AWP has identified the common principles that underlie successful strategies to advance women in every field. Here's our "Top Ten":
1) Acknowledge the bias.
2) Measure the current conditions.
3) Develop a plan.
4) The CEO must be a champion for gender equity.
5) Everyone has a part to play.
6) Monitor progress.
7) Hold people responsible.
8) Learn from the resistance.
9) Keep communicating the challenge.
10) Celebrate small wins ... but keep your eyes on the prize.