October 16, 2014

THEY KNOW THEM BETTER:

Women Prefer Male Bosses Even More Than Men Do (Venessa Wong and Natalie Kitroeff, October 16, 2014, Businessweek)

Women fighting for a broader presence in the upper levels of management face at least one very personal obstacle: Most workers don't want them there. Only one-fifth of people surveyed by Gallup this week said they preferred a female boss over a man. One-third preferred a male boss, and the rest had no preference.

The survey, which collected responses from 1,032 adults living in the U.S., found women were more likely than men to want a male boss: 39 percent of women wanted to be led by a man, compared with 26 percent of men.

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