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4 mistakes I can't shake

One of the reasons I am a successful writer and speaker is because I have made so many mistakes as I've built my business. I have a lot of material to work with.

By Marissa Levin | August 1, 2010; 02:30 PM ET | Comments (4)

Time of the wimps

Are people are not standing up for social movements like they used to? Or are we just running out of truly important things to stand up for?

By Garrison Wynn | May 6, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (1)

A long way to go

In the U.S. Senate, which was established in 1789, there have been only 38 women total in more than 200 years!

By Jeanine Cogan | January 28, 2010; 12:05 AM ET | Comments (0)

Ability wins the day

At this point in America's history, a person's abilities as a leader, campaigner and strategist will win the day.Race and gender are less relevant than ever -- thankfully.

By Jan Scruggs | January 28, 2010; 12:04 AM ET | Comments (1)

Fear-based prejudice

I have been in several companies' all-male boardrooms as a consultant and heard things you would not believe about female leaders ... and this was just a few years ago!

By Garrison Wynn | January 19, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

It's not about Hillary

Hillary Clinton is a strong and devoted woman. But she is only one of thousands around the world, many of whom had to overcome far more difficult challenges to make the differences they have.

By Tamara Darvish | January 18, 2010; 08:55 AM ET | Comments (0)

The struggle continues

This is not a misprint: The United States is tied with Turkmenistan in 71st place on an international list of the percentage of women in the national legislature -- 16.8 percent.

By Patricia McGuire | January 18, 2010; 12:02 AM ET | Comments (0)

Tokens and Tipping Points

Do we have a critical mass of women leaders now? Are we at a tipping point? Will these women make an impact on issues and policies? I won't prognosticate, but I will continue to be an optimist.

By Catherine H. Tinsley | January 18, 2010; 12:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

It's about time

Recent growth in the number of women leaders is a welcome sign that we will soon be benefiting from a more just and evenly distributed cadre of leaders.

By Seth Kahan | January 18, 2010; 12:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

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