An exploratory study, based on group discussions and in-depth interviews of real managers, that examines different aspects of the life cycle to clarify why so few women get to the top. It offers advice on how to establish priorities, and explores existing stereotypes within organizations regarding women in upper management.
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(216mm x 140mm x 17mm)
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Author Biography - Alicia E. Kaufmann
ALICIA E. KAUFMANN is Professor of Sociology of Organizations at Universidad de Alcala de Henares. She also holds a doctor's degree in Sociology from Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris and Universidad Complutense in Madrid. She is currently Academic Director at Alcala de Henares and also teaches at Instituto de Empresa. She was a Fulbright scholar twice, once at Yale University and once at the University of Salzburg, where she specialized in leadership issues. She is also an active member of FEDEPE, a federation of women in business.