Female CEOs more likely to be fired than men

Businesswomen are more vulnerable than their male counterparts to being abruptly fired – pushed off the “glass cliff” – a study from a global management consultancy shows. Researchers at Strategy& found that women are forced out of chief executive positions more than a third of the time, while only a quarter of men in similar positions suffer the same fate

Read the full Guardian article: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/17/female-ceos-more-likely-than-men-to-be-fired?guni=Keyword:news-grid%20main-1%20Main%20trailblock:Editable%20trailblock%20-%20news:Position5gg

See the full research report: http://www.strategyand.pwc.com/global/home/what-we-think/reports-white-papers/article-display/2013-chief-executive-study

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