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Rachel Simmons

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: Is "XOXO" Feminizing The Workplace?

Posted 12.04.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

E-mail's importance to our personal lives is comparable to its importance in our professional lives. How should the two mix? Is using "xo" at the end ...

The 4 Biggest Challenges Facing Girls and Young Women Today

Omega Institute | Posted 10.03.2012 | Women
Omega Institute

With increased safety, educational opportunities and recognition that their voices count, girls and young women have more opportunity than ever to be ...

Rachel Simmons On Girls And Self-Esteem

Posted 12.05.2011 | Parents

On Thursday in New York, at the TEDxWomen Conference in midtown Manhattan, Rachel Simmons hosted a presentation about girls and self-esteem. Simmo...

My First Rant: Why Can't Women Keep Up with Men? Try the Curse of the Good Girl

Rachel Simmons | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rachel Simmons

Many girls aspire to a version of selfhood that puts a psychological glass ceiling on their potential to succeed. They suffer from what I call the Curse of the Good Girl: the pressure to be liked by everyone, generous to a fault and flawless at everything you do, modest and teeth gnashingly friendly.