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Women in Business: India

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Historically, India has been a largely male-dominated society in terms of social and cultural values. In the last century, though, with the move away from the traditional insistence on religious customs and ideals, and with the increase of secondary and tertiary female education, India has made much progress towards a more equal and accepting society…. Read More

Is female business representation reflected in buying power globally?

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While there are certainly exceptions, it is fair to say that the majority of people go to work purely to earn money, but what they do earn and how it is spent can vary wildly. Just as house prices and the price of goods – the cost of living, in simple terms – can differ… Read More

Will the global male-female wage gap ever fully close?

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Since the dawn of business, men have always earned more than women, and no more is this evident than in Forbes annual rich list, which this year showed that just 11% of the wealthiest people in the world are women, and most inherited their fortunes. The male-female wage gap has and will be analysed and… Read More

Do women feature prominently in executive positions globally?

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The boardroom can be a cutthroat place, and although the dynamic of many organisations is changing, the makeup of the board is seeing a slower evolution, particularly in terms of gender. A study carried out by Citrix Sharefile recently looked at female representation in boardrooms in the US to fully gauge where women had opportunities… Read More

Are women-owned businesses on the rise globally?

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The dynamic of business ownership has changed dramatically over the years, and no more so than the proportion of women who are now taking on exec roles within organisations. Across the world, women are leading businesses in a variety of sectors, and this has been particularly evident in the US, where female leaders are now… Read More