A women's world? 71% of profession made up of females

A women's world? 71% of profession made up of females

HR, a department held responsible for diversity, is failing to be an inclusive business area – with females accounting for roughly 71% of the profession.

Looking at our own data, 78% of females work as a Director, Manager or other HR professional in the HR operation/leadership function, 73% make up the resourcing sector, 68% account for Learning & Development positions and 64% of Compensation & Benefits roles are held by women.

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Comments (2)

  • Tony Oldoryd
    Tony Oldoryd
    Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:41am BST
    Is this the new 'glass ceiling'?
  • Sir
    Sir
    Thu, 13 Apr 2017 2:34pm BST
    So, let's get this straight, recruitment into a profession is clearly discriminatory and we are not outraged ? Where is the action plan to set right this gross inequality ?
    Or is that a deafening silence I can hear ? - or just some lip service about men and women being equally equipped ?

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