Tuesday, February 28, 2017

7 Incredible Facts About Women Owned Businesses

Title: 7 Incredible Facts About Women Owned Businesses
The issues of gender equality still pervade South Africa’s democratic form of government after more than 20 years. This is due in part to Africa’s culture and views about the role of women and how they should function in society. This also applies in the widening gap between females and entrepreneurs.
Companies in South Africa favorably compare with the rest of world. In fact, a significant proportion of the senior management is governed by women. However, according to one consultant, significant progress is still to be made in the business sector.
Despite women making up around half of the world’s population, they only have made a minor but important dent in the sector that is purely run by testosterone-fueled individuals. This is due to the barriers that have held women back in this specific field in South Africa.
Regardless, it is still noteworthy that women have made such an impact in the business sector and knowing the facts and statistics could help reach out and empower others out there to also stand up and pursue their dreams regardless of the hurdles along the way.
We have put together in one eye-popping infographic that includes details and statistics about empowered women entrepreneurs who have acquired a significant position in the business sector. These women have surpassed all challenges and have proven that gender is not the main factor in succeeding in one business.
Check out the colorful and well-put infographic below to be inspired and also empowered just like those women who have proven themselves as worthy of the cause. You never know, you too could very well inspire others.