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A recent article by Betsy Towner states that women now hold more than half of the labor force’s top jobs,

filling 51% of professional and management occupations!   And this trend may be accelerating with women earning 60% of today’s master’s degrees.        

Some interesting facts: 

  • Working  women age 50+ in professional, management or business:   42%         
  •  Women owned businesses in United States:  10.1 million                                                                            
  •  Fortune 500 companies headed by women:   15
  • Social workers:  79%
  • Lawyers:  36%
  • Math PhD’s:  30%
  • In a union:  13%                                                                                                                                
  • Holding multiple jobs:  6%
  • Women who are primary breadwinners:  40%  


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