women in power

Women leaders have taken corporations and other organizations to new heights, yet women represent too small a percentage of leaders overall. This implored us to ask: what challenges do ambitious women in the workplace often face and how do we move more women forward into leadership roles?
Will voters choose a president based on gender? Or on the issues?
Do you ever wonder if you sometimes keep yourself small because you are afraid of your actual power? Do you ever wonder if you silence yourself and mute your opinion so that you will be "likeable" and not mistaken for a "bitch"? Do you ever wonder what it would be like to actually own your power?
Nope, Hillary wasn't the first. Before her there was Victoria C. Woodhull. I hear you asking, "Victoria who?" Most people haven't ever heard of this 19th century female suffrage icon, but she was a revolutionary woman before her time. Here are seven things she can teach us about being strong, modern women.
As we celebrate Women's History Month, we must acknowledge the great strides that women have achieved in politics. But if we are ever going to build Latina political power, Latina leaders need the same political encouragement and support that men oftentimes take for granted.
Condoleezza Rice First African-American Secretary Of State Graduating college before the age of 20 gives you a head start
Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, rightly stated: "When one woman is a leader, it changes her. When more women are leaders, it changes politics and policies."
Agapi Stassinopoulos joins HuffPost Live to explain why women need to stop second guessing themselves.
What we know: Having women in the boardroom is a good thing. But are more women a better thing? That depends, of course, on how they get there.
The main problem is that there are currently not many women holding significant positions, making it harder for young women to find role models.
While Jane has some big shoes to fill, I think she is just the woman for the job.
On the second night of the Women in the World Summit, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) spoke of the gridlock in Washington and what women bring to the table in United States politics.
American women have been stuck holding 15 to 20% of the top jobs across all sectors for over a decade now: Tired of hearing that statistic? In 2014, do something about it.
Quinn's main challenge was to endorse policy positions that resonate because they really would change business as usual, even if they don't change everything one might wish changed. Had she done that, her campaign might have gone differently.
In an essay for PolicyMic about ending sexual assault in the military, Gillibrand wrote: Hear hear, Kirsten! New York senator
Arianna appeared on 'Real Time with Bill Maher' on Friday. Discussing women's issues, she said that "women need to lead the
Hey there 2013. It's so nice to finally meet you. I've heard a lot about you from your predecessor, and I'm sorry I was so out of commission yesterday that I missed your actual first day in the office. I know you've got some big shoes to fill, but I'm excited to see what you're made of.
This night was about empowering women of all ages through service and advocacy, and an overwhelming feeling of compassion surrounded the environment as I walked in to the Hearst Tower last Thursday.
This week saw a historic election for women, both on the ballot and at the ballot box. Women who run for office today will inspire more of our young women and girls to do so in the future, so we can one day get to 51 percent representation.
She has been squarely in the public eye for two decades now, but it's been ages since Hillary Clinton was known for health