Working Women (Careers for Women)
Women form about half of our population, and they are active members of society, yet we have not succeeded in according the position or status they deserve. There is immediate need to associate our women with all the major developmental activities in our society commensurate with their ability and capacity.
Let us consider at the start what our women need to be able to work apart from or side by side with men in different professions. All women should be educated to different levels Education up to Intermediate is quite necessary, both for our men and women.4essay.blogspot.com
Now, what professions or vocations would suit women who are in a position to work independently or in the company of the members of their family? Firstly, according to our observation, the teaching profession is the most suitable for women. At the school, college and university levels female teachers can teach perhaps as effectively as men.
Secondly, the nursing and airline hostesses professions and the like are more suitable for women. Here womanly attention, care and service are needed which men cannot provide so well.
Thirdly, with the expansion of commerce, there is a growing demand for sales women and office clerks, secretaries and managers. Thousands of women can be usefully employed in these capacities to the satisfaction of traders as well as customers.4essay.blogspot.com
In the fourth place, with administrative expansion on the government and nongovernment level, more and more women can be gainfully employed as clerks, secretaries and officers in various capacities.
In the fifth place, women are very suitably performing work in garment, handicraft and toy factories and factories producing jams, cold drinks, bread, etc. at home or outside the home. They can stitch cloths well, help in shoe making, and can work at ease and with interest in fields of their choice like those of cosmetics production, designing clothes and shoes, painting and engraving. Women are naturally interested in these activities and others allied with these like the processes of packing, labeling and dispatch of products. If export is also involved, the additional correspondence can also be performed by women.
In the sixth place, the medical profession needs the services of more and more of female doctors to attend to the female population, children and generally to men as well.
Professions demanding strenuous work and labor and long working hours like those of engineers; technicians, factory workers, daily laborers or masons are definitely not so much suited to women.