Every industry is male-dominated (and usually white-dominated). Learn five talk tracks to encourage improved gender equality. There is no such thing as a female-dominated industry.  Yet, it is often given as the blanket excuse for low women in leadership representation with a shoulder shrug, “I am in a male-dominated industry.” In my Corporate America experience, I never worked in a female-dominated industry – construction, consulting, financial services, higher education, and consumer packaged goods – all male-dominated.  In fact, all industries are male dominated.  Even traditional “female” industries like health care, education, and non-profits are led by men. To be an ally for women in leadership and promote gender equality, consider these tips… Stop accepting the excuse “male-dominated” Male-dominated is normal.  It is the standard.  Men have created the modern workplace and...

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