Today’s infographic comes from Harrison Kratz at MBA@UNC.
Women today are making professional strides at an unprecedented level. Women are starting businesses at 1.5 times the national average, a 20% increase over the last decade. Women are also pursuing higher education in record numbers; women now hold more bachelors and graduate degrees than men.
There is still a disparity in earnings and leadership titles across genders, but there are more outspoken advocates of professional women than ever before. Notable leaders like Arianna Huffington, Sheryl Sandberg, Rachel Sklar, and Sarah Blakely help fuel this conversation in the media and champion for the advancement of women everywhere.
If you’re interested in exploring the state of women at work, take a close look at this infographic that is full of statistics about this topic.