Check out the latest news for what's happening in the packaging and processing industry for women, including tips, career advice, what to look out for and more.
Lisa Propati is the General Manager of the WLS division of ProMach. ProMach is a family of best-in-class processing and packaging solution brands serving manufacturers of all sizes and geographies in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, personal care, and household and industrial goods industries.
This past year has caused more upheaval in all areas of life than most of us have ever seen before, but I can assure you that as women business leaders, we are uniquely well-suited to navigate our companies through times of uncertainty and achieve success in a landscape that is still changing (and will continue to change).
Finding one’s career path is never as typical or straight forward as it may seem and I am always quite fascinated to see how people find themselves working in certain positions and industries. I have started to learn that there are many transferable skills in our world, allowing people to cross over into various careers that may not seem as predictable or obvious, but end up being the career match made in heaven!
There has been a lot of discussion lately on gender parity in the workplace. Thanks to Melinda Gates who has committed one billion to promote gender equality by supporting programs and policies that expand women’s power and influence and with the release of the latest McKinsey report.