Morning Edition Published by Morning Edition 'Double Bind' Explains The Dearth Of Women In Top Leadership Positions Listen 4 min Queue Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/676876/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Our culture has long expected that women will be kind, and leaders will be authoritative. So what's a female leader to do when she confronts these conflicting stereotypes? (Gary Waters / Getty Images/Ikon Images ) i Copyright 2016 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.