Women in leadership
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In this episode we share recent research as well as our own thoughts and experiences on women in leadership. We ask if women are still facing the same challenges as leaders and what needs to happen to support more women in leadership positions:

  • 02:19  – setting the context, Lean In and McKinsey report
  • 04:47 – is it because I’m a woman?
  • 11:17 – have the challenges for women changed?
  • 13:42 – the positive impact of women leaders in organisations
  • 21:58 – causes of imposter syndrome
  • 24:06 – challenging stereotypes
  • 28:40 – How to...

As always we share our top takeaways and in this episode we discuss ways to advocate and support women leaders. We discuss the need to present evidence and impacts to our organisation and whose role it is to support women in leadership. 

We reference the Women in the Workplace report carried out by McKinsey and Lean In. You can download it here:  https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/diversity-and-inclusion/women-in-the-workplace

We also reference the Women Count report by The Pipeline: https://execpipeline.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/Women-Count-2022-1.pdf

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