42% of women in the UK know someone who had to give up work due to lack of flexibility

WIBE Research

New study from Women in Business Expo uncovers the challenges women face in the workplace


New research from Women in Business Expo has found a lack of flexibility and issues with childcare are some of the biggest challenges women in the UK face in their careers. The research, which surveyed working women throughout the UK, found that 42% of women know someone who has had to give up work due to a lack of flexible working options.


In fact, 40% of British women say the lack of flexible working options available has been the biggest challenge they have faced in their own career, whilst 39% have struggled to find a role with the right level of flexibility required.


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