Are women better bosses than men?
Mohamed Hussein al-Hawal, From: Qatar In my opinion, a woman can be as an efficient boss as any man. I do not have any reservations about a woman to be my boss. Even in our Gulf region, which is known for its male-dominated culture, women were once in charge for their families for long years especially in the pre-oil era. While husbands were leaving homes to go pearl diving, wives were riding camels or horses to provide for the needs of her family. I believe that those who feel hostility to a female boss are only moved by hidden discrimination against women. A female boss’ only problem is that if she made a mistake, it will be blamed on her as a woman not as a boss, but we do not do that with men bosses. Although I did not have a female boss in my career, but mostly my friends whose bosses are women are happier in their work. We tried men as bosses for years, so why we do not try women. I think it is time to give women an opportunity to lead. Islam Murad, From: Egypt First of all, when