08/10/2014 01:33 pm ET Updated Aug 10, 2014

What It's Like To Be A Woman In Silicon Valley

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As I walked down his front steps towards my car, laptop and business documents slung over my shoulder, I wondered how thick my skin really needed to be if I wanted to continue down this path. I had been put in another impossible situation, cornered by a lopsided power dynamic and subjected to what any HR department in the world would define as sexual harassment.

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