Women still take care of most of the domestic chores and of the children. According to the OECD, in France, they spend 2.3x more time than men taking care of household members, and 1.6x more time doing routine housework.
To succeed in the business world they have to prove more at work, while dealing with the fatigue and preoccupation of the children and home. Difference in salary amongst executives between men and women reaches 20%, everything else equal, according to the French Ministry of Labour statistics. But they will succeed. Go Girls!
Fanny, 37, mother of 4.
Fanny, Head of Risk Management of an investment bank.
Quick dressing of Laurène, 5, by Marika mother of 3.
Marika, Director of the Jewelry Branch of a luxury company.
Cécile, 40, mother of 3.
According to a survey made in 2013, women spend 15 minutes a day on make up. 15 minutes to find in an already busy schedule.
Cécile, Deputy CEO and Chief Operation Officer of Asset Management of a big insurance company. According to the INSEE in 2008, women represented only 17% of top executives in French companies.