Carol Hymowitz is a journalist and author. She reports and writes about the challenges and opportunities of living longer for the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and Next Avenue. She formerly was an editor at large at Bloomberg and a senior editor and columnist at the Wall Street Journal, where she spent most of her journalism career. She’s known for popularizing the term “the glass ceiling” in a WSJ article, and is co-author of A History of Women in America. She received a B.A. with honors in literature from Brandeis University and an M.S. from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.