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Sheryl Sandberg Lean In

WATCH: How Sheryl Sandberg Learned She Couldn't Do More On Less Sleep

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living

For years, Sheryl Sandberg thought the key to getting more done was getting by on less sleep, she said on a recent appearance on HuffPost Live. But...

Why College Graduates Need To Change The Work Force

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 04.09.2014 | College

NEW YORK (AP) -- It's been a year since Sheryl Sandberg came out with "Lean In," her best-selling manifesto for working women. Since then, over 1.75 m...

Sheryl Sandberg Embraced 'the Bossy': Shouldn't Our Girls?

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 03.21.2014 | Parents
Joanne Bamberger

Being called bossy is no fun. And I'm all for people not using the word "bossy" as negative shorthand for girls trying to flex their burgeoning leadership skills. But as one friend mentioned to me, maybe a better approach is teaching our girls to "stand up," rather than making them believe we can change the behavior of others.

As a Woman, What Determines My Self Worth?

Ketaki Desai | Posted 03.20.2014 | Women
Ketaki Desai

No matter how many times and ways we look at it, we always end up comparing the self worth of a woman with our "traditional" understanding of what it means to be a woman. But what does it mean to be a woman?

When Silence Stopped Being Golden

Karen Gross | Posted 03.19.2014 | Women
Karen Gross

Many women of my generation grew up learning to be quiet. We were told when we were young that children were meant to be seen, not heard. Then, with the start of the Vietnam War and the Women's Movement, we started to see the value of having a voice and having that voice heard.

Hey Sheryl: Lean On This

Erica Payne | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics
Erica Payne

In two weeks, the U.S. Senate will vote on a bill to raise the minimum wage. This would shrink the gender wage gap by nearly five percent. So where is the multimillionaire author of the self-professed feminist manifesto?

Ban Bossy... Really?

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 03.14.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

Censorship doesn't teach our children to be leaders, it teaches them that to blame and exclude is the answer... and exclusion is the opposite of what the Ban Bossy movement is supposed to be about.

The Meaning of 'Bossy'

Robin Lakoff | Posted 03.13.2014 | Women
Robin Lakoff

We need to understand why a word like 'bossy' exists with its current meaning, and change the world that makes it meaningful and useful.

WATCH: Why Women Should Embrace Being 'Bossy'

Posted 03.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Sheryl Sandberg and Beyonce -- with the help of some other famous girlfriends, of course -- recently released a video suggesting that the word "bossy"...

Sheryl Sandberg's Campaign To 'Ban Bossy' Is Picking Up Steam

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.11.2014 | Business

When Beyonce tells America to do something, we do it. (But not because she’s bossy). Just one day after the iconic pop star helped launch BanBos...

Why the Lean In Backlash Has Returned, One Year On

Danny Groner | Posted 03.02.2014 | Business
Danny Groner

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In aimed to spark a conversation about women and the workplace. But with that positive message came some questions about whether Sandberg was in touch with the realities of the average American woman.

Challenges for Women in the Arts: Reflections on the MAKERS Conference

Lia Chavez | Posted 02.18.2014 | Arts
Lia Chavez

The feminists I know are intriguing creatives, entrepreneurs, mothers and lovers; we love our lingerie and our men (not necessarily in that order), and are passionate about excellence, human dignity, empathy, collaboration and co-creation.

I'm So Over Leaning In -- I Want to LEAN OUT!

Heidi Sinclair | Posted 04.12.2014 | Women
Heidi Sinclair

In order to be successful in what was still a man's world, we had no other choice. We had to be all in -- in all aspects of our lives. Now it is time for us to lean out a bit, to let our daughters and sons step forward, to maximize this stage of our lives.

3 Ways to Lean In... to Your Love Life

Neely Steinberg | Posted 04.12.2014 | Women
Neely Steinberg

While I'm all about achieving one's career dreams, as a dating coach helping women create healthy, happy dating lives and relationships, I can't help but ask: What about love? Might it also be helpful for women to "lean in" to their love lives? I think so.

10 Things I Bet You Didn't Know About Innovation

Richie Etwaru | Posted 03.29.2014 | Technology
Richie Etwaru

While conducting interviews and research on an article calling for less talk on innovation and more doing, I stumbled on the list below of somewhat un...

'Lean In' Is About To Become A Movie

Posted 01.24.2014 | Entertainment

The hype surrounding Sheryl Sandberg's best-selling book "Lean In" will continue now that Sony Pictures has acquired the rights to the Facebook COO's ...

Sheryl Sandberg On What We Still Need To Do

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 03.19.2014 | Women

When Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg gave a TEDTalk entitled, "Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders," she wasn't without reservations. She feared that addre...

Why College Men Are About To 'Lean In'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Women

Since its release last year, Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In has risen from book title to cultural shorthand for women taking more agency over their profess...

I Want To Be Girly AND Ambitious When I Grow Up

Leah Kashar | Posted 03.12.2014 | Teen
Leah Kashar

Don't be afraid to go after your dream and don't be afraid to be ambitious and say it out loud. Feminist is not a dirty word, and neither is ambitious.

Lean In AND Speak Out

Dr. Cindy Haines | Posted 03.04.2014 | Women
Dr. Cindy Haines

As a woman who wants to be liked, I stay (publicly) silent on a lot. What I am realizing is that in doing so, I am doing a massive disservice to human beings around me.

Allison O'Kelly: New Year, New Job Strategies, New Options

Allison O'Kelly | Posted 02.04.2014 | Women
Allison O'Kelly

The New Year is approaching quickly and that often provides a tangible cue for job seekers who may be looking for a new start. It even prompts some of us happily at work to consider other options out there, even if only briefly. That's just what the rekindling of a calendar turn is all about.

Ladies, We Can Do This! 6 Ways to Mentor Her, Sponsor Her, Elevate Her Career

Julie Kantor | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Julie Kantor

Share with a few girls what you do professionally and what you enjoy about your position. Speak to a classroom and share perspective about your experience as a female in the career you selected and what education you needed to get there.

9 Career Lessons From Millennials

Maggie Quale | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Maggie Quale

Last week I had the chance to sit down with a group of college students and new graduates to pick their brains on how kids these days are starting their careers.

This Is What a CEO Looks Like

Heather Arnet | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Heather Arnet

How strange that a company with a notably young and vibrant CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, and Sheryl Sandberg as its CMO, instructing career women everywhere to Lean In, should be using an outdated image of what a CEO should look like?

The One Way Women Can Stress Less At Work

Next Avenue | Kerry Hannon | Posted 10.08.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Kerry Hannon Here’s a new word for you: satisficing. At least it’s new to me. And it may be a word midlife women...