Hear Helen Fraser, CEO of the GDST and Nicola Horlick, a GDST alumna discuss the tendency for girls to strive to be perfect and how this can impede them when they face the workplace. Does this perfectionism and fear of risk-taking hold them back when they begin their careers? Can and should girls echo some of their male counterparts in the way they approach situations?

 

Listen to the debate on BBC Radio 4 The World Tonight (at 18 mins, 38 seconds)