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Rachel Thomas
Cofounder/president of & . Host of . Girls soccer fan. Proud mother of two. Working to make the world a more equal, resilient place.
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Rachel Thomas Dec 6
When you’re the only or one of the only women in the room, your workplace experience is significantly worse. On , I join experts to dig into new research on what it's like to be the only one and what companies can do about it.
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Lean In Dec 5
This year, women started movements and won elections—and a whole lot more. Here's a quick roundup of what women achieved in 2018.
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Rachel Thomas Dec 4
The latest Women in the Workplace report shows that women are too often the only or one of the only women in a room at work — they often feel on guard, more pressure, and isolated. On , we dig into this experience—and what needs to change.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 29
A meaningful and moving talk by on how acceptance and healing are a continual process after hardship. This is a must-watch. Thank you, Boz for sharing your story and inspiring us to take an active approach to life’s challenges.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 27
Congratulations to Kristine Guillaume! I can’t wait to see what you accomplish next.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 20
Does AI exacerbate bias? In this episode of , I talk to experts from MIT and Cornell to understand how AI helps us make big (and sometimes wrong) decisions about who to hire or who goes to prison.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 15
Many of us hesitate to reach out to people who are struggling because we worry about saying the wrong thing. But this holiday season, it’s easier than you think to give the gift of love, friendship, and support.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 14
In middle school, girls’ confidence drastically drops and feelings of “I’m not good enough” become too common. As the head of — and the mother of an 11-year-old girl — this terrifies me. So I went looking for answers in this episode of .
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Rachel Thomas Nov 9
My heart is with everyone affected by the fires throughout California, especially those who have lost loved ones and homes. We should all be grateful for the firefighters who are risking their lives to protect others. Please stay safe.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 8
I am so saddened by yet another senseless shooting. My heart goes out to those who lost loved ones in Thousand Oaks last night and to the first responders and community members who are supporting their neighbors in the aftermath of this tragedy. Our leaders are letting us down.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 8
A sweet moment from this week’s episode of — I had the special opportunity to introduce a few soccer players (my daughter included) to some members of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 7
I still remember the thrill of the record-breaking ‘99 Women’s World Cup Final. It was just as exciting to chat with and about the day they won — and how women in sports have been changing the game ever since. Tune in!
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Lean In Nov 7
A record number of women ran for office—and a record number of women won. This one's for the history books. 🙌🏻🙌🏼🙌🏽🙌🏾🙌🏿
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Rachel Thomas Nov 6
No matter what happens tonight, this is a historic election for women. So inspiring to see so many women run for office at every level. Our country would be better off with more women in leadership. Make your voice heard – vote today!
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Rachel Thomas Nov 6
Women have only had the right to vote for 98 years. It’s not a right any of us should take for granted. Go make your voice heard at the polls today! artist credit: clariceapple
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Rachel Thomas Nov 5
What an incredible list of young changemakers — from artists to activists to innovators.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 1
Replying to @RachelSThomas
Awareness is a big step in solving this problem, so I hope you’ll learn more about at — then help spread the word.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 1
Replying to @adidas @Reebok and 3 others
You can’t solve a problem you don’t know about. Grateful to our partners for raising awareness. , , , , and are asking consumers across the country to think about the impact of getting 47% less today.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 1
Replying to @RachelSThomas
Latinas and their families miss out on $1 million, on average, in lost earnings over the course of a career. That’s money that could go toward groceries, a down payment, college tuition — you name it.
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Rachel Thomas Nov 1
Our research with in partnership with found nearly 1 in 3 Americans isn’t aware of the pay gap between Latinas and white men. More than 4 in 10 aren’t aware of the gap between Latinas and white women.
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