Twenty years ago, the Ms. Foundation started Take Our Daughters to Work Day to demystify the workplace for girls. That mission is accomplished. What girls need now is encouragement to become leaders. It's time to take them to the C-suite, where the corporate chiefs work.
Jill Scott, Kiran Bedi, and other women who work to change cultural perceptions highlighted the White House Project event.
Advice for young women: Make friends. Share praise. Wear red.
More women serve in state legislatures, but the United States is far behind many other countries.