An increasing number of women are claiming the careers and the success which are rightfully theirs. This book, first published in 1988, demonstrates that the way to the top consists of a series of steps and strategies. It outlines these steps and provides practical advice, based on Australian research, on the challenges to be faced in achieving career goals. Succinct profiles of successful women demonstrate that these challenges can be met, understood and overcome.
1. The Route to Senior Management 2. Where Are the Women Managers? 3. How Women Are Kept at Bay 4. Fitting the Managerial ‘Mould’ 5. Knowing Your Career Direction 6. Piggybackin Up the Hierarchy 7. How to Manage Your Family, Dog, Cat, and So On… 8. Five Corporate Women 9. Entrepreneurial and Self-Employed Women 10. Taking Off the Blinkers