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Survival Strategies in a “Lean In” World: Real People, Real Stories, Real Solutions

In a world that has become increasingly fast-paced, overconnected and plagued by lack of boundaries, the notion of balance is insane and impossible to achieve. Rather than attempt the impossible, this session will offer a blend of practical advice and inspiration to attain a new equilibrium, redefine your goals and priorities, and try to attain some sanity. Whether you are grappling with motherhood, caring for elderly parents, managing the abyss of a home or all of the above, this session led by Lisa Belkin will offer you some levity, humor, real stories and great tips from real women for managing the day-to-day chaos of life!

Thought Leader: Lisa Belkin, author and chief national correspondent, Yahoo News @lisabelkin

Panel of Experts:
1. Katrina Alcorn, author, Maxed Out: American Moms on the Brink @kalcorn
2. Camille Chang Gilmore, vice president, human resources, interventional cardiology and global chief diversity officer, Boston Scientific
3. Gail Sheehy, best-selling author, Passages and Daring: My Passages @gail_sheehy
4. Lynn D. Tinney, VP Americas channel, Riverbed Technology @lynntinney

Host: Teresa Hassara, executive vice president, head of institutional business, TIAA-CREF