Transcript coding TED Talk : How can organizations address the problem of women’s underrepresentation in leadership positions?


Your assessment comprises 2 main parts, as explained below. Part 1, comprising 40% of your whole mark, is focused on qualitative methodologies. Part 2, comprising 30% of your whole mark, is about quantitative methodologies.  You are required to answer both sections. Part 1: Transcript coding Gender diversity in organisational leadership has been understood to benefit organisations from various perspectives. Yet, several studies have demonstrated that despite significant shifts towards greater acceptance of women in leadership roles over the last couple of decades, women are still underrepresented in organisational leadership everywhere in the world however to varying degrees. The following TED talk transcript is focused on this issue. It is an abridged version of the talk that was held by Sheryl Sandberg, the COO of Facebook, in 2010. More than a decade later, the points that she raises in her talk are still relevant. The transcript and the full talk are accessible in the following link (retrieved on 19.02022):Assume the following Research Question and sub-questions for this talk: RQ: How can organisations address the problem of women’s underrepresentation in leadership positions?Sub-Q1: What are the challenges that women face in their career path towards leadership?Sub-Q2: What are the possible solutions to overcome women’s underrepresentation in organisational leadership positions? Your Task is to: