Globally, a movement has been seen which transcends culture and race, we have all see or heard of it: The Rising Role of Women. ‘You could never become..’ or ‘Unfortunately women aren’t allowed to..’ are phrases that will soon be forgotten. Women are rising up to the challenge and taking up previously male dominated roles across different sectors. Women are pursuing higher levels of education and breaking glass ceiling in their various fields of expertise. This decade has certainly seen the ‘predestined’ and ‘natural’ roles for the female being challenged.
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Whilst a lot progress has been made, a lot still needs to be done for the working female:
Women still find themselves having to work twice as hard as their male counterparts whether to prove a point in a meeting or just to have an increased amount of credibility for their work. Women are still often paid less for the same jobs their counterparts are performing.
is committed to the retention and advancement of females across various organisations. Throughout the year we will be hosting various events aimed at addressing the above issues, so that all women have a fair chance of finishing the race strong.