Episode #45 – Gender Equality in the Workplace: Mekala Krishnan

Today’s guest is Mekala Krishnan, Senior Fellow at McKinsey Global Institute. Teresa McQueen talks with Mekala about Gender Equality in the Workplace.

Teresa and Mekala discuss ‘The Future of Women at Work: Transitions in the Age of Automation’ report by Mckinsey & Company. The report talks about significant challenges women face in the workplace and the possible threat of automation.

Mekala talks about transitional opportunities and what women can do to get ahead of the curve. 

Read the report here. 

Episode Timeline

00:06Introduction and Disclaimer 01:51Challenges Women Face in the Workplace 09:14Break and Public Service Announcement 10:20How Women Can Get Ahead 16:48Teresa’s Closing Remarks

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Teresa McQueen, Esq.
Founder, Host and Executive Producer
Teresa is a skilled trial attorney (a recovering litigator!), Corporate Counsel for Western Growers Family of Companies, a published author and frequent speaker on a wide range of topics including harassment, discrimination and retaliation in the workplace. She is a Certified Business Etiquette Trainer and hosts the Workplace Perspective podcast to help organizations of all sizes develop and maintain successful employer/employee relationships.*

*The views expressed by Teresa McQueen are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Western Growers Family of Companies, its officers, directors, board members, employees, or members.

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