1. I met Jose Figueroa when I visited Havana in 2006. You can now pre-order Jose Figueroa: A Cuban Self-Portrait, a book of his work and a "unique glance for Cubans inside and abroad". Figueroa studied with Alberto Korda, who took this photo. I saw an enlarged print of this image at Figueroa's studio and it gave me goosebumps.
4. Ana Ottman is helping women entrepreneurs build their confidence muscles!