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56% Of People Think We'll Have A Female President In The Next Decade

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 11.16.2015 | Women

In advance of the new documentary "MAKERS: Once and for All," HuffPost Women teamed up with MAKERS to explore what men and women believe the state of ...

Xeroxed Penises And Other Things Pioneering Businesswomen Had To Endure

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.28.2014 | Women

It's no secret that American boardrooms have not been kind to pioneering businesswomen, and a new documentary sheds light on just how ridiculous thing...

LOOK: Women Weren't Allowed To Do This -- But She Did It Anyway

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 04.11.2013 | Women

In 1967, a runner named Kathrine Switzer entered the all-male Boston Marathon under the name "K.V. Switzer," making her the first registered woman to ...

WATCH: Daughter Pays Tribute To Single Mom

Posted 03.21.2013 | Divorce

In honor of National Single Parent Day on March 21, we wanted to show some appreciation for those parents going at it alone. What better way to do tha...

Women in the Arts

NYC-ARTS | Posted 05.04.2013 | Arts

The women we look up to in the arts -- from New York City Ballet's Wendy Whelan soaring above the stage at Lincoln Center to action hero Elizabeth Streb scaling a building in London -- have their own inspiring heroines, some famous and others less known.

WATCH: The Secret Behind Diane Von Furstenberg's Post-Divorce Success

Posted 03.01.2013 | Divorce

Any fashionista worth her salt has a Diane von Furstenberg wrap dress -- or a DvF knock-off -- in her closet. As ubiquitous as von Furstenberg's desi...

Sheryl Sandberg Talks 'Modern Couples'

Posted 02.28.2013 | Women

Even in modern partnerships, the default expectation is that women will attend to a child's needs. That's the observation Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook...

WATCH: Erin Brockovich Opens Up About Her Landmark Case

Posted 02.27.2013 | Divorce

Environmental activist Erin Brockovich was a single mom of three when she spearheaded one of the largest class action lawsuit of its kind against Paci...

WATCH: How Martha Rose To The Top

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 02.28.2013 | HuffPost Home

Becoming a self-made billionaire doesn't happen overnight.

WATCH: Dr. Ruth's One Simple Tip For 21st-Century Daters

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.27.2013 | Women

Dr. Ruth Westheimer has one simple tip for people dating in the digital age: Talk. "I'm very worried when I see a couple holding hands and each on...

WATCH: Oprah On Finding Your Significance

Posted 02.27.2013 | Healthy Living

A famed talk show host, philanthropist and the highest paid woman in Hollywood, Oprah Winfrey has undeniably left a mark on the world. And her hope to...

WATCH: Rachel Simmons On How To Reduce Aggression In Girls

Posted 02.26.2013 | Parents

Author and educator, Rachel Simmons, could never understand why at just 8 years old, a "friend" convinced other girls to run away from her after schoo...

WATCH: How Nora Ephron Made The Most Of Heartbreak

Posted 02.25.2013 | Divorce

In 1974, legendary writer Nora Ephron discovered that her husband, journalist Carl Bernstein, was cheating on her. But rather than let the revelation ...

Sheryl Sandberg's Lessons to Succeed and Savor Work and Life

Kare Anderson | Posted 04.23.2013 | Women
Kare Anderson

Taking stands for what you believe in is core to Sandberg's credo in her new book, Lean In. She urges women to "lean in" to their career and not hold back, as she feels that women have been conditioned to do.