Newspaper article Coffs Coast Advocate (Coffs Harbour, Australia)

Verity Kaplan

Newspaper article Coffs Coast Advocate (Coffs Harbour, Australia)

Verity Kaplan

Article excerpt

What is the best thing about being a woman in business?

Being my own boss. And using my own ideas to create the environment I want for my business. Also knowing that I am successful at running a business that would be difficult for most men to manage and own.

As a woman in business, what has been your greatest challenge to date?

Sometimes it can be difficult being only 23, and being a woman, to be taken seriously by employees. But then I just get out the big kebab knife and pull them into line (just joking). I have learnt a lot of lessons the hard way and support from my friends and family have got me through the hard times.

Have you been discriminated against because you are a woman in business?

I suppose there are certain types of businesses that are expected to be run by women and other fields of business which are dominated by men. Although I am not Turkish, and not a man, I can still run a successful kebab shop.

Do women make good bosses and why? …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.