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capricious nerd / nerd teacher [books] reviewed Lean In

Nothing like a girl boss.

1 star

The more I think about this book, the more annoyed I get about its advice. This is particularly true in the current social and political climate. It's frustrating to be told that people who aren't white men need to 'lean in' more when it's not really the problem, and it has never been the problem (even when this book was …

Lean In (Hardcover, 2013, Knopf)

1 star

Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, Nell Scovell

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg examines why women's progress in achieving leadership roles has …