Evelyn Pelczar is lucky to have all her exes live in Texas so she can spend more time leaving her signature hot pink lipstick stains on the Lavo brunch champagne flutes. Taking on NYC in her 6-inch heels while praying she doesn't get caught in the cobble stones or hit by a taxi, Evelyn enjoys interviewing and finding out the story behind peoples successes while trying to create her own.
Eight months ago, I started a company (now, MajorClarity) based on a kind of crappy idea that I had a really tough time articulating. It took a different form or meaning every time I explained it to someone, and no one really knew what we actually were trying to do or how it would become […]
Over the last year, we at Elite Daily have been watching Steelos grow. Steelos is a unique online shop for men with a finger on the pulse of NYC, and it doesn’t look like any other shopping site we’ve ever seen. The site sells many popular brands, mixing high-fashion and street wear, while sticking to […]
I used to be one of those hardcore corporate types. The girl in a pencil skirt and blazer with her work Blackberry either glued to her hand or sitting on the table at all times, including weekends and holidays. I remained rigid in the elevators, kept my head down behind my cubicle and maintained a […]
These three kids combined could become the next Mark Zuckerberg… and they’re still in high school. Last month, New York TechDay brought together 400 exhibitors and 10,000 attendees for a day full of demos, pitches and the opportunity to network with entrepreneurs who believe they have the next big thing. Established companies, like Microsoft, Uber, […]
The sharing economy has become somewhat of a buzzword as of late, prompting discussions of start-up tech culture and alternative ways of working. In a job market where young people are overeducated and have few practical, real-world skills, it’s important to redefine the limitations within which we work and live. The ways in which we […]
“Those who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” – Steve Jobs Twenty-year-old Northeastern student Ariella Sharf always knew she wanted to start some kind of business and change the world; she just wasn’t sure how. Whenever her mother would tell her that everything in life happens […]
Often in life, we hold onto such regret in our past for things we have done, people we have hurt, mistakes we have made and people we have let down. Time moves on, but we haven’t. I’m sure you can all pinpoint that moment when you knew everything changed with a friend, or the mistake […]
Change is something that comes over a period of time, whether we are ready or not. Simply put, it is inevitable. Not all change, however, is welcomed at first sight, and the Washington Redskins franchise is a perfect example of this mantra. Since Native American groups began protesting the team to modify their derogatory name […]
The routine of a football team running through a banner has always been straightforward. The cheerleaders hold up the ridiculously long sheet of paper horizontally, the captain leads the team running toward it, the paper shreds and the crowd cheers. It’s always been a pre-game, or in this case, post-game formality, until now. After their first […]
Beyoncé is a prolific mass murderer best known for directly contributing to the literal death of countless girls all over the world (who also makes the occasional song here or there). Queen B AKA Sasha Fierce AKA the successful part of Destiny’s Child has a monopoly on the world as we know it, and there […]
How much does perceived ethnicity affect your job opportunities? When José Zamora was job hunting, the search felt pointless. He sent out hundreds of résumés and cover letters without receiving any kind of response. One day, Zamora decided to try changing his name to Joe. Suddenly, the offers began pouring in. Potential employers were more […]
Whilst most humans expect to be waited on hand and foot when they’re hurt, one dog figured out how to cope with her injury on her own. Jason Sanders’ dog broke both of her front legs jumping off a 6-foot deck. But, she didn’t let the casts on both her front legs stop her from […]
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