Where Are the Leading Ladies? How the Gender Gap Looks Today
Earlier this week, we learned how women are faring compared to men in terms of salary and earning potential. And if that got you thinking about how we stack up in other key areas—like snagging leadership positions or starting businesses—spend a few minutes learning from this infographic.
The good news: we're making promising progress, especially in the areas of education and entrepreneurship. The bad? There are still some pretty major gaps. Read on for the stats that show, as Sheryl Sandberg puts it, how much "we need women at all levels."
Home page photo courtesy of US Department of Labor. Infographic courtesy of MBA@UNC MBA Online and Women 2.0.
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