This TED talk is a couple years old now but still worth a listen. COO of Facebook Sheryl Sandberg after giving this talk wrote ‘Lean In’ a best seller discussing women and the workforce. Sheryl in her book and TED talk acknowledges the cultural bias against women and the sexism they confront in the workforce particularly when they take up leadership position. Her answer challenge the gender bias by talking about it openly and acting in deviance of the guilt, social norms and family/ community expectations that can hold women back.
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