Which leads me to propose that if there are glass ceilings
, there are also glass floors, meaning for women to go up a hierarchy, they have to tread slowly, carefully, even quietly.
The glass ceilings
that now seem to affect us are around the stakeholdership we have and the ability to participate in an increasingly technological society.
Not In The Club may not shatter the glass ceiling
, but it should help organizations incorporate strategies for dismantling it.
Their study of historical and contemporary Black women and their experiences within churches in the United States suggests that Black women continue the legacy of their past, confronting the stained glass ceiling
in pursuing their call to ministry and in identifying strategies for leading in the face of resistance.
Oakley (2000) lists the glass ceiling
barriers as including: lack of line management experience; inadequate career opportunities; gender differences in socialization and linguistic styles; gender-based stereotypes; the old boy network persisting at the top of organizations; and tokenism.
Perhaps a more accurate explanation for women's competitiveness regarding inclusion on the power list is that they know the glass ceiling
remains firmly in place--especially in the media and entertainment industries.
In 1995, the Glass Ceiling
Commission, a panel sponsored by the U.
Less commonly talked about, but maybe of greater importance, is the domestic one - the glass ceiling
at home that prevents women from reaching their full potential.
I think there is a glass ceiling
, I think that's obvious.
The current study examines two gender-related phenomena, the existence of a glass ceiling
and the magnitude of a gender pay gap, with respect to the upper echelons of management in the Fortune 100 companies.
I don't know if there's going to be a big purge--there aren't many politicians as careless as Mark was but there's little doubt the glass ceiling
is going to be lowered significantly for gays in the GOP.
A glass ceiling
and clerestory define the separation between the two structures.
This book exhorts the reader to focus on who she is, where she is, and how she plans to use her knowledge and resources to shatter the glass ceiling
to get to the next level.
Despite the long history and many attractions of glassy metal, it's been largely ignored by industry--and with good reason.
Visitors can enter the pedestal of the statue, which has a new glass ceiling
allowing for views of the interior.