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The entrepreneur who wants you to not have to choose between being a mom and having a successful career

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21.10.2021

Silvia Prekajac was a professional woman on track for her career growth when she made the decision to be a mother. It was when she experienced it first-hand that she realized the difficulties involved in working and having children at the same time. He got on his feet and began to see what had been studied about it and what actions could be taken to improve it.

“At this dilemma, I started to do a lot of research. After 13 years of working in a company, I saw that there was opportunity. It is an issue that transcends cultures and is a barrier for women to grow in many cases ”, Silvia Perkajac recounted her experience in an interview with Entrepreneur en Español .

It is known that gender equity can produce a 70% growth in global GDP by 2025 , but only 7% of Mexican women have participation in the Boards of Directors.

Even though you are doing what you can, it is difficult to fix a problem that people don't think exists. When they consult moms, they also include bosses in the conversation. In general, men do not feel that motherhood is an obstacle within their company. That's when he asks them how many women are in the top positions of their companies and how many of them are mothers. When they begin to........

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