A female candidate recently shared the following. “No doubt grit, resolve, courage, and strength are required characteristics for senior leadership positions. Being a senior leader requires the courage to take risks, fail, be criticized and recover, and drive forward against the desire to give up. But men and women are wired differently – thinking, communicating, and behaving differently. That’s what makes life fun, but in the business world it can be a challenge for women.” An article published by McKinsey addresses the need to root out unconscious biases and instill capabilities women need to thrive.