Based on an in-depth study of 48 successful women, Women's Career Development is the most important overview to date of women's progress in management. * Includes in-depth interviews with 48 successful women including bank directors, company proprietors, international company directors, media executives and an MP. * Combines new research with existing theory and data. * An excellent text for those studying women's development in business. * Considers important issues such as the role of women in the workplace, education, personality and motivation, career development and power and politics. Concludes with a unique summary of the attributes which characterize the successful women.