Women Of The Channel: 6 Rules To Live By

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'Lean In'

Tierney urges women not to back down from going after certain opportunities or positions, even if they don't seem completely qualified to do so. She said, as Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg (pictured) argues in her book "Lean In: Women, Work And The Will To Lead," women tend to back down from certain opportunities or situations more than men do, even if they are just are qualified.

"Most women are fearful of going for a new opportunity, unless they have 100 percent of those skills, where, typically men, even if they have 60 percent of those skills, they will go for that opportunity," Tierney said.


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