The Meek May Inherit the Earth, but the Women Will Get the Business World First
The Meek May Inherit the Earth, but the Women Will Get the Business World First by Ken Sundheim
Business used to be a good ol’ boys’ club that involved liquid lunches, gentlemen’s hangouts, and “it’s all about who you know” business mentality. The fairer sex has not only proven themselves to be effective in the workplace, but to be effective to such an extent that the old ways of doing things will do nothing short of put a company out of business.
Here are a few reasons why those with double-X chromosomes have put the afternoon bartender out of business, and have my complete vote for the more effective sales and business development marketing professionals, by and large.
1. The dress code. Women are a lot more cognizant about dressing nicely to the nicely, and appearing well put together and dressed properly to any client-facing occasion. …