Sex and the consultant.




Sex and the Consultant

A survey, commissioned by a major accounting firm, of a variety of 600 woman executives on their thoughts on hiring different types of consultants showed that in this area, at least, the workplace is not yet sex neutral.


Women executives had preferences; they


However; woman executives don't necessarily play favorites:


Many women saw some advantages of hiring male consultants but had problems with men and women working together; they thought



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