Crystal and Parker are some of the most exciting voices in the world of female-founded tech startups, and their brilliance lies beyond their product. The two of them have sharply navigated the very white and very male world of tech by following their north star - business that focuses on diversity, ethics, and inclusivity. Like their own business philosophy, their company Inclusive Journeys is focusing on inclusivity by developing a digital green book to rate business on their ability to accommodate people of all races, genders, orientations, and abilities. Today, we also discuss
2:03 - Why Crystal Took Up Hunting
6:02 - How Crystal feels about being called a snowflake
12:32 - The nuts and bolts of how the app works
16:51 - Racial hurdles that Crystal and Parker faced as founders.
18:48 - Why shame is an ineffective motivator for moving forward.
28:29 - The mechanics of a creative partnership.
31:34 - The value of hiring an assistant.
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