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11 Shocking Facts and Figures Affecting Women Around the World Despite Intelligent Smart Top Women Leaders Creating Global Ripples Updated [Part 2]

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Despite the difficulty of breaking into male-dominated networks, accessing mentors, securing adequate funding, and making promising incremental progress, marvelous top women in business do not tire from creating global ripples. They are not merely female influencers continuing to break molds. Nor are they just an ideal addition to a digital marketing strategy, where they speak both to the genre and gender that is poorly represented.

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Which of the facts are shocking discoveries that most superb top women of power sparking global fires should have overcome by now?

“No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half of its citizens.” — Michelle Obama #thextraordinarionly #topwomen #powerfulwomen #womeninfluencers Click To Tweet

When curating the pilot list of top 300 Women leaders in 2019 (part one), we made the following startling findings that affect awesome top women go-getters creating global ripples. These odds backed by facts with the sources at the end of this blog post.

The Not So Good – Why are excellent top women of influence stuck at these levels?

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  • For the majority of women, significant gains in education have not translated into better labor market outcomes. Source: United Nations (UN) Women
  • Of the estimated 11.5 million international migrant domestic workers (in 2013), approximately 73.4 percent were women [PDF]. Source: ILO
  • Women face the motherhood wage penalty, which increases as the number of children a woman has increases [PDF]. Source: ILO
  • Globally, women are 14 times more likely than men to die during a disaster and are marginally displaced due to environmental degradation, and adverse climate change.  Source:  UN, Women
  • While 65 percent of men report having an account at a formal financial institution, only 58 percent of women do worldwide [PDF]. Source: World Bank
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Incremental Progress

  1. Women are still half as likely to start businesses. Kauffman Foundation
  2. Increasing the female employment rates in OECD countries to match that of Sweden, could boost GDP by over USD 6 trillionSource: Price Waterhouse Cooper, PWC
  3. Companies with three or more women in senior management functions score higher in all dimensions of organizational performance [PDF]. Source: McKinsey Global Institute
  4. Nearly 90% of women-led businesses employ no staff beyond the owner. National Women Business Council, NWBC
  5. Women migrant workers were responsible for sending half of the estimated $601 billion in remittances worldwide in 2016 [PDF]. IZA, World of Labor
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Revealing facts specific to splendid top women and female influencers

Cambridge dictionary defines an influencer as follows,

  1. Someone who affects or changes the way that other people behave
  2. A person who is paid by a company to show and describe its products and services on social media, encouraging other people to buy them

Being an “influencer” is now a fully-fledged career choice. It is no longer just a hobby.

  • Do you read political blogs? You are an influencer because you organize petition drives and campaign events and spread the word about activities.
  • Today, teachers, coaches are sought after as influencers.
  • The current generation of journalists, bloggers, and online influencers, uses Facebook, Twitter, and other social platforms to help draw attention to their work.

Outstanding top women online

  • Eighty-nine percent of women (young and old) who use social media are on Facebook.
  • The 200 million monthly Pinterest users are a 70/30 split between women and men, but the platform is diversifying – half of the new signups are male.
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“The world needs strong women. Women who will lift and build others, who will love and be loved, women who live bravely, both tender and fierce, women of indomitable will.” – Amy Tenney #thextraordinarionly #strongwomen #topwomen Click To Tweet

Tough top women powerhouses

According to MediaPost,

Moms mention brands an average of 73 times per week compared with just 57 times per week among males

As early as 2000, women were found to have surpassed men in Internet usage

Seventy-eight percent of women in the U.S. use the Internet for product information before making a purchase

Do you think with such an overwhelming female stronghold on the influencer industry, women’s pay would, at least, be equal to men?

Here are some revealing inequalities sensational top women leaders trample:

  1. Seventy-seven percent of influencers are women, but they’re earning $108 less per post than male influencers (Source: Klear)
  2. Women are still earning only $0.79 for every $1.00 earned by a man (Source: PayScale)
  3. In some industries like the beauty market, women earn 8% to 10% less than men (Source: Klear)

Despite all these shocking facts and disturbing inequalities, audacious top women will always be nurturing, selfless, and community-minded. But it takes intelligence, respect, and confidence for a woman to lead.

“With the inequalities laid bare, now is the time for action. Ultimately, the responsibility falls on the businesses, agencies and platforms involved to address the balance”.

– Adam Williams, CEO of the influencer marketing firm Takumi

Ps. See the references for sources of these facts at the end of this blog post.

Female Influencers Breaking the Mold

No nonsense, top women continue to be global change agents despite odds. They break the mold and overcome obstacles that impede their success.

Women entrepreneurs are succeeding despite many obstacles and odds that are stacked against them.

– Betsy Dougert, Director of Communications, SCORE

Grand top women leaders are gaining ground and launch thriving businesses with or without adequate tools.

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