women and men are leaning in.

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Like a Boss

Before returning to Zambia, a woman takes on South Africa's biggest rollercoaster— and learns to enjoy the ride.

Lelemba Phiri Managing Director
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Women in Leadership

A trailblazer in the electrical industry on "crashing the glass ceiling."

Tammy Livvers Vice President Sales RWDD
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A journalist finds confidence through the power of practice.

Crystal Huskey Editor
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Inspiration

A race car driver takes the wheel.

Julia Landauer Race Car Driver
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Leadership

A young man comes to America to build a career—under the mentorship of women.

Marco Arcé Director at Marco Polo Investments
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Communication

Two first-time filmmakers hit the road to make a documentary about women across America.

Sara Landas and Holli Rae Filmmakers
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Career Transitions

A woman overcomes anxiety about public speaking to take on a presentation at work.

Laura Dunn Social Media and Communications
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Around the Globe

A woman leans in to a career in mechanical engineering in India.

Bhagyashree Bhatia Mechanical Engineer
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Fear

A woman discovers that she is going blind—and learns to confront her health challenges instead of hiding from them.

Nicole C. Kear Author
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Leadership

A woman looks back on becoming the first woman in her family to graduate from college.

Jackie Garrido Onboarding Program Manager, Facebook
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School

A CEO looks back on losing her class election at 15—and what it taught her about resilience.

Erica Dhawan CEO, Cotential
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Partner Stories

TEKsystems' Director of Diversity shares how she learned to be her own champion and change her workplace.

Michelle Webb Director of Diversity & Inclusion, TEKsystems