Check out this awesome article by Molly Petrilla about how women business leaders outperform many of their male counterparts!
Successful women entrepreneurs are not only matching their male counterparts – in several ways, they’re outperforming them.
That’s according to the 2016 BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report, for which Scorpio Partnership consultancy surveyed about 2,600 high and “ultra-high” net worth entrepreneurs from 18 countries.
The researchers found that almost 90% of women entrepreneurs expected their companies’ gross profits to increase or remain stable in the next year. More specifically, 61% expected profits to rise, compared to an average of 58% among all entrepreneurs.
“They are more ambitious and have been more successful than their male counterparts,” Sofia Merlo, co-CEO of BNP Paribas Wealth Management, says of the women entrepreneurs surveyed.
To illustrate that “more successful” comment, she points to the report’s revenue data. Companies helmed by women entrepreneurs had 13% higher revenues than those run by men, and finished 9% above the average for all entrepreneurs surveyed.
Read the rest here: http://fortune.com/2016/02/29/women-entrepreneurs-success/