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The World Economic Forum predicts women will reach leadership parity in 2095.
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March 24th, 2015: Edition 6
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IN THE HEADLINES

Eric Schmidt Publicly Called On His Manterrupting
During a SXSW panel that focused on diversity in tech, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt repeatedly interrupted fellow panelist Megan Smith - and then was called out by the head of Google's own Unconscious Bias program.
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UN Women: We're Not Partnering With Uber
Ten days after Uber announced a partnership with UN Women to create 1 million new jobs for women as drivers,  UN Women backed out, stating that a formal partnership with the ride-sharing startup never existed in the first place.
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Omnicom Launches Omniwomen UK To Identify Rising Female Stars
Omnicom, one of the world's leading marketing services groups, will bring Omniwomen, an initiative to increase the number and influence of female leaders in the Omnicom network, to the UK.
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Katharine Viner Tapped To Lead The Guardian
It took them 194 years, but The Guardian will finally have its first female editor-in-chief: Katharine Viner, the current deputy editor and editor-in-chief of Guardian US. 
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WHAT WE'RE READING

Learning Political Savvy To Take The Lead
Executive coach Bonnie Marcus explains why embracing office politics is critical to getting ahead at work and shares five strategies for upping your political savvy.
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Oh, The Times Of Inequality, They Are A-Changin'
Sheryl Axelrod reports on the status of women and minorities in Big Law. The stats aren't great, but she thinks three economic forces could change that very soon.
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The Monopolists
Mary Pilon's book shares the story of another woman who was written out of history: Elizabeth Magie, the unheralded creator of the iconic board game Monopoly.
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GOOD STUFF FROM OUR FRIENDS

Lean In's  #LeanInTogether campaign to encourage men to join the movement is in full swing. Head over to their website for inspiring  tips for men at home and tips for men at work, and pass it along to the men in your life who support gender equality.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK

"Women. Poor people. People of color. People with disabilities. Immigrants. Gay men. Lesbians. Bisexuals. Trans people. Intersex people. We have been pitted against each other and made to feel like there are limited seats at the table for those of us who fall into the category of 'other.'"
- Actress Kerry Washignton, in a rousing speech at Saturday's GLAAD Media Awards (which, trust us, is really worth watching in full)

#25not95 - because women deserve leadership parity in 10 years, not 80! Take the pledge, share the hashtag everywhere, and help us get there!
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