women and men are leaning in.

Read Their Stories

Jackie Sturm
Partner Stories

A woman encourages others to follow their passions.

Jackie Sturm VP Global Supply Management, Intel
Ginny Gilder

An Olympian overcomes doubt -- from herself and others.

Ginny Gilder Two-time Olympian
ifeoma Ebinumoliseh
Starting Out

A woman fights for her education in Nigeria.

ifeoma Ebinumoliseh University of KwaZulu-Natal
Thisuri Wanniarachchi
Speaking Out

A writer reflects on growing up during the Sri Lankan civil war, and how it changed a generation of children.

Thisuri Wanniarachchi Bennington College
Sara Hastreiter
Cool Stories

A sailor joins an all-female team in a male-dominated sport.

Sara Hastreiter Sailor
Rabbi David Segal
Cool Stories

Rabbi David Segal on how how the birth of his daughter led him to reflect on generations of family history.

Rabbi David Segal Aspen Jewish Congregation
Masih Alinejad

An Iranian woman on letting her hair down -- literally.

Masih Alinejad Journalist
Anna Jacobson
Cool Stories

A contractor on breaking stereotypes in her field -- and beginning to think about gender at work.

Anna Jacobson Construction Contractor
Jonathan Segal
Gender in the Workplace

A manager reflects on witnessing gender bias in the workplace -- and what he did to stop it.

Jonathan Segal Duane Morris Institute
Kat Gordon
Women in Leadership

Kat Gordon on why the person you've been waiting for could very well be you.

Kat Gordon Founder/Creative Director
Sepo Haihambo
Like a Boss

In the face of setbacks, a woman refuses to give up her dream of the C-suite.

Sepo Haihambo Standard Bank Namibia
Mercedes Calcano

An artist comes to America to receive an education—and learns about herself too.

Mercedes Calcano Artist