Mind the Gap
For women in business, it can feel like one step forward, two steps back
>>> In June, magazine reported that the percentage of female CEOs at Fortune 500 companies fell to 4.2 per cent from 4.8 per cent a year earlier, and a recent study by the Haskayne School of Business found that just four per cent of board positions at TSX-V listed issuers were held by women. The news is a little better in Alberta, where women hold 11 per cent of board positions on TSX-listed Alberta issuers, and occupy eight per cent of executive offices.
But still, it’s a long way from any kind of equality. Loren