When I was younger, I assumed being tough on myself was the only way to remain on a steady path to "success." But I hadn't paused to define what success really meant to me.
For any woman who has grappled with competing identities over the years, Spar's book is a refreshing acknowledgement of the impossible expectations women carry around with them, starting in adolescence and extending into old age.
More inspiration from awesome women: That attention is probably inevitable, says Spar, but that's no reason for women to
I couldn't help but think about how these subtle yet ubiquitous messages are similar to the very thing that got Spar to think that achieving would be effortless.
Spar with her husband, Miltos Catomeris, in 2013. In theory I agree with you completely and I would give a younger colleague
Debora Spar has some wise words for all working women who are trying to "have it all": Don’t try. For more on The Third Metric
How did we get here, trapped into a very small corner by a movement that was supposed to free us? When did being good become being perfect? And, most importantly, where do we go from here?
Debora Spar, President of Barnard College, is working to reframe the feminism conversation. She joins Alyona to discuss the changing state of stay-at-home husbands.
Debora Spar, President of Barnard College, is working to reframe the feminism conversation. She joins Alyona to discuss the difference between male and female-dominated workplaces.
And the fear of failure is holding them back: "[Young women]'s college experience leaves them somewhat confused, still stumbling
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Kristy: We can actually remind younger audiences of the role of the women's movement in our lives and the images we see. Kelcey