Mending the Gender Gap: Advancing Tomorrow's Women Leaders Today

July 2013
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Mending the Gender Gap: Advancing Tomorrow's Women Leaders Today

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Women continue to dramatically lag behind their male counterparts in leadership roles. Women make up 35% of the global workforce across all industries -- but only 17% progress to leadership roles. More alarming, women hold only 12% of board seats and a mere 5% of CEO positions. What talent strategies can companies take to expand their pipeline of women leaders and help close the gender gap?