A Voice of Our Own
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A Voice of Our Own
"How are women around the world finding their own voice.... between ingrained traditions and pop culture stereotypes"
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Speaking while female....

Speaking while female.... | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
If a man talks in a meeting, he gets heard. A woman just gets interrupted.
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"Women who worry that talking “too much” will cause them to be disliked are not paranoid; they are often right."

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Lean Out: The Dangers for Women Who Negotiate

Lean Out: The Dangers for Women Who Negotiate | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Contrary to the advice of “Lean In,” for women, asserting a strong position in negotiations can backfire.
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Gender Balance: "We are literally – and collectively — changing our minds".

Gender Balance: "We are literally – and collectively — changing our minds". | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
The first step is admitting you have a problem.
Agnès Poirier K's insight:

"Slowly but surely, the shift from the 20th century view that “gender imbalance is a women’s problem” to the more 21st century “gender imbalance is a leadership challenge” is beginning to take root.

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