professionals but a gathering to see friends, learn together and create collaborations.
Career Change Tools
The Prepary | Job Search 101 Tory Burch and JP Morgan alum, Jaime Petkanics is the mastermind behind the Prepary. She will whip your website into shape, help you master your interview and give you a whole tool box of tools to land your dream job!
Jill Ozovek | The Career Passport The Career Passport is a career advisory firm. Founded by Certified Career Development Coach Jill Ozovek, we help millennial and 30-something women navigate career transitions in a way that removes the intense pressure to have it all “figured out,” helps them open up space to explore new opportunities, and is actually kinda fun. We offer private coaching, online courses, a private supper club and retreats. 10% off any course on this URL when using SixDegrees. Also, members get 10% off any private coaching package. Sign up for a consult by scrolling to the bottom of this page. There is a nominal consult fee which gets deducted from the coaching investment if you sign up.
Alyson Garrido | Achieve Your Goals Not quite sure how to switch careers? Alyson will be with you every step of the way and help you find that perfect path to follow that makes sense for your skills and passions.
Write Styles | Resume Re-do This amazing online resource created by Michele Lando is full of inspiring articles on ways to jump-start your career search from resume re-do to applying for jobs.
Career Contessa | Job Search Bible This website is the go-to website on everything you need to know about working at various companies, job switching and do’s and don’ts of the hunt. Founded by Hulu HR alum, Lauren McGoodwin you’ll walk away inspired.
Elana Lyn | Your Online Bestie Elana Lyn is a From career profiles on founders and interviews of ladies working at your dream brands brands to articles on “adulting” Elana Gross is an amazing mouth piece for the millenial generation.
Helena Nyhart | Bloom Talent Bloom Talent is a woman–owned, boutique recruiting agency. We partner with dynamic businesses to match them with highly skilled talent. We work with a diverse group of clients ranging from early-stage startups and global tech companies to VC’s and publicly traded organizations. We pride ourselves on identifying the right culture fit for your team while providing a more personalized hiring experience. We have fostered strong relationships with our clients and candidates and are lucky to work with the best and the brightest.
Paro | Your Bookkeeper Cool, clients are coming in and you’re books are getting out of control. It’s time to bring in a bookkeeper to take that dreaded task off your list. With Paro they’ll find the perfect bookkeeper just for you. .
Victoria Marie PR | Consider It Handled Every great business needs a great publicist! Victoria Natenzon is a seasoned PR professional having worked at Alison Brod PR and Nike PR. From securing media to partnerships she’s your girl.
Tricia Brouk | The Big Talk NYC Tricia Brouk, writer,director of film. television and theater applies her expertise to the art of public speaking. She’s the executive producer of TEDxLincolnSquare and host a podcast called The Big Talk. Her clients have been on TEDx stages, created seven figure income streams from keynotes, and have been invited to speak at the FDA for causes they care about, and have turned NY Times best selling books into successful signature talks.
Tax Strategists | Your Accountant The most important thing at the start of each business is a good accountant you trust. Tax Strategists focuses on small business and are real people that are relatable and straightforward.
The Fiscal Femme | Penny Saver As an entrepreneur it’s hard to make money and to hold on the money you do make. Enter Ashley from The Fiscal Femme on how to make your money work for you.
Pinsi Lei | Pinsi Lei Creative Pinsi Lei Creative is a boutique creative agency in New York specializing in branding, digital marketing, and design. We serve clients in industries ranging from fashion and lifestyle to education, real estate, and technology. Our team comprises top strategists, marketers, and designers who have worked with the most prolific and fastest growing brands in America. We are driven by our desire to deliver exceptional results utilizing cutting edge strategies on the ever-evolving forefront of digital media and marketing.
Project AG | Your Biz Advisor Alison Gilbert, Founder of Project AG is a game changer for any entrepreneur. Working with her is like having a manager/COO and business therapist wrapped up in one and keeps you accountable for what you need to achieve.
Feature Communications | Copy That The most important part of your brand is understanding your voice, demographic and beyond. Sophie Berzins can help you craft copy from your emails to your website.
Make It Pretty: Website Help + More
Emily Griffith | Squarespace Wiz Not quite sure how to get your website off the ground? Bring in the help of a professional Squarespace designer who can create the website for you and teach you how to operate it yourself.
Paul Gonzalez | Design It For Me You can visualize creating it but aren’t quite sure how to make it a reality. Paul Gonzalez is a design genius and will bring your vision to life.
AB Creative NYC | Brand Development Not quite sure on your mission or what your colors are? Aggie Burnett will lead you through the steps to make your brand feel like your brand.
Philip Van Nostrand | Headshots & Beyond Need a photographer who is a pro and is friendly and engaging to boot? Look no further than Phillip Van Nostrand. From Headshots, event, photoshoots or wedding photos.
Squadability | Dream It and Develop It You have that million dollar idea but don’t have the $ to hire a developer. Sqaudability can be hired from small projects to larger and longer term opportunities.
Richard Adler | Videographer No better way to tell your story than through video. Richard Adler is your guy to help you develop your personal narrative and put your story out in the world. From commercials to B-roll he’s your guy.
