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I was wondering this myself, so I interviewed 100 of them. The results were confirming and, at times, a bit depressing. What a cool bunch of women they are - from academic researchers to AI auto designers to engineers of all types. I asked them all of the questions...read more
NOTE: This article was originally posted on Huffington Post - link to Huffington Post article “Johnny did it!” yelled the little girl, pointing her finger at her younger sibling. Broken glass pieces littered the floor around them both. We can all relate to this scene,...read more
We got to see it again as we suffered through 90 minutes watching the debates the other night. The post-debate commentary echoed what we were all thinking and feeling - neither candidate hit it out of the park for us. The bottom line is: They aren’t the Leaders we...read more
Hey Ladies, you may not be aware of this, but we have way more education than the guys these days. The image above shows the percentage of female/male for degrees awarded at all levels in US. 1981 was the point of equity and we have been gaining nonstop ever since....read more
Do you know what your passion is? Are you living your best life? Do you worry that you're not? If so, you're not alone. I've been talking to a lot of women lately to gather data for my women's survey. It's been great fun. But what's not been fun is hearing a few...read more
I've realized lately how important courage is. Without it, we sit around, supposedly happy in our comfort zone. Only it's not so comfortable, is it? We wonder why we feel unfulfilled. Our jealousy is easily aroused when we see other people doing what we want or...read more
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