Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders

Women often face tougher choices between professional success and personal fulfilment, which is why Sheryl Sandberg has been trying to keep them in the workforce. In her TED talk below, the Facebook chief operating officer and author of Lean In offers mothers who want to keep their foot on the gas pedal this message:

1) Sit at the table and keep your hand up;

2) Make your partner a real partner; and

3) Don’t leave before you leave.

She responds to criticism of her book here:

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