Women Penalized for Promoting Women, Study Finds

A discouraging study that analyzes repercussion trends resulting from women promoting women.

“Women can lean in and try to bridge the confidence gap all they want, but they’re going to be penalized for advocating for other women, just like non-whites are,” said David Hekman, an author of the study and an assistant professor of management at the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business.

-Rachel Feintzeig, Wall Street Journal

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