Why women are expected to pursue jobs – not careers
SummaryCareer success for a woman is almost like a hidden vault: very few have made it there, their struggles remain mostly private and this often translates to fewer lessons trickling down to others.
My first promotion, I celebrated with colleagues who were mostly in a similar age group and had also received their promotion letters. Giddy with excitement, a few of us thanked our seniors and super-seniors. It then seemed par for the course. But now, when I recall the moment, those of us who went on a thanking spree were all women.