And the winners are...
In a year of savage cuts and shakeups, these 50 women didn't just endure ñ they outdid their competition. more
  1. Indra Nooyi
  2. Irene Rosenfeld
  3. Pat Woertz
  4. Angela Braly
  5. Andrea Jung
  1. Oprah Winfrey
  2. Ellen Kullman
  3. Carol Bartz
  4. Ursula Burns
  5. Brenda Barnes

Facebook finally makes money Sheryl Sandberg, the social networking site's COO, announces 300M users and positive cash flow. more
Deficit the right thing to do Despite its size, Warren Buffett says the huge run-up is necessary at this point but 'not for very long'. more

25 Highest-paid
Hewlett Packard's Ann Livermore banked over $17 million last year ñ see how much the other top-earners raked in. more
The D.C. power list
Rarely has Washington wielded so much power over business, and never have so many women been calling the shots. more
10 Global leaders
These female executives are on top of the world. more
Meet Oracle's enforcer - Safra Catz
She's Larry Ellison's secretive but effective right hand and the driving force behind the company's stellar financial performance. more
Pepsi's queen of pop
The No. 1 Most Powerful Woman, Indra Nooyi, talks with Fortune's Patricia Sellers about a recent trip to China, the "age of thrift," and why operating experience is overrated. more