It’s a shame that so many young girls point to reality TV celebrities as who they want to be when they grow up. In this celebrity-driven culture, those are the faces they see most on magazine covers as well as TVs and computer screens. In order to reverse this trend, we as a society need to give them alternative role models. You can do this by educating yourself on the accomplishments of women and starting conversations with your daughters — and sons! — friends and co-workers.
There are hundreds of women succeeding in every industry you can think of. Many of them are achieving levels of power and influence that were … Read the rest