My friend and colleague excitedly showed me the books she had just purchased. One of them was Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. She and I sit across from each other at work. Our cubicles are hidden in the very back corner of the office.
“‘Did you hear the one about the woman taking a feminist studies class who got angry when someone called her a feminist?’ . . . We mistakenly thought that there was nothing left to fight for.” (143). Sheryl Sandberg‘s Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead urges women to lean in to their work and move into leadership roles. And she does this with complete honesty, humility, and humor.