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Now What? Here’s How Smart Women Succeed Despite Gender Barriers

Get tips to navigate gender bias in the workplace and succeed in any environment

Own It – 5 Ways to Use Motherhood to Reimagine Your Career.

Being a mom presents a host of new challenges – as well as opportunities to reassess your career priorities.

When All You Feel is Guilt: A Letter to New Working Moms

From one working mom to another: “I want you to know that I know how it feels.”

Why I Changed My Mind About Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

“She is the reason I went to work, and the reason I didn’t want to.”

For Men to Lean In at Home, Women Need to Lean Back

As more men take the lead at home—and more women given them the freedom to do so—everyone will benefit.

So You Want to Be a Male Feminist?

Michael Kimmel shares 12 do’s and don’ts for guys who want to be feminists.

Things We

12 Ways to Know You’re a Badass Single Mom

Check out 12 of the many reasons why single moms deserve a special shout out for doing it on their own.

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Parenting

10 Ways to Reduce Single-Parent Stress

Get 10 tips from Parents.com on how to manage the stress of single parenthood.

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He Named Me Malala

Watch this powerful documentary about Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot and severely wounded by the Taliban while returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley.

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Girls and Sports

9 Things We Wouldn’t Have Without Title IX

Enjoy 9 sports moments that wouldn’t exist without Title IX, which 43 years ago ended sex discrimination in schools.

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TV and Film

The Gender-Stereotype Busting Ads That Won the Glass Lion Award

For the first time ever, an award called the “Glass Lion” honors ads that address prejudice.

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Taking Risks

Booyeon Lee Allen

A U.S. Foreign Service Officer encourages students in South Korea to lean in and fight their fears.

Taking Risks

Reese Witherspoon

An actress overcomes her anxiety to aid a meaningful cause for women.

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Bob Wright

A stay-at-home dad shows that men can take care of the kids, too.

Mentors & Role Models

Tiffany Dufu

An early lesson provides a lifelong path for a courageous young woman.

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