Living and Giving

Women Are Breaking Ground!

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I’m so thrilled that there’s new statistics out supporting the growth of women. For example, the percentage of career positions held by women in our country is now above 50%.1

 

 

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While we still have some progress to go, there are twenty-four women that are CEOs, leading Fortune 500 companies.2 Ten years ago, it was 12.3

 

 

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Let’s make sure we celebrate and continue to encourage the rise of women in our country and all across the world.

I am grateful for women, and Women rising,

Pamela

 

 

Citations:
1 “Employment Rates of College Graduates”, National Center for Education Statistics,  https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=561
Warner, Judith and Corley, Danielle, “TheWomen’s Leadership Gap”, Center for American Progress, May 21 2017,https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/women/reports/2017/05/21/432758/womens-leadership-gap/
3 Wolfe, Lahle, “Women CEOs at Fortune 500 Companies”, June 30, 2018, https://www.thebalancecareers.com/a-decade-of-women-ceos-at-fortune-500-companies-3515967
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Fig. 2: Kimothy Joy  on the Bulletin