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One-on-One With Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg

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In an exclusive interview with "Bay Area Revelations" Sandberg discusses her second published book, "Option B," where she shares her personal journey of coping with her husbands sudden death while on vacation in Punta Mita, Mexico in May 2015.

In the latest installment of our documentary series, "Bay Area Revelations," we focused on the untold stories of women who helped shape the Bay Area and the nation, including Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. She sat down with us for a  wide-ranging interview, which we've posted in its entirety in the segments below.

'I Think I Was a Geek Growing Up,' Says Sheryl Sandberg'I Think I Was a Geek Growing Up,' Says Sheryl Sandberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg recalls why being a geek growing up in Miami wasn't the most popular thing.

(Published Monday, May 8, 2017)

Sandberg on Why She Shunned 'Most Likely to Succeed' LabelSandberg on Why She Shunned 'Most Likely to Succeed' Label

(Published Tuesday, May 9, 2017)

'I Wanted to Be a Part of That': Sandberg on Silicon Valley'I Wanted to Be a Part of That': Sandberg on Silicon Valley

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about how the tech revolution drew her to Silicon Valley.

(Published Tuesday, May 9, 2017)

'We Need to Be in a New Era for Women,' Says Sandberg'We Need to Be in a New Era for Women,' Says Sandberg

“When ‘Lean In’ was published there were 17 women running countries. Today, it’s 11.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about the need to build women into leaders.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Maternity Leave and 'Why We Need to Do Better'Sandberg on Maternity Leave and 'Why We Need to Do Better'

“We are the only developed economy in the world, in the world, that doesn't offer paid maternity leave and that's unacceptable.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg explains why we need to do better for families in this country.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Dealing With Tragedy and LossSandberg on Dealing With Tragedy and Loss

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes the difficult moments following her husband’s death and the feelings of isolation that she faced.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

‘Mark Is the Best Boss, Best Friend': Sandberg on Zuckerberg‘Mark Is the Best Boss, Best Friend': Sandberg on Zuckerberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes her successful relationship with CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

‘Option B Is About How We Build Resilience’: Says Sandberg‘Option B Is About How We Build Resilience’: Says Sandberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg on how the concept for her book, “Option B,” was born.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Learning ‘How to Build Self-Confidence’Sandberg on Learning ‘How to Build Self-Confidence’

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes the irony of having written a book called “Lean In,” and then struggling to find her self-confidence.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Honoring the Life Her Husband LedSandberg on Honoring the Life Her Husband Led

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about why honoring her late husband’s life is so important to her.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Why She Shunned 'Most Likely to Succeed' LabelSandberg on Why She Shunned 'Most Likely to Succeed' Label

(Published Tuesday, May 9, 2017)

'I Think I Was a Geek Growing Up,' Says Sheryl Sandberg'I Think I Was a Geek Growing Up,' Says Sheryl Sandberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg recalls why being a geek growing up in Miami wasn't the most popular thing.

(Published Monday, May 8, 2017)

Defining the Bay Area Woman: ‘Ambitious,’ Says SandbergDefining the Bay Area Woman: ‘Ambitious,’ Says Sandberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes the “ambitious” Bay Area woman, and why it’s a positive attribute.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Learning ‘Real Gratitude’ Through TraumaSandberg on Learning ‘Real Gratitude’ Through Trauma

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg describes how following tragedy, she has found new appreciation for the basic things in life.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

‘A Better World for Women Is an Equal World,’ Says Sandberg‘A Better World for Women Is an Equal World,’ Says Sandberg

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about the importance of “recognizing that we have a leadership gap by challenging the stereotype, assumptions and barriers that hold women back.”

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Would Sheryl Sandberg Ever Consider Running for President?Would Sheryl Sandberg Ever Consider Running for President?

“It’s time for women to take their rightful seat at the table.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg tells us whether she’d ever consider a presidential run.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Speaking Publicly After Husband's Passing Sandberg on Speaking Publicly After Husband's Passing

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg on opening up about losing a loved and struggling through that loss.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on the Core Messages of Her First Book, ‘Lean in’Sandberg on the Core Messages of Her First Book, ‘Lean in’

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg reflects on the challenges faced by single mothers and the importance of equal pay.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on the ‘Paper Cuts’ That Still Affect WomenSandberg on the ‘Paper Cuts’ That Still Affect Women

“We need better public policies. We need pay equity. We need companies to teach people how to run things fairly.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about the ongoing challenges women still face in the workplace.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Offering to ‘Do Anything’ vs. ‘Do Something’Sandberg on Offering to ‘Do Anything’ vs. ‘Do Something’

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg says, “One of the things I learned researching ‘Option B’ was what’s kinder than an offer to do anything, is an offer to do something.”

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Self-Confidence Tip: Write Down 3 Things You Did Well TodaySelf-Confidence Tip: Write Down 3 Things You Did Well Today

In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg reflects on the self-confidence trick she learned from her co-author that she wishes she had included in “Lean In.”

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

‘I Was Called Bossy My Entire Life,” Says Sandberg‘I Was Called Bossy My Entire Life,” Says Sandberg

“Until we stop calling little girls bossy, we're not going to have women in leadership roles that they deserve to have.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about the double-standard assertive women face.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

'We Need to Be in a New Era for Women,' Says Sandberg'We Need to Be in a New Era for Women,' Says Sandberg

“When ‘Lean In’ was published there were 17 women running countries. Today, it’s 11.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about the need to build women into leaders.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)

Sandberg on Maternity Leave and 'Why We Need to Do Better'Sandberg on Maternity Leave and 'Why We Need to Do Better'

“We are the only developed economy in the world, in the world, that doesn't offer paid maternity leave and that's unacceptable.” In this web extra clip from "Bay Area Revelations: Women Game Changers," Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg explains why we need to do better for families in this country.

(Published Friday, May 12, 2017)