Wednesday, July 26, 2006
Majority of workers have no preference about gender of boss
According to a Vault Inc. Workplace Survey, women prefer to work for a male boss rather than another woman. When asked if they would prefer a male or female boss, 28 percent of the women picked a male boss rather than a female boss, though the majority of both the men and women surveyed had no preference. The survey is comprised of 518 responses from employees representing a variety of industries across the country, and is made up of 52 percent women and 48 percent men. More men would rather work for a man than a woman as well; 26 percent of men chose a male boss and 8 percent picked a female boss.