Harvard Business Review on more women in the workforce….

……if female employment rates were to match male rates in the United States, overall GDP would rise by 5%. In Japan, such initiatives could increase GDP by 9%. In developing economies, the effect soars into the double digits.

At the end of the day, we’re all searching for a path to global economic recovery. Political and corporate leaders must recognize that women are the solution. Rather than wringing their hands over the issues, why not implement actions that enable women to achieve their power and potential in the marketplace?

Read the complete article here..

 

About WorkwithWomen

WorkwithWomen (as well as WerkmetjeGezin) is an initiative of Patricia Handels. Patricia has a master in international economics since 1998. She has worked for 10 years in marketing & sales in the financial industry in Europe. For almost 4 years now, she has been working as a consultant and coach in talent management. She has worked for different companies and with both female and male clients. Female leadership in organisations has had her special attention for years and has become her specialty.
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