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The number one thing that I get asked all the time is, do you feel any discrimination being a woman? And I usually do the politically correct answer, but today I’m going to not do the politically correct answer and tell you that being a woman in tech has been the hardest, the hardest thing I have ever done in my entire life of all funding in Silicon valley, only 2.7% go to women founders who have raised a series a and above I’ve done it twice. Making me probably the 1% of all women and being a woman in tech is the hardest thing I’ve ever done. Because every day I fight that bull in a China closet. Spirit drives me every single day. I am relentless. I am unyielding. But the one thing that got me here is that I realized in this world of Instagram where everybody’s so worried about what everybody thinks of everybody else, how many likes you get on Facebook? How many likes you get on Instagram? I adopted a really great saying, which is nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent. And that was Eleanor Roosevelt who said that. So I go in and I do things based on one fact. I don’t care what anyone thinks. And when you reach a position where you don’t care, what anyone thinks you have a power that’s frightening.