The number of women taking over the role of chief executive officer increased for the third consecutive year in 2016, according to new data released Wednesday by global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. The new findings suggest that while women still represent a small fraction of the nation’s CEOs, they are rapidly making gains.
BONUS EARLY EPISODE! Due to interest and the upcoming election, we decided to release this content a week early. Colleen and Raheela do a deep dive into the LeanIn/McKinsey survey results. They also discuss networking for women and how best to advocate for women in the workplace, the importance of mentorship, and solutions to bring about more diversity in hiring.