Women and careers
There are 212 case studies in this section. These describe the issues our clients faced as they approached their job search and how we helped them with securing new positions and negotiate better packages. At the beginning of many stories, you will see a video or audio symbol. Click on that and listen to or watch the client speak about their Stewart, Cooper & Coon search experience.
According to the US Small Business Administration, over 36 percent of all businesses in the United States are majority-owned by female entrepreneurs.
No one with any credibility will pretend there are not still significant challenges for professionally minded and career-dedicated women in today’s business world, but facts and figures like those above are, in a word, heartening. To be able to step back and see the phenomenal impact that women are having in the business world should be an encouragement to every young woman coming into her own and setting her sights on the corporate sphere.
When talking about Venture Capital (VC), however, the panorama seems to shift. Considering the fact that the total number of women VCs declined by … Read More
Embracing differences and understanding that unique abilities and viewpoints add value to any organization is a crucial part in overcoming any antiquated perspectives associated with the executive world.
There is a great deal to be learned from female business leaders who have not only experienced success in their field, but triumphed through specific hindrances often not experienced by their male counterparts.
Yet, despite your status or stage in career, all business leaders can benefit from advice on how to advance within your profession. Nicole Fallon, writer and managing editor for Business News Daily gathered some indispensable recommendations from women who are leading in their industries.
Angie Hicks, Chief Marketing Officer of Angie’s List
As a shy college graduate with … Read More