Millennial Mind

Hard choice between career and motherhood

Women have had to make the trade-off between the demands of work and of home since the 1960s, writes the author.
Women have had to make the trade-off between the demands of work and of home since the 1960s, writes the author. PHOTO: ST FILE

By the time Mrs Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo's first female chief executive, stepped down from her post in 2018 after a 24-year career with the company, she had boosted revenue by 80 per cent.

A powerhouse of a woman, Mrs Nooyi was open about her struggles managing a Fortune 500 company while raising her two daughters.

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