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Can Women Have It All

Kirsten Gillibrand Is Frustrated With The Debate Over Women 'Having It All'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.11.2015 | Politics

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said she's frustrated with how the debate over women "having it all" is framed, saying it's "degrading." In an int...

Elizabeth Warren Weighs In On The 'Having It All' Debate

OWN | Posted 08.07.2014 | OWN

Can women truly have it all? Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, whose atypical path to Washington gives her a unique perspective on the work-l...

Women's Lack Of Confidence Doesn't Cause Inequality. Sexism Does.

Amanda Duberman | Posted 06.16.2014 | Women
Amanda Duberman

We cannot treat a lack of confidence as an involuntary affliction to be tiptoed around, or as an irrational response women just need to get over already. Especially when confidence is not just a prerequisite for a job, but a requirement of the job itself. 

WATCH: Why Women Shouldn't Care About 'Having It All'

Posted 02.20.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

To an outsider, it probably looks like Crystal Brown-Tatum has everything. "As an African American woman, business owner, mother, army wife, I wear...

Can Women Have It All? A New Model

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 04.14.2014 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

It took me years to realize how destructive the pursuit of perfection really is. Thinking you have to do things perfectly and/or be perfect is like carrying around a heavy weight on your back, and it absolutely crushes happiness.

The Problem With "Having It All"

Cheryl Dumesnil | Posted 05.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Cheryl Dumesnil

"Having it all" is a myth. "Having" is far too passive, far too effortless a verb for what it takes to combine career and family life. "All" suggests a sense of wholeness that in reality most parents who earn paychecks rarely experience. Instead, we live an ever-shifting, moment-by-moment dynamic.

How Millennial Women Really Feel About 'Having it All'

Literally, Darling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

Why doesn't anyone ask men if they can "have it all?" Is the "all" of the older generation even relevant to millennials?

Jill of All Trades, Mistress of None

Kristen Houghton | Posted 10.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

What's the worst that can happen if you're not perfect? Nothing! You'll survive and you'll be healthier, too. Try being a little imperfect, it's so good for you.

Five Mompreneurs Say You Can Do It All

Sramana Mitra | Posted 07.14.2013 | Small Business
Sramana Mitra

I frequently facilitate discussions about female entrepreneurs, and the company vs. children question, and I would like to do so again. To reinforce that point, I would like to introduce another set of "mompreneurs" who are charting their own ways in business while still raising a family.

The Day My Spanx Stuck Out at CNN

Katherine Stone | Posted 05.26.2013 | Parents
Katherine Stone

I've been wearing a dress that is too short and shows at least two inches of the control-top area of my support hose, all the way around. Three hundred and sixty degrees of Spanx. I just walked all around CNN with my control-tops sticking out.

The Day My Spanx Stuck Out at CNN

Katherine_Stone | Posted 05.26.2013 | Parents

I've been wearing a dress that is too short and shows at least two inches of the control-top area of my support hose, all the way around. Three hundred and sixty degrees of Spanx. I just walked all around CNN with my control-tops sticking out.

Sorry, Lizzie Wurtzel, It's Not Cool to Not Have a Savings Account

Nisha Chittal | Posted 03.12.2013 | Women
Nisha Chittal

Saving, investing and growing your net worth gives you the greatest freedom of all, because you're no longer tied down by the limits of money; you're free to travel, to move, to take risks, to ascend in your career, to take care of your family and to handle unexpected surprises.

Should New Hampshire's New Leaders Talk About Being Moms?

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 11.09.2012 | Parents

Written by Amanda Hess for Slate New Hampshire has gone full matriarchy. Next year, the state will be run by two female senators, three female repr...

Hillary Clinton Responds To Controversial Article By Former Staffer

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

UPDATE: Aides to Hillary Clinton are disputing that her comments about whining were in response to Anne-Marie Slaughter's article 'Why Women Still Can...

If Not Now, When?

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 11.24.2012 | Women
Marcia Reynolds

The statistics, problems and calls to action were the same. Women are vital to corporate success, yet little has changed to meet their needs, honor their strengths or trust them to hold top positions unless there is a crisis.

Latina Mom's Secret to 'Having It All'

Allena Tapia | Posted 11.21.2012 | Parents
Allena Tapia

What I was witnessing in those early introductions to this Latino lifestyle was the concept of "co-madre."