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Are Women the Future of Canadian Family Businesses?

Are Women the Future of Canadian Family Businesses?

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3 min

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INFOGRAPHIC-1411487528

Description

How women are playing an increasingly important role in the Canadian economy.

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Infographics

Language

English
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Are Women the Future of Canadian Family Businesses?
Workforce
Open Relationship
Management
Education
Nurturing

Women are playing an increasingly important role in the Canadian economy:

Women make up 48% in the Canadian workforce. A greater percentage than ever before.

Women emphasize the importance of establishing long-term and open relationships with both people and organizations.

In Canada, women hold 37% of management positions. 76% have women on their board.

Outside of the corporate world, women now make up 60% of all university graduates.

Women are more likely to volunteer for a charity and more likely to donate than men.

Women in positions of influence…

1) Possess certain skillsets that most men do not have
2) Tend to be more competitive in ... View More the industry.
3) Keep constant communication and are open with others.
4) Bring new management styles to the table.
5) Change the workforce dynamic and demographic.
6) Are better equipped to operate certain types of businesses.
7) Gain more precise skill sets and expertise than men.
8) Are on a mission to help others.
9) Have a higher tendency to give back time or money.