Gone are the days when men were considered the bread winners and women were confined to the homes performing domestic chores. Nowadays women are earning their livelihoods by working in all fields and doing all jobs. They are working as HR managers, CEOs, Directors, Business Executives, Producers, Musicians and what not.
In countries like Pakistan where once there were only a handful of working women, there has been a phenomenal change in the attitudes of people regarding professional and career oriented women. They are now respected and valued contrary to the treatment meted out towards them in the past.
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Despite the acceptance of working women in the professional life, they still have to face many challenges when they opt for a career. Gender based discrimination, workplace harassment, lower pay scales and lesser growth opportunities are some of the issues that the professional women have to face when they start their careers. Read More »