Unodostrae | Tie Your Brand Together You have the idea, you have the website now you need the content and photos! Tracy Dungo, Founder of Kalaki Riot has launched a creative agency that will help you do just that.
Brittany Ross | Brittany Ross Designs Brittany loves combining her love of creative design with user and product research to create informed web and app design with the best user experience. email email@example.com for requests
District Bliss | Creatives Welcome They work with a curated group of creatives to throw each event, providing inspiration and a great group of creative entrepreneurs to help build a supportive community. Their events allow you to take a night off to celebrate all of your hard work while making quality connections! All creatives + makers, entrepreneurs + start-up businesses and event + wedding vendors are welcome! Check out all of their events here .
EventMates | Your Event Planned With Our Experience For you or your company. For eight kids or eight hundred clients. For day-of or do-it-all. We’re your EventMates, and we can help. Individually matched to your vision, each Mate is an experienced event professional who works by the hour with any project budget. You make the impression, we make it happen.
Sara Losonci | Shelfie Shelfie is a home organizing service that offers new perspectives on old & new spaces while helping you develop techniques to easily manage your living area. Together, we will enable a positive emotional connection between you and your space through a customized system designed with your needs at the center; your home should be as unique as you are. 10% Off 5 or more hours of organizing when you use code: SixDegrees
Holly Toronto | Love Your Body Health Coaching Holly Toronto supports women in finding their own unique expression of health without dieting, deprivation, guilt or shame. Through her work with private coaching and online courses, she helps her clients approach their health using their internal guidance and unconditional self love so that they can stop dieting and feel free in their bodies. For SDS customers, 10% off my newest online program, 21 Days To Love Your Body. Contact Holly for details on the website.
Kristen Mancinelli, MSPH | Extend Fertility Extend Fertility offers premier egg freezing services in New York City. We’re the first service in the US to focus exclusively on women who want to proactively preserve their fertility options—providing service in a dedicated environment, at about half the price of most other practices. Six Degrees Society members are automatically eligible for our Perks Program and will receive a $500 discount off their egg freezing package. Identify yourself as a Six Degrees Society member when you call to schedule your appointment and ask for the Perks Program discount.
Victoria Rodriguez | The Fit Style Approach The mission of The Running Stylist, Inc. is to work with clients to build self-esteem through an incorporation of fashion, fitness, and doing good. The Fit Style Approach combines these platforms to build confidence, strength, boldness, and bring to life that complete (and badass) person you are supposed to be.
Brittany Ross | Britt Fit NYC Brittany focuses on bodyweight training, HIIT workouts, and weight training to customize the perfect workout for each client. She has a background in gymnastics, dance and weightlifting and loves to help clients reach their fitness goals and enjoy working out! email firstname.lastname@example.org for requests
Katie Rydell | Of Mercer Founded by two women tired of figuring out workwear (and real talk: being late as a result), this is “workwear” women want to wear. Our clothing is totally office-appropriate, and more importantly, it’s designed to make you feel incredible. (Because a killer outfit makes all the difference.) While we personally haven’t nailed the work-life balance thing, our clothing definitely has. In office parlance: It’s a game-changer. 10% off when you use code SixDegrees10 upon checkout
Homa Zaryouni | 10Wooster.com 10 Wooster is a community of style-obsessed women who lend and borrow luxury clothing. We think it’s a tragedy that some of the best pieces in a woman’s wardrobe stay inside closets, so we rent them on the owner’s behalf to create a win-win situation. One woman wears something glamorous at a sensible price and the other earns money. 10% discount when you use SixDegrees.
The Best Co-Working Spots
Croissant Are you never in the same part of the city each day? You’ll love Croissant the best way to get access to premiere co-working spaces all over the city. Now available in NYC, Chicago, DC, LA, Boston, SF, London, Tel Aviv, Berlin and Lisbon. Use code for ‘sixdegreessociety’ a special discount.
KettleSpace KettleSpace is an NYC-based startup that transforms top restaurants into an all-access network of work and meeting spaces that don’t break the bank. F ast wifi, bottomless coffee, tea, and snacks, abundant outlets, and members-only perks are included – it’s way better than working from home or at coffee shops. SixDegreesSociety members can start their free 7 day trial right here .
Native Deodorant Love not smelling but don’t want to inject toxins into your pits? Try Native! With Scents like Coconut & Vanilla you’ll be smelling fresh all day.
Leslie Wong | Burgundy Fox Burgundy Fox empowers women to celebrate themselves by combining authentic content with curated intimate apparel for all sizes. 5% of proceeds give back to non-profits that build confidence in women and girls including Dress for Success and Movemeant Foundation.
Katy Hinson | Rodan + Fields Founded by world-renowned dermatologists Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields, Rodan + Fields puts the power of dermatology-based skincare in your hands, using a highly effective social commerce business model. Rodan + Fields is the #1 skincare brand in the U.S. and the #1 fastest growing skincare brand in the U.S. over the last 6 years. Free Give it a Glow when you join as a preferred customer!