Mission: TAKE THE LEAD prepares, develops, inspires and propels women to take their fair and equal share of leadership positions across all sectors by 2025. It’s today’s women’s movement — a unique catalyst for women to embrace power and reach leadership parity.


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Gloria Feldt: Leaders can wear turquoise suits, pink nail polish.
On this recent episode of Reporter's Notebook with Beth Fouhy, Jonathan Capehart and Gloria Feldt analyze how sexism has factored into the 2016 presidential race to this point.

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9 Practical Leadership Power Tools To Advance Your Career

9 power tools courseAre you considering your next career move? Want to advance faster in leadership or compensation? Puzzled by power politics in the office? Accelerate your career and uptick your leadership skills, and earn a certificate with this innovative, four-week program taught by Take The Lead President Gloria Feldt featuring nine practical women’s leadership “Power Tools.” Online. We are currently accepting pre-registrations to lock in the early bird rate. Register here.

Close the Gap App™

The Close the Gap App™ is an online interactive tool developed by Take The Lead and She Negotiates to help you get from where you are to where you want to be. Whether you intend to move into management, get a raise or investor,  run the PTA or run for office, the Gap App takes your education, skills, and experience and helps you determine then negotiate the next steps on your career path. After completing the app, you can join Take the Lead’s community of women on Mightybell. If you are ready to kickstart your career or business, then get started today!

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One Female Executive Is Not Enough

But some companies may think it is, according to a new study from the Robert H. Smith School of Business and Columbia Business School. The researchers studied 1,500 companies from 1991 to 2011 and found a “quota effect”: after hiring the first woman to fill one of a company’s top
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Meryl Streep Somehow Gets Even More Awesome

Just when we thought we couldn’t love her any more, she goes and does something like this. Meryl Streep is launching a writing program for female screenwriters over 40 in partnership with New York Women in Film & Television. The Writers Lab is intended to combat the “absence
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The TIME 100 List Has So. Many. Feminists!

Look at all the feminists!! That was our main thought as we scrolled through Time’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world this week. Just a sample of the activism among the women who made the cut: Emma Watson, taking gender equality mainstream with her #HeFo
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