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Friday, March 8, 2013

The Real Women's Issue: Time

SandbergSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg is taking a drubbing for prescribing from a privileged perch the keys to female success in her upcoming book "Lean In," but she's struck a chord among many in her backyard. In her own more ( 3/8/2013 2:30:40 PM -08:00 )

'Lean In,' by Sheryl Sandberg
So I was sitting at my desk with a copy of Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In" at my elbow, procrastinating for a tiny minute before writing this review. I was leaning back, I admit, by checking Facebook. Glancing at the right side of the page, where Facebook inserts more
San Francisco Chronicle ( 3/8/2013 2:30:21 PM -08:00 )

The Real Women's Issue: Time
The Real WomenNever mind 'leaning in.' To get more working women into senior roles, companies need to rethink the clock. Article; Video; Stock Quotes; Comments. more in Life & Culture | Find New $LINKTEXTFIND$ ». smaller; Larger more
Wall Street Journal ( 3/8/2013 2:28:54 PM -08:00 )

Hannah Rosin: Has the term 'feminist' outlived its usefulness?
Hannah Rosin: Has the term I recently made fun of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer for saying in the PBS Maker documentary about the women's movement that she would not call herself a feminist. Mayer described feminists as women who are “militant” and have a “chip on the shoulder,” more
Dallas Morning News ( 3/8/2013 2:21:43 PM -08:00 )

RPT-Sandberg's hot-button book rings true for Silicon Valley women
By Sarah McBride. SAN FRANCISCO, March 8 (Reuters) - Facebook executive. Sheryl Sandberg is taking a drubbing for prescribing from a privileged perch the keys to female success in her upcoming book "Lean In," but she's struck a chord among many in more
Chicago Tribune ( 3/8/2013 2:16:36 PM -08:00 )

About Sheryl Sandberg's 'Lean In' program
As a companion to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's book, the nonprofit foundation is promoting a program for women who want to follow up on her suggestions. These are the main elements: Community: A website and Facebook page where more
San Jose Mercury News ( 3/8/2013 1:52:49 PM -08:00 )

'Cosmo Careers' Debuts With Sheryl Sandberg As Guest Editor (PHOTO)
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg guest-edited the first-ever edition of Cosmopolitan's career-focused pullout. Cosmo Careers debuted in the magazine's April issue. Sandberg appeared on the cover in addition to guest-editing the 40-page digest size pullout. more
Huffington Post ( 3/8/2013 12:42:35 PM -08:00 )

'60 Minutes' interview: Sheryl Sandberg discusses 'leaning in'
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg has given few interviews before her book launch, but she's kicking off a major media campaign with a taped appearance Sunday on CBS's "60 Minutes." Here are some excerpts from that interview: On taking credit: "Women more
San Jose Mercury News ( 3/8/2013 12:32:40 PM -08:00 )

Why do we hate successful women?
It's one of our current ironies that the same liberal people complaining that there are not enough women CEOs seem to harbor a special contempt for the women CEOs we do have. We like to say there aren't enough women in the higher echelons of more ( 3/8/2013 12:17:43 PM -08:00 )

Review: Sheryl Sandberg's book, 'Lean In,' is a true manifesto
Fifty years after "The Feminine Mystique" identified the depression and stir-craziness of suburban housewives, another rallying cry for women has come along. It was written by Sheryl Sandberg, a mother of two who works outside the home. She addresses more
San Jose Mercury News ( 3/8/2013 12:12:42 PM -08:00 )

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg doubles down on 'Lean In' campaign
Already a lightning rod for arguing that women must "lean in," push hard and do more to advance their own careers, Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg is doubling down on the debate with a high-profile book launch next week and a nationwide campaign more
San Jose Mercury News ( 3/8/2013 12:01:17 PM -08:00 )

Lean In, Read On: 21 Perspectives on Sheryl Sandberg's Book
Lean In, Read On: 21 Perspectives on Sheryl SandbergWe are in a bull market for think pieces about Sheryl Sandberg. (Not to fret, ours is coming soon.) In the spirit of International Women's Day, and well, in the spirit of saving readers some work trawling the internet for Sandberg coverage, here's a roundup of more
Wall Street Journal (blog) ( 3/8/2013 11:20:09 AM -08:00 )

Leaning In to New Ideas
Let's face facts: The U.S. women's movement, as we knew it, is gasping for air. Young women who are its future don't identify with it, we are forced to fight past battles we thought we'd won (like abortion rights), and Americans think women already have as more
Huffington Post ( 3/8/2013 10:51:05 AM -08:00 )

Marissa Mayer: Hero of International Women's Day?
"I don't think that I would consider myself a feminist," Marissa Mayer said last year, and some may argue she proved it when promptly banning Yahoo employees from working remotely. Mayer's action, though, has arguably helped the cause set forth by more
PC Magazine ( 3/8/2013 10:03:24 AM -08:00 )

Gen-Y responds to Sheryl Sandberg's 'Lean In'
Gen-Y responds to Sheryl SandbergSheryl Sandberg's new book, Lean In, may be good, but it's the backlash that has people talking. Is Sandberg the best - or worst - role model for young feminists? By Colleen Leahey, reporter. WHITE BOOK FORTUNE -- I began Lean In anticipating a more
Fortune ( 3/8/2013 9:27:03 AM -08:00 )

Sheryl Sandberg stands up for Marissa Mayer
Sheryl Sandberg stands up for Marissa MayerWhen Ms Mayer arrived as chief executive of the internet search giant, she promised to change the culture of the embattled search company so that it became “the absolute best place to work”. As well as introducing free food in the canteen and offering free more ( 3/8/2013 6:08:04 AM -08:00 )

Sheryl Sandberg Defends Marissa Mayer
Sheryl Sandberg Defends Marissa MayerSomewhere in Silicon Valley, Sheryl Sandberg's humming Aretha Franklin. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has received a lot of backlash lately for her ban on working remotely, but she has at least one ally in her fellow female boss, Sandberg. In a Time interview more
Daily Beast ( 3/8/2013 5:49:14 AM -08:00 )

Happy International Women's Day
There's also a secret panel at 12:30 when we will finally come to an official decision about whether or not we approve of this book. Happy International Women's Day! Every year, this day comes around. It is a great day! Don't forget to celebrate! At 11 there's a more
Washington Post (blog) ( 3/8/2013 4:11:43 AM -08:00 )

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's new book 'Lean In' triggers pre-launch debate
Facebook COO Sheryl SandbergNew York: For a book that has yet to be released, Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In - part feminist manifesto, part how-to career guide - has got a lot of people talking. In the weeks leading up to the book's release on Monday, pundits and press hounds have been more
IBNLive ( 3/8/2013 12:14:31 AM -08:00 )

Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook COO back Yahoo! chief Marissa Mayer following
Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook COO back Yahoo! chief Marissa Mayer followingFacebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has become an ally for Marissa Mayer after the Yahoo! chief came under fire for ordering stay-at-home employees back to the office. In an article published on Thursday to herald the release of her first book more
Daily Mail ( 3/7/2013 9:55:20 PM -08:00 )