May 13, 2019
According to research published this year, women fill 2/3s of all roles in learning and development - but only 1/3 of senior positions.
Why is this? And what can we do to encourage and promote women in learning?
This week, Ross G and podcast regular Gemma Towersey are joined by Sharon Claffey Kaliouby, Barbara Thompson and Kate Graham to discuss.
Barbara blogs at: https://medium.com/@ba_thompson
Don Taylor's research on women in L&D is online at: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/women-ld-still-top-donald-h-taylor/
The film that Sharon referenced was Battle of the Sexes: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4622512/
The podcast Gemma recommended was Radio 4's Planet Puffin: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p07881qf
Carol Dweck's book Mindset is on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Mindset-Updated-Changing-Fulfil-Potential/dp/147213995X
You can join the #WomeninLearning LinkedIn Group at: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/12210548/