To celebrate the launch of #25not95, a campaign to propel us to leadership parity in ten years, we asked leaders across all sectors to tell us: why is women’s leadership important? Their responses contain many promising avenues for how we can advocate powerfully for women’s leadership
Sure, a “science-themed gift” can be a little … geeky. And the assumption is that the latest gadget or doohickey is made by a guy — or “bro,” to use the parlance of Silicon Valley. But who says so? This holiday season, The Story Exchange wants to hear from all you science-loving ladie
About 91,730 women will be diagnosed with gynecological cancer this year and about 30,000 of them will die from the disease, according to estimates by the American Cancer Society. However, early detection can save one’s life, so it’s imperative for every women to know what the beginni
This year I had the immense pleasure of attending the Pennsylvania Conference for Women. And I wanted to share with you four of my personal highlights and takeaways from the day. 1. Millennial women face different challenges when it comes to work/life balance. I attended a panel on Ac
Ever feel like everybody is trying to “fix” women? Constantly trying to make women into better versions of themselves or something else entirely? I didn’t until a few older colleagues pointed this out to me. “Notice how it’s the women who always seem to be the problem. Even when the i
I recently had my Broadway debut and got to tell the world about Take The Lead. No, seriously, check out this video of Feminomics interviewing me and Susan Arnot Heaney at the Women Leadership Summit just after we had both spoken on a panel smack in the middle of Times Square.
When I was 15, I had my first lesson in the power of working together to make systemic change. I attended high school in Stamford, a small Texas town with only two places teens could gather for hamburgers and hanging out. One, Son’s City Pig had indoor space where we went to chat and
Claudia Chan is reinventing women’s lifestyle media—to include leadership. Last month, I had the privilege of interviewing Claudia Chan, CEO of SHEglobal Media, a purposeful and positive media company currently known for two initiatives: the SHE Summit, an annual women’s leadership co
Ever have a really interesting idea at work or in the world, share it, and notice that you don’t get much of a response? Either because people just don’t seem excited about it or say they don’t understand it? And then a dude, maybe someone you know or don’t know, maybe someone who cam
Finally a show that takes intersectionality to the max: Orange Is the New Black. It’s a show entirely about women. It’s a show about women’s relationships with other women, women’s experiences, and women discovering their true sense of self. You could say, women run the show. So, it’
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.