At a time when inequality of women in government is frontpage news, it's important to remember that boardrooms everywhere are also struggling for the same kind of balance. This article is a great bullet-point read about how women can strive to join the C-suite.
Ms Nelson said it was critical that women were confident and did not define themselves by their gender. "You have got to have confidence you can do a role. When the opportunity presents itself, seize it," she said.