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WOMEN IN MANAGEMENT IN CANADA PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE PROSPECTS

WOMEN IN MANAGEMENT IN CANADA PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE PROSPECTS The past, present and future status of women in management, andwomen in management research, in Canada is examined. Women have enteredthe Canadian workforce in unprecedented numbers, including managerialand professional ranks. Increasing numbers of women have preparedthemselves for career advancement through business education andadditional years of work experience but, despite these developments,women continue to find it difficult to attain senior management ranks.Research initiatives as well as development activities designed toassist both managerial and professional women and their employingorganisations are discussed. Despite some reasons for optimism, furthergains will continue to be made only slowly. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Women In Management Review Emerald Publishing

WOMEN IN MANAGEMENT IN CANADA PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE PROSPECTS

Women In Management Review , Volume 6 (1) – Jan 1, 1991

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0964-9425
DOI
10.1108/09649429110136186
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Abstract

The past, present and future status of women in management, andwomen in management research, in Canada is examined. Women have enteredthe Canadian workforce in unprecedented numbers, including managerialand professional ranks. Increasing numbers of women have preparedthemselves for career advancement through business education andadditional years of work experience but, despite these developments,women continue to find it difficult to attain senior management ranks.Research initiatives as well as development activities designed toassist both managerial and professional women and their employingorganisations are discussed. Despite some reasons for optimism, furthergains will continue to be made only slowly.

Journal

Women In Management ReviewEmerald Publishing

Published: Jan 1, 1991

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