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Sheryl Sandberg: The Word 'Bossy' Should Be Banned

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Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, speaks at a luncheon for the American Society of News Editors in San Diego. Gregory Bull/AP hide caption

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Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg was named Monday to the company's board of directors. Sandberg is the first woman on Facebook's board. Vincenzo Pinto/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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