For Women in Business, Knowledge is Power

How do women rise to leadership positions? Research shows it's mainly through operations jobs (94% of S&P 500 CEOs were in operations before moving up). Four senior Accenture women on the front lines tell you the one main piece of advice they have for younger women. Really know yourself -- your strengths and weaknesses as well as your impact on others. And always fully understand your organization -- what it does, how it works, and what's needed for success.

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