Lean in : women, work, and the will to lead / Sheryl Sandberg with Nell Scovell.
Author: Sandberg, Sheryl.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
ISBN: 9780385349949 (hbk.)
Description: 228 p. ; 25 cm.
Subject: Sandberg, Sheryl.
Women Employment Psychological aspects.
Women in the professions.
Leadership in women.
Contents: Internationalizing the revolution -- The leadership ambition gap : what would you do if you weren't afraid? -- Sit at the table -- Success and likeability -- It's a jungle gym, not a ladder -- Are you my mentor? -- Seek and speak your truth -- Don't leave before you leave -- Make your partner a real partner -- The myth of doing it all -- Let's start talking about it -- Working together toward equality.
Summary: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at what women can do to help themselves and make the small changes in their lives that can effect change on a more universal scale. Drawing on her own experiences working in some of the world's most successful businesses, as well as academic research, she seeks practical answers to the problems facing women in the workplace.