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03/17/2017. Facebook
"Do not—repeat: do not!—apologize for talking about money." A great Feminist Fight Club book excerpt in Fast Company.

Exactly What (Not) To Say When Negotiating Your Salary | Fast Company

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03/17/2017. Facebook
#ICYMI: Here's a fashion statement we love. The national women's soccer team in Sweden unveiled new jerseys that replace players' names with empowering messages focused on inspiring young women. #BanBossy #LeanIn

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03/11/2017. Facebook
Today we're celebrating Lean In's anniversary!

Four years ago, we launched Lean In to help all women achieve their ambitions, whatever they may be. Today we’re more committed than ever to this goal, and we’re so grateful to the community we’ve built together.

There is still so much work to do to get to true equality for women. We need to do even more to support women in workplaces, halls of...
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03/09/2017. Facebook
"It’s not your job to be likable. It’s your job to be yourself."

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie offers some bold and badass advice for women. ❤ #MustRead

Women, stop worrying about being liked — Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s advice for living boldly

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03/08/2017. Facebook
A world in which all women and girls can reach their full potential will be a better world for all of us. Happy International Women's Day from Lean In! #IWD2017
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03/08/2017. Facebook
A truly inspiring conversation between Sheryl and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on how women and men can work together to get to equality.

And don't miss the Prime Minister's video message for Lean In Canada to celebrate the great work they are doing: [ Bit.ly Link ] #InternationalWomensDay #LeanInTogether
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03/07/2017. Facebook
#TuesdayTip: Don't just mentor – sponsor.

The best mentors go beyond mentorship and advocate for their mentees. Start by understanding your mentee’s goals, then think through her best path forward and how you can help. Recommend her for a high-profile project. Introduce her to people in your network. Find ways to open doors for her and invest in her success.

Here are four things all mentors...
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03/07/2017. Facebook
130 million girls around the world are not in school. If you counted from one to 130 million, it would take you five years.

By investing in girls' education, we can save lives, fight poverty, and reduce inequality. Add your voice: one.org/girlscount #GirlsCount #PovertyIsSexist
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03/06/2017. Facebook
Educating one girl for one day costs less than a loaf of bread or a newspaper. It’s a small investment that can change the world.

130 million girls are denied an education. To make the world take notice, the ONE Campaign is counting them one by one. We're joining them because we believe all #GirlsCount.

Go to one.org/girlscount if you want to help.
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03/05/2017. Facebook
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03/02/2017. Facebook
In the workplace, women often have to face a tightrope between being perceived as too “masculine” (and therefore respected, but not liked) and too “feminine” (and therefore liked, but not respected). Here's how to identify the tightrope bias and get strategies to navigate it successfully.
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03/02/2017. Facebook
An inside look at the amazing women scientists featured in LEGO's new women of NASA set — from Margaret Hamilton, who developed the software that allowed Apollo astronauts to land on the moon to Mae Jemison, the first black woman to go to space.
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03/01/2017. Facebook
"Movement is a movement." espnW's tribute to women in sports gave us chills.

Share with the athletes in your life. #WhenIPlay
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03/01/2017. Facebook
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02/28/2017. Facebook
Every day this month, Cristi Smith-Jones and her five-year-old daughter Lola have recreated an image of some of the black women who changed history. The project features Lola dressed up as trailblazers like Toni Morrison, Misty Copeland and Zora Neale Hurston. Says Cristi, "I knew there were many women deserving of recognition, so the only downside was narrowing it down to 28." #Herstory...
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Kindergartener adorably recreates iconic historical figures for Black History Month

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02/27/2017. Facebook
Ellen Ochoa was 11 years old when Neil Armstrong landed on the moon. Years later, she would become the first Latina to head into space – but she would never have believed that at the time. There were no female astronauts when she was growing up, and when she was in college a professor told her to steer clear of engineering because the classes would be too difficult. “I never considered being...
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First Latina in Space Ellen Ochoa to be Inducted into the Astronaut Hall of Fame

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02/27/2017. Facebook
Thrice as nice: Viola Davis just became the first black artist to win an Oscar, Emmy and Tony for acting. #Oscars
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02/26/2017. Facebook
Women of color are the most underrepresented group in the corporate pipeline. Black, Hispanic, and Asian women hold just 3% of C-suite positions – despite having higher aspirations for becoming top executives than white women.

There's important work to be done, and embracing different perspectives is not just the right thing to do – it's the smart thing to do. Diverse teams produce better...
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02/25/2017. Facebook
Right now, 130 million girls are out of school. If the number of girls out of school formed a country, it would be the tenth largest on the planet – bigger than Japan or Germany.

We cannot afford to squander the potential of 130 million girls to cure diseases or end wars, invent brilliant technology or revolutionize an industry...or simply to access opportunity.

Learn more at One.org....
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02/24/2017. Facebook
Ahead of the #Oscars this weekend, Janelle Monáe highlighted another #HiddenFigure who should be celebrated. Raye Montague is the woman who revolutionized the way the U.S. Navy designs its ships. In 1970, her bosses told her department that they had one month to figure out how to design a ship using a computer. Montague completed the task in less than 19 hours.

“You are an American hero and...
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Janelle Monáe Honors 'Hidden Figure' And Naval Engineer Raye Montague

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