Double-voicing: Women’s talk in the boardroom

“Sorry, I’m talking too much”

Professor Judith Baxter, recently investigated the speaking patterns of men and women at work meetings in seven major, national companies. She learnt that language in the boardroom offers a powerful reason why women still struggle to make it to the top. Her article Double-voicing: Women’s talk in the boardroom was published in The Language Magazine, November 2013.

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