Gender Equality – It’s not just about the money.

Via Fortune.com

Gender equality is not just about the gender pay gap, about the money. That is a symptom. It’s also about how women are treated at work, about all our inherent biases. Take a long look at the chart above. Women get a real drubbing when it comes to appraisals compared to their male counterparts. We all need praise to improve. Constant criticism is not helpful to anyone’s development yet this piece of research from Fortune 100 seems to suggest that’s just what we women get.

And here’s another finding on how women entrepreneurs are similarly put down. (Clicking on the diagrams will take you to the original articles, by the way.)

From HBR.org

Language is so important. Yet it is hard as a woman to be constantly calling this out, to be dealing with it on a day to day basis. I have seminar coming up on this very topic, next month in Bristol. We still have some places left so if you’re interested, please check out this link. It’s at Arnos Vale, walking distance from Bristol Temple Meads station, parking is available. It’s just 2 hours (perfect for busy professionals) and only £49.50.

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