Women missing from top grades in civil service

Thatcher, Mike
April 1995
People Management;4/6/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p12
Reports that only a few number of women occupy the high position seats in the civil service organization of Great Britain. Career of Barbara Mills and Valerie Strachen of the civil service; Resignation of women subordinates from the organization; Criticisms for the poor performance of civil service to recruit ethnic minority women


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