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“A man or a woman can come up with a great product…(But) getting at the emotional underpinnings,…women are great at that. Many men are reluctant to share their deepest emotions to men, but they will spill their guts to a good-listening woman.”
Mary Lou Quinlan
USA Today

"I PERSONALLY WAS ELECTRIFIED BY OUR RESEARCH...I WAS TOUCHING PEOPLE AND LAUGHING WITH WOMEN AND THEY WERE GIVING ME THESE AMAZING INSIGHTS. I FELT ALIVE AGAIN."
MARY LOU IN THE NEW YORK TIMES

'THE WOMEN I INTERVIEWED DIDN'T BLAME THEIR CORPORATIONS OR THEIR BOSSES. THEY BLAMED THEMSELVES FOR OVERWORKING. THEY ARE THEIR OWN WORST ENEMY. WHEN I SPEAK TO WOMEN WHO ARE PLAIN EXHAUSTED ABOUT TAKING TIME OFF, I HEAR, 'I CAN'T.' THEY SEE IT AS BLACK AND WHITE "
Mary Lou in MORE

"A GREAT EMPLOYEE THAT LEAVES IS A GREAT LOSS. COMPANIES TOLD ME THEY WISH THEY WOMEN WOULD GIVE THEM A CHANCE TO MAYBE SAY YES [TO A SABBATICAL]."
Mary Lou in People Weekly


April 20, 2014
by Mary Lou Quinlan

At last. And just in time.

OKAY. My work here is done. Today I opened the Wall St. Journal to read a story that was out last week (why are they just running ...

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newest project

The most powerful female relationship begins as mother and daughter. With the God Box project - a book, play, series of short films, website, iPhone app, a virtual community – Mary Lou shares lessons of life and love from her own mom.

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