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Women in the Workplace 2015

See the Wall Street Journal's coverage of the report, including an essay by our founder Sheryl Sandberg, interactive charts of the key metrics, and an overview of what top companies are doing to foster gender equality at their organizations.

15 Lean In Moments of 2015

2015 reminded us—yet again—that girls run the world. Here are 15 of our favorite moments from the year.

Surfing the S-Curve: How to Disrupt Yourself and Why

Read why we should all embrace risk—and disrupt the status quo.

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

I Don’t Deserve to be Here: Presence and the Impostor Syndrome

Ever felt like a fraud? Amy Cuddy explains that you're not alone – and what you can do about it.

So You Want to Be a Male Feminist?

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

Dads Doing Both: Helpful Hints for the Man Who Wants to Win at Home and Work

Read tips from Ray Arata on how men can succeed in supporting the women in their lives.

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4-year-old Genius Invited to Join MENSA

Anala Beevers is just four years old, but she already knows the location and capital of every US state. She learned the alphabet at four months of age, then at eighteen months learned numbers in Spanish.

A Case Study in Gender Equality: Harvard

What if Harvard Business School gave itself a gender makeover, changing its curriculum, rules and social rituals to foster female success?

Killing the Ideal Woman

Management professor Jodi Detjen asserts this is the reason women aren't making it to the top is that we're too busy trying to be the ideal woman: well presented, excellent housekeeper, perfect mother.

How to Fall In Love With Math

Math deserves to be enjoyed for its own sake, without being constantly subjected to the question, “When will I use this?”

A Tale of Two Pakistans

Journalist and activist Humaira Awais Shahid sheds light on violence against women in Pakistan and advocates for the International Violence Against Women Act.

Lean In Stories

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.

Read Ty-Licia’s Story

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.

Read Reese’s Story

If there is a single trait that all Afghan women share, it’s determination. Put another way, we lean in.

Read Shireen’s Story

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.

Read Major Jaster’s Story