12/02/2011 06:39 pm ET | Updated Dec 05, 2011

Pat Mitchell, Host of TEDxWomen, On The State of Women In Media

At the The Paley Center for Media's TEDxWomen yesterday, Pat Mitchell, the Center's President and CEO and host of the conference sat down with The Huffington Post's Amanda Fairbanks to discuss everything from Mitchell's pioneering role as a journalist, producer and media executive to how far the industry has come (and still needs to go) towards giving women a seat at the table. Mitchell revealed why she doesn't believe in the myth of work-life balance.

WATCH the full interview above.