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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.


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!




9 Practical Leadership Power Tools To Advance Your Career

womanAre 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 with this innovative, four-week program developed by Take The Lead President Gloria Feldt featuring nine practical women’s leadership “Power Tools.” Online. Beginning September 30th. $550 early bird discount/$650 regular price.


The Movement Blog

We Sat at the Table for Women in Learning and Leadership

We sat at the table. We were of various ages, from Baby Boomers to Millennials. We represented different backgrounds, races, and cultures. We held diversified corporate positions and sat together at the table. In the past year, the female Chief Human Resources Officer of our comp
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Women racing in Le Tour de France: It’s not an option

I’m not an avid viewer of Le Tour de France, but I believe it’s important to acknowledge the athletic skill competitors deliver while facing the race’s obstacles. A little background on the race: it is comprised of teams (usually between 20 to 22 teams) with 9 members to each tea
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Why is feminism becoming the new ‘F word?’

Shailene Woodley, lead actor in the recent and popular movie “The Fault in Our Stars”, was asked if she considers herself to be a feminist. She replied,  “No, because I love men, and I think the idea of ‘raise women to power, take the men away from the power’ is never going to wo
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Have you ever been bullied?

It’s not uncommon, in fact it’s alarming how often bullying occurs. Near 160,000 teens do not attend classes every day simply because of a bully, according to the National Education Association.  But bullying occurs on all kinds of social levels from adolescence to adulthood. On
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