They say a picture is worth a thousand words. These two pictures are worth way more than that — they are worth  millions, even billions of dollars to American companies in the decade to come.

They point the way to the difference between a company that fills its leadership ranks with the best available talent and the one that takes what it can get. Enough said.

Women vs men all college degrees

Women vs men masters degrees

If your company — or one you own shares in — wants to know what they can do to win the hearts and minds of women professionals in the decade to come, tell them to contact me personally before their competition smartens up.

I’m on Pacific time at 415-331-3222 or