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My Weekend In Kabul
Recovering diplomat, advocate, strategist. Working in the US &...
Most of my weekends are spent doing errands, exercising, watching movies, visiting with friends and catching up on sleep.
Could it Be a Mom Issue? White Men Aren't Voting for Hillary Clinton
Dr. Prudence Gourguechon
Consultant on the Psychology of Business, Psychiatrist and Psy...
The truth is that the world today is new and unpredictable and changing, and filled with threats that we don't understand. But dismissing a powerful Mom or sucking up to an omnipotent Father does nothing but create an illusion of control.
Rethinking Women's Leadership: Shifting Into A Paradigm of We and Us
Jan phillips is an author/artist who provokes original thinkin...
Leadership as we have known it is going the way of landlines and yellow pages. The familiar pyramid of power is shape-shifting into a circle as female leaders summon their teams, harvest their stories, surface their wisdom, and succeed in their business.
Why More Women in Law Enforcement Means a More Just and Peaceful World
The Women's Legal Defense and Education Fund
When I was 11, my family visited Washington, D.C., and the absolute highlight of the trip was a tour of FBI Headquarters. I asked the guide a question. "Can girls be FBI agents?" His response: "No, because girls would spend all their time painting their nails."
#Sorrynotsorry: The New Girl Power?
Co-founder of Girls Leadership Institute and author of the New...
An increasing drumbeat of data is suggesting that women summon the courage to lean in, only to be knocked back. Meanwhile, a generation of girls is still getting the message that confident self-expression is the answer.
6 Strategies for Women Executives and Entrepreneurs
Author, speaker, business-woman and mother
More and more women are becoming leaders in business and politics in this country, and as leaders, it is vital to be prepared, educated and equipped for the task at hand.
'Ban Bossy' Campaign Misses the Mark Concerning Girls' and Women's Leadership Skills
Author of 30+ books, including an international best-seller, "...
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says that little girls who are told they are "bossy" should be told instead that they have "leadership potential." Ms. Sandberg's intentions are good, but she's confused about what being "bossy" really means. Her campaign to "Ban Bossy" is misguided and misses the mark.
Banning Bossy, Embracing Femininity
Founder of The Unicorn in the Room
There is more to a female leader than a loud (perceivably bossy) voice. There's real depth, experience and intuition.
Are Men Really the Bad Guys Holding Women Back?
Blogger, 9 Lives for Women
After investing as much as $250,000 in tuition, why would fathers watch proudly as their daughters graduate from college, and then expect them only to work for a year or two before exiting the workforce to raise a family?
5 Things Katy Perry Can Teach Women About Communication
Founder and CEO, CAULIPOWER
In other words, no matter the tune, men and women sing it differently and Katy Perry, as it turns out, can remind us of five ways to stay on key.
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Hand-Raising At Harvard -- Will It Help Level the Field?
Professor Emerita, University of Southern California Marshall ...
How does a top business graduate school level the playing field for women? How does it retain female faculty in a culture that the university admits has been unwelcoming to women?
California Passes First Legislation to Encourage More Women on Boards
Co-Founder and Chief Mission Officer NQuotient
We know greater board diversity leads to better governance and stronger economic growth. Now we need to put our economic power behind this legislation by supporting companies who comply with this recommendation, and taking our business away from those who don't.
How Should Women Lead?
Pioneer of coaching profession, CEO of CTI, Best-selling autho...
Personally, I think we'd be better off if we stopped arguing about which approach to leadership is better and consider a different way that could be more effective and actually sustainable. I like to call it Integration.
Why I Don't Mind The (Other) B-Word
Deputy Editor, HuffPost Women
I have a lot of opinions, I like to share them, and I love being in charge. According to popular opinion, this makes me bossy. I'm completely fine with that.
7 Habits of Highly Successful Women in the Future of Work
It used to be that you attended university and then you went to work. Now, the demand for skills is changing fast. No matter how experienced you are, you need to be nimble.
Women Leaders Sizzle This Summer
Leadership Guide, Vistage International Chair
Courage, collaboration, innovation, direct communication, listening, confidence, trust, visionary, passion, tenaciousness -- all are words that describe our greatest leaders, be they in business, public affairs, government or social change
David Westin, Former Prez ABC News On Women In Newsroom
Former ABC News President David Westin joins HuffPost Live to talk about why there are so few women in newsrooms.
Women Journalists Still Underrepresented In The Newsroom, Study Finds
Fifty years ago, it was almost impossible to find a female journalist in most testosterone-filled news organizations. And
Moving Past 'Hot Mess' Chic
Founder & CEO of Bossed Up
If we're ever going to be able to "make your partner a real partner," like Sheryl Sandberg advocates, we've got to believe that men who love women who love their careers exist -- and know that we can attract them by not glossing over our achievements when we're dating.
Lady Liberty, 'Gals' and Democracy
Investment Director, Omidyar Network's Government Transparency...
Albright's passion for supporting democracy and citizen participation around the world is legendary. And, in her role as Chair of the National Democratic Institute (NDI), she is now pursuing a very public campaign to empower women worldwide to succeed in political leadership.
Dare. Dream. Do.
Bestselling Author, International Speaker, Business Innovator
As I looked back at my life and my accomplishments, I wanted to offer my view of "dare, dream, do" and what us, women, can do in achieving the successes we deserve.
Looking At Female Role Models May Make Women Better Leaders, Says Study
Though the sample size was small, the results of this study suggest that increasing the presence of female leaders and role
Feminine Traits Are the Operating System of the 21st Century
Chairman & CEO
My collaborator and co-author Michael D'Antonio and I travelled the world and conducted personal interviews with global political and business leaders as well as NGOs and start-ups to find out how these traits can be applied in real world situations.
and Show the Way
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti
Key thought leader and visiting scholar on the impact of techn...
did not garner the major media press given to Sheryl Sandberg's book, but it is certainly reaching the hearts and minds of working women in America.
Sheryl Sandberg's Four Communication Lessons for Women
Whatever you think about her message, Sandberg is a role model for savvy leadership communication. Career success means taking risks and advocating for your own best interests, the very behaviors that our culture discourages in girls and women.
Is It Time to Let Women Take the Wheel?
Daniel G. Amen, MD
NY Times best-selling author, double board-certified psychiatr...
Females are neurologically well-equipped to lead, manage and help us resolve the major problems of the world. By understanding and honoring the female brain, we can empower girls and women to use their brains to change the world.
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