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Exclusive Excerpt: Sheryl Sandberg on Why I Want Women to “Lean In” | TIME.com

Exclusive Excerpt: Sheryl Sandberg on Why I Want Women to “Lean In” | TIME.com.

Today in the United States and the developed world, women are better off than ever before. But the blunt truth is that men still run the world. While women continue to outpace men in educational achievement, we have ceased making real progress at the top of any industry. Women hold around 14% of Fortune 500 executive-officer positions and about 17% of board seats, numbers that have barely budged over the last decade. This means that when it comes to making the decisions that most affect our world, our voices are not heard equally.