Visit the site by Shriver and the Center for American Progress: For more than a year, Shriver and CAP explored the transformation of the way Americans live and work. Among the findings, is what happens in the face of sweeping change.
Women still don't enjoy the same rewards as men for a spot in the corner office. But many women on this list have broken career ceilings in a range of industries.
A mom who confronted a blood-soaked, knife-carrying man moments after the apparently ideologically motivated murder of a British soldier said she did so in order to protect onlookers.