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What Women Want

4 Ways to Be Empowered in the Dating World

Merissa Bury | Posted 03.06.2014 | Women
Merissa Bury

We have grown so accustomed to meeting others' standards that we may not know what we want in a relationship. But in learning to love ourselves, we look for partners who will love us in return, and write off those who will bring negativity and judgment into our lives.

WATCH: Debora Spar And Anne-Marie Slaughter Discuss Why Women Can't Have It All

Posted 01.28.2014 | Impact

In an age when the options for college-educated women seem boundless, a new debate about what women want — and whether or not they can expect to hav...

The Surprising Qualities Women Want in a Hero

Maya Rodale | Posted 03.11.2014 | Books
Maya Rodale

From classic Harlequin novels to 50 Shades of Grey, the hot, inscrutable billionaire hero has been dominating bestseller lists, e-readers, bookshelves...

How to Turn on a Feminist

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 03.11.2014 | Women
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

Writer and comedian Emma Tattenbaum-Fine demonstrates that feminism and sex are NOT mutually exclusive.

Juggling Work and Family Life: An Impossible Dream? | Posted 11.16.2013 | Women

Beyoncé, perhaps, said it best when she belted, "Strong enough to bear the children, then get back to business." No longer feeling compelled to choose between career, marriage and children, the modern woman is confident she can have it all.

Women (And Men) Don't Know What They Want

Charlie Nox | Posted 11.15.2013 | Women
Charlie Nox

What's interesting is not just that most people aren't in touch with their desires, but that simultaneously, most of us think we ARE. We get ideas about what we want from media, our friends, our past experiences. And we piece together some image of what we want that is usually pretty generic.

Why Strong, Independent Women Just Want to Be Taken Care of (Sometimes)

Lauren Jacobs | Posted 11.12.2013 | Women
Lauren Jacobs

Strong, confident women who advocate for themselves all day in the world often find that they want the men in their lives to be giving. They want the door held open for them, a shared umbrella, an invitation to a date planned and paid for by the man in their lives.

10 Easy Ways to Deal With Me When I'm Being a Bitch

Melanie Curtin | Posted 10.22.2013 | DC
Melanie Curtin

It's far better to admit you don't know than to constantly attempt to figure out the enigma wrapped in a riddle served on a bed of unpredictable with a little dollop of wtf on top that constitutes the psyche of a woman.

What Women REALLY Want

Posted 07.26.2013 | Comedy

If you're having trouble with the ladies, here's a musical rendition of what women 'really' want. According to these guys, if you fake being in a band...

On Delusions, and Excuse Me, Those Are Sunspots!

Judy Katz | Posted 08.24.2013 | Fifty
Judy Katz

His desire for someone decades younger started me thinking about delusions. They are everywhere on, and, on every single online dating service. I

WATCH: The Truth About Female Desire

Posted 06.13.2013 | Women

"What do women want?" This question has been the subject of many a conversation, an entire Mel Gibson movie and now a book of the same name by journal...

'No One Understands Women'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.29.2013 | Women

Another reason we need gender parity in legislatures? Some elected officials are really confused about women. In an "in his own words" Q & A featur...

Guitarists Really Are Hot

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 05.06.2013 | Women

Have a single guy friend looking for a date? Tell him to invest in a guitar. A new study out of the Université de Bretagne-Sud in France, forthcom...

WATCH: What Women Want In A Man (But Are Afraid To Admit)

Posted 04.26.2013 | Divorce

In a buzzy blog published on HuffPost Divorce earlier this week, single mom Emma Johnson admitted that she prefers dating alpha males -- and men who a...

One Thing That Would Dramatically Reduce Women's Work Stress

Posted 02.21.2013 | Women

By: David Mielach, BusinessNewsDaily Staff Writer Published: 02/20/2013 05:54 AM EST on BusinessNewsDaily Flexibility is a key factor in keeping...

New Survey Discovers What Singles Care Most About Appearance

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 02.08.2013 | Style

Stressing over your appearance is one of the many undesirable aspects of singledom. But what if you had empirical data to help you prioritize your bea...

8 Things Married Women Want For Valentine's Day

Robert B. Barr | Posted 04.07.2013 | Women
Robert B. Barr

Wouldn't it be great to rewrite the meaning of Valentine's Day to a holiday that truly benefits women?

What 20-Something Women Really Want

OWN | Posted 01.25.2013 | OWN

They're young, they're intelligent and they're ready to take on the world. So what do 20-something women really want in life? Turns out, what women wa...

The Type Of Man Women Really Prefer

Posted 11.28.2012 | Women

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 11/27/2012 07:15 PM EST on LiveScience Macho features have long been touted as an evo...

20 Things Women Want In Relationships

Posted 10.15.2012 | Weddings

Sometimes it's the little things that mean the most in a relationship. Just ask Twitter. On Monday, tweeters channeled their inner relationship ex...

Does "Magic Mike" Show What Women Really Want?

Slate | Posted 07.03.2012 | Women

I had a lot of reasons I told people I wanted to see Magic Mike, Steven Soderbergh's new movie about male strippers based loosely on the time the film...

WATCH: Hilarious Video Tells You What Women Don't Want In Bed

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.18.2012 | Women

When it comes to sex, everyone has their personal preferences; those things -- or people -- that they’re just not that into. Now condom maker Sir Ri...

What Women Really Want In The Bedroom

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.16.2012 | Women

How satisfied are we with our sex lives? And what do we really want in the bedroom? These aren’t new questions, but they’re the ones that FITNESS ...

20 Traits Post 50 Women Want In Their Next Lover

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Life is a work in progress, isn't it? We learn from our experiences and hopefully, in the later rounds, know which punches to pull. With this in mind,...

Bad Economy Changes Women's Tastes In Men, Study Suggests

Posted 04.20.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 04/19/2012 07:13 PM EDT on LiveScience When thinking about the economic recession, wo...