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Why You Should Invest In Your Female Team Members

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Blog

Why You Should Invest In Your Female Team Members

Strong female leaders are everywhere and are as varied as their interests. Despite more articles being written about them, changes still need to be made on the business front. Key findings were published by Babson College on the subject of women CEOs in venture-funded companies, and the results were a low 2.7%. And even more disappointing, 85% failed to have any women on their team at all. We can talk about equality and diversity until we are blue in the face, but there are some very worthwhile reasons why you should be investing in your female team members. Their persistence is steady I have not met a strong female who was not persistent or at least resilient in some way. They may not be the loudest in the room, but it is their quiet strength that makes them stand out from the rest. And when they fall, often they will be the first ones back up on that horse, learning from their mistakes as they go. They maintain a strong risk awareness Women understand risk, very well in fact. They manage a large number of household incomes and are magnificent at making big money decisions while analysing the risk...

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