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LOOK: Katie Couric Has The Best Cellphone Case Ever

Posted 09.23.2013 | Women

"Success is whatever gives you satisfaction." Those are the wise words of Katie Couric, who knows a thing or two about what it means to be successf...

The Office Construct as We Know It Was Created By Men at a Time Women Weren't Even Allowed to Work

Dee Poku-Spalding | Posted 12.31.2012 | Black Voices
Dee Poku-Spalding

As we go about our busy lives, breaking barriers and striving to get ahead, lets ensure we're also taking the time to think about all the practical applications that need to be in put in place for the workplace of the future.

A Weekend of Women's Empowerment: Why 12 Year Olds Should Be Attending the WIE Symposium

Lauren Berninger | Posted 12.01.2012 | Impact
Lauren Berninger

While I listened to the amazing panels at this past weekend's WIE Symposium, I wondered why so many women in attendance were only just engaging with their true purpose at age 30 or 40. Here is what they wish they'd known, and why sixth graders should be empowered now.

If You Are Lucky Enough To Be A Woman, Focus On The Good Stuff

The Grindstone | Posted 12.14.2011 | Women

When I think of top female entrepreneurs who have helped change the face of Silicon Valley, I think of Gina Bianchini. And so does CNNMoney, Fast Comp...

An Open Letter to Gabrielle Bernstein

Deborah Stambler | Posted 12.06.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

Much of what I teach is that every word and every thought that we put out into the world is an affirmation. So we're affirming love or we're affirming more fear and more chaos.

Windows on the World

Gerit Quealy | Posted 12.06.2011 | Technology
Gerit Quealy

With the World Wide Web, we can travel across the globe in a millisecond just by opening a window.

WATCH: Alexandra Wilkes Wilson On Being A Mentor

Posted 12.05.2011 | Women

Gilt Groupe co-founder and CMO Alexandra Wilkes-Wilson spoke with HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features/Special Projects Director of Harper's Bazaa...

WATCH: Deborra-Lee Furness Reveals Her Joy-Triggers

Posted 12.03.2011 | Women

Australian actress, director, producer and National Adoption Week Founder Deborra-Lee Furness had a chat with HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features...

Yaya DaCosta Yearns For Balance And Good Flats

Posted 11.30.2011 | Women

HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features/Special Projects Director of Harper's Bazaar, had a chat with actress Yaya DaCosta at the recent 2011 WIE Sym...

Deepak Chopra on Ruthlessness, Cunning, Patience and Sweetness

Deborah Stambler | Posted 12.02.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

Ruthlessness, cunning, patience and sweetness. How many of these qualities do our leaders possess? How many do you possess?

WIE Symposium: Spotlight on Alisa Volkman

Deborah Stambler | Posted 12.03.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

It's been said that necessity is the motherhood of invention. In Volkman's case, motherhood necessitated invention and innovation.

WATCH: Donna Karan Reveals Her Joy triggers

Posted 11.30.2011 | Women

Donna Karan talks about the UrbanZen Foundation and shares her "joy triggers" with HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features/Special Projects Director ...

Christy Turlington Tells Us What Makes Her Happiest

Posted 01.17.2012 | Women

At the recent 2011 WIE Symposium, HuffPost Women and Laura Brown, Features/Special Projects Director of Harper's Bazaar caught up with Christy Turling...

Bond Girls: Building Backbone At The 2011 WIE Symposium

Gerit Quealy | Posted 11.23.2011 | Women
Gerit Quealy

"Men and women network differently... Men get down to business; know why they're there," Poku explained, whereas women like to "understand, acknowledge, trust, and share."

Global and Green: Beauty Trends from the WIE Symposium

Deborah Stambler | Posted 11.28.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

We all feel loyalty to certain brands. Certain companies turn out superior products or have ethics that compel us to buy their wares. But it's also ...

WATCH: Jill Biden Reveals Her Joy Triggers

Posted 11.27.2011 | Women

Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady of the United States, doesn't have much free time. In addition to her official responsibilities, she teaches English at a ...

'Know Your Power And Be Ready": An Exclusive Interview With Nancy Pelosi

Marianne Schnall | Posted 11.21.2011 | Women
Marianne Schnall

I want these young women to have the confidence that whatever they have been doing will prepare them in a very unique way for the challenges ahead. There's no one like them.

Celebrating Partnerships That Improve Health for Women and Children

Sharon K. D’Agostino | Posted 11.19.2011 | Impact
Sharon K. D’Agostino

At the end of this month, the seven billionth person will be born--that's a lot of mothers and children. To expand awareness of maternal and infant needs, Johnson & Johnson and the AOL/Huffington Post Media Group will collaborate and launch extensive content related to global motherhood.

PHOTOS: Hit Or Miss?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.17.2011 | Style

She's known for her high-fashion gigs (including a LOVE cover and a Vogue spread) as well as her surprisingly mature potty mouth in movies like "Kick-...

WIE Symposium 2011: My New 'C' Word

Donna Karan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Women
Donna Karan

All my life I have had a love of "c" words: cashmere, comfort, city, creativity, champagne. This remains true, although now I find myself gravitating toward words like connect, collaborate and community.

Abby Disney On 'Women, War, & Peace'

Deborah Stambler | Posted 11.16.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

"I'm probably one of the happier people you'll meet because I'm happy that I'm not ducking and dodging the hard news about the world. I really believe that if you can go out there and greet the world with open arms and let it wash over you in all its bad and goodness, you'll find that it's better than you think it is. That's really what gets you through."

The WIE Network: Finding Common Ground

Deborah Stambler | Posted 12.08.2011 | Women
Deborah Stambler

"We all share common goals of wanting to be happy and successful, to have families and dynamic careers. And that's what the WIE Symposium is about, setting aside our differences and uniting behind our common aspirations."

Breaking the Venture Ceiling

Jack Hidary | Posted 11.14.2011 | Women
Jack Hidary

The WIE conference comes at a critical point for women in leadership, and I hope it can encourage more women to join the top ranks of startups, angel groups and venture firms.

WIE 2011: Connecting With the Next Generation of Women Leaders

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.24.2011 | Women
Arianna Huffington

This year's WIE Symposium (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise) promises to be even better than last year's, with an amazing lineup of speakers, honorees, and participants all sharing our ideas, our experiences, and our desire to help make life better for women around the world.

Wanted: Women As Technology Entrepreneurs

Los Angeles Times | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

[T]he relative paucity of female technology entrepreneurs remains a chronic problem. So Arianna Huffington, Donna Karan and Sarah Brown are teaming...