Women in the International Workplace

 

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Women in the International Workplace

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[ID:0112]There have never been more international professional opportunities for women. With fewer formal and informal barriers, women are receiving recognition internationally as decision-makers, managers and policy-makers.

No longer is a woman abroad simply viewed as “the wife” or the “trailing spouse” of her working partner.

Women As Managers

Professional women face many challenges in the international job market. Although women have made considerable inroads on international assignments, and they currently assume positions of authority in governmental, non-governmental and international organizations, their actual numbers, especially in the private...

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