More Women Are Primed to Land CEO Roles

05/02/2012 10:32 am ET | Updated May 01, 2014
  • The Wall Street Journal
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Companies are grooming more women for the corner office.

With a growing pool of highly qualified women and intensified investor pressure on boards to diversify corporate management teams, companies "are hiring more high-potential women who could be CEO," says Judith von Seldeneck, head of Diversified Search, a Philadelphia executive-recruitment firm.

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