According to a BusinessWeek summary of management studies, which of the following is characteristic of men in the workplace, compared with women?
using a more autocratic style
Women were found to be better at teamwork and partnering, being more collaborative, seeking less personal glory, being motivated less by self-interest, being more stable, and less turf conscious. Women were also found to be better at producing quality work, recognizing trends, and generating new ideas and acting on them. Women used a more democratic or participative style than men, who were apt to use a more autocratic and directive style than women.