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Motherhood As A Career Advantage

Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin on the value that motherhood adds to their careers.

Walter Isaacson On The Women Of The Digital Revolution

In his new book The Innovators, Walter Isaacson explores the critical but often forgotten role women played in the digital revolution from the very beginning.

“This Is What I Want to Do with My Life”

Captain Kellie McCoy on becoming the first female engineer officer to join the Army’s storied 307th Engineer Battalion.

Sally Ride Leans In

A new book explores how Sally Ride soared through the ultimate glass ceiling on the space shuttle Challenger in June 1983.

Is Fear Your Only Restraint?

How the fear of failure prevents women from leaning into opportunities for growth.

Think Less, Act More: 6 Confidence Boosters for Women

Journalists Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, the authors of a new book on self-assurance, on how we can all boost our confidence.

7 Reasons to Become Financially Fearless

Women may be lauded for our communication skills, so why aren’t we communicating about money?

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Jennifer Garner’s Powerful Speech On Gender Equality In Hollywood

“The ‘men in Hollywood’ event is every day — it’s called Hollywood.”
JK Rowling Hosts Fundraising Event For Charity 'Lumos'
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J.K. Rowling Will Publish A New Story On Halloween

The ‘Harry Potter’ author has written a new story about Dolores Umbridge, a witch and former Hogwarts professor.

Meet New York’s First And Only Trans Woman Firefighter

“There’s such a pervasive feeling that firefighting is a job for straight men,” Brooke Guinan says. Here’s how she’s proving them wrong.
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Lady Mechanic Initiative On Empowering Women In Nigeria

“At first, the men were saying ‘You can’t do it, that it’s our world.’ But we made them realize we can do it. “
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Watch This Amazing Female Russian Astronaut Shut Down a Sexist Reporter

“Aren’t you interested in the hairstyles of my colleagues?”
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