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Raising Phillips: Kyra's mom a working mom
Sheryl Sandberg's new book encourages women to "Lean In" and be more assertive. Some say she provides a guidebook for women trying to get ahead in the modern workplace. We asked Kyra's mom to share her advice for young women.
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