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Are You Subtly Sexist? (Most Likely, Yes.)

Jessica Bennett “​Amplify the ideas of your female colleagues. This is what the women of the Obama White House did when they felt they weren’t being heard in meetings. They’d commit beforehand to having each other’s backs, then walk into the meeting and make sure they repeated ​each other's ideas—always with credit to the authors. ”
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Are You Subtly Sexist? (Most Likely, Yes.)

"But I’m not sexist," we all think. As journalist Jessica Bennett’s fascinating work shows, we—women and men—exhibit subtle sexist...

Detoxing the Workplace

Stressful workplace conditions can have as much of an impact on your well-being as second-hand smoke, says Jeffrey Pfeffer,...

Stressful workplace conditions can have as much of an impact on your well-being as second-hand smoke, says Jeffrey Pfeffer,...

Detoxing the Workplace

Moms on Modern Activism—and How It Actually Works

“Over the past decade, many of us have become really comfortable with the idea of voting with our wallets: We've shopped at farmers markets to increase small-scale, organic food production, and we've supported personal care brands that make their formulas without toxic chemicals.”
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Moms on Modern Activism—and How It Actually Works

We asked six women who are making big-deal progress (the changing-legislation, educating-millions-of-people kind of progress) to tell us about...

The GP Interview: LENA DUNHAM & JENNI KONNER

Lena Dunham & Jenni Konner “Curated by the badass duo behind the television show Girls and the production company A Casual Romance, Lena Dunham’s and Jenni Konner’s year-old newsletter has quickly become a must-read on topics ranging from politics to style, culture, and career. We already look forward to recurring themes, like their seasonal fiction issue, the Lennyscopes (“existential predictions” by writer Melissa Broder) released at the beginning of each month, as well as the Lit Thursday roundups that tell us what’s in Lenny staffers’ to-be-read piles. ”
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The GP Interview: Lena Dunham & Jenni Konner

GP caught up with Lena and Jenni to discuss the making of Lenny, and their plans for scaling it...

Why We All Need Family Leave

Jessica Shortall “We live in the only developed country in the world with no paid maternity or family leave, and it’s just got to change. Jessica Shortall's TED talk on the topic blew us away; her book, Work, Pump, Repeat: A New Mom’s Guide to Surviving Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work, made us even more determined to get involved.”
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Why We All Need Family Leave

We live in the only developed country in the world with no paid maternity or family leave—and it’s just...

Adam Grant on NEXT-LEVEL HIRING

Adam Grant “It’s nerve-racking to interview for a job, but for most people, sitting on the other side of the table doesn’t come naturally either. Whether you’re hiring a summer intern for your company or an assistant for yourself, or you’re a CEO looking to expand your leadership team, the process can feel frustratingly mysterious. ”
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Next-Level Hiring

Whether you’re hiring a summer intern for your company or an assistant for yourself, or you’re a CEO looking...