The corporate conundrum: are women on board or jumping ship?
New research reveals a huge proportion of women in corporate jobs are more interested in starting their own business than aiming for the boardroom, says Dr Sam Collin.
“As part of our work with women leaders, Aspire has recently surveyed more than 1,200 female executives and managers about the current status of their lives and careers and where they see themselves going.
Far from being fired-up company advocates who spend their days gazing longingly at the boardroom door, the majority of women we surveyed are ready to quit the corporate world altogether, with nearly eight out of 10 (78%) telling us they are considering leaving to start their own business” …. read more