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We sat down with soccer greats Mia Hamm, Julie Foudy & Brandi Chastain to talk women, sports and how the two are intertwined to make great leaders.
Five months after Lean In urged women to form empowerment circles, some 7,000 of those circles have been formed — in all 50 states and at least 50 countries. The Associated Press reports on the growth.
Jennifer Kahnweiler, author of The Introverted Leader, offers advice for how introverted women can tap their strengths to lean in.
The world is not gender-equal but college is strong preparation for making it so, writes Smith College President Kathleen McCartney.
On the 93rd anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment--which granted women the right to vote--we honor the women who came before us. Follow along on Tumblr.
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Catherine Newman writes about her 10-year-old daughter, Birdy.
Here are six steps to asking for a raise - and getting it.
Ezra Klein examines the sexism against janet Yellen for Fed Chair
“Women, we run the Internet...We use it more to communicate. Yet it is men who are in the back end designing our own access.”
My life did not begin under perfect circumstances, but I had a family who believed I could persevere. I am blessed to know I can be that positive voice and source of support for others.
Ty-Licia Hooker, Student & Co-Founder of the Summer Success and Leadership Academy
I’m a firm believer that action can solve so many worries, and just powering through, no matter what, can give you the confidence you need when you feel like you’ve got nothing to offer.
Reese Witherspoon, Producer & Academy-award winning Actress
If there is a single trait that all Afghan women share, it’s determination. Put another way, we lean in.
Shireen Rahmani, Director of Human Resources, Roshan
Training beside me was a huge shock for many of these young alpha males. Here was a 37-year-old mother of two doing as well or better than almost all of them.
Major Lisa Jaster, Delivery Engineer, Shell Oil/Major, US Army Reserve
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