Skip to main content
Article
Women: The More Committed Managers
Management
  • Gary N. Powell
  • Barry Z. Posner, Santa Clara University
  • Warren H. Schmidt
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
6-1-1985
Publisher
American Management Association/AMACOM Publishing
Abstract

Discusses the results of a U.S.-based survey of American Management Association members which aimed to provide information on the relative degrees of commitment of female and male managers to their careers, as opposed to their family or home life. Similarities in the values of male and female managers regarding commitment; Sex-role stereotypes about men and women; Reconsideration of basic assumptions about female managers.

Citation Information
Powell, G. N., Posner, B. Z., & Schmidt, W. H. (1985). Women: the more committed managers? Management Review, 74(6), 42.