Tuesday February 19, 2013 at 13:04

“The most significant issue has to do with young women, women reentering the workforce, and women in career transitions still getting the advice that the best entry into a field is through an administrative position. We would never tell a 21 year-old male college grad that the way into a job is to start in an administrative position. But we’re still, unfortunately, in this country, still stereotyping it as a fashionable place for women to start. And data shows that women don’t traditionally transition out of administration positions into more white-collar work.”

Danna Greenberg, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior at Babson College, on why The Most Common Job For Women in 2013 is “Secretary”

(via jessicavalenti)


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