Women at the Table:Now More Than Ever Julie Graber Managing Director April 21, 2010
As Layoffs Surge, Women May Pass Men in the Labor Force (The New York Times, February 2009) It’s Not just a Recession, It’s a Mancession (July 9, 2009 – The Atlantic) Women are victors in ‘mancession’ (June 7, 2009, The Times, Great Britain)
Disappearing from the Picture % Women at Each Level60.00% 49.90%50.00%40.00% 35%30.00% % Women 20%20.00% 15%10.00% 3% 0.00% Workforce Managers Senior Leaders Executive Officers CEOs
Organizational Learning Curve DEFENSIVE COMPLIANCE MANAGERIAL STRATEGIC CIVILDeny Adopt a Embed the Integrate Moral andpractices, policy-based issue in core societal issue ethicaloutcomes, compliance management in core commitment –responsibility approach as a processes business it’s the right– usually cost of doing – HR dept. strategies thing to dohandled by businessLegal Dept. – PR dept.
In Rework (Fried & Hansson) How long is overrated What matters is how well
From Gary Hamel:The Future of Management (2007) For the first time since the dawning of the industrial age, the only way to build a company that’s fit for the future is to build one that’s fit for human beings as well.