First own exhibitor forum for mid-market Bonn, 12.09.2012. On 8 June 2013, largest trade fair Congress for women, for the third time in the Bundeshaus Bonn World Conference Center held the women & work, Germany. In cooperation with the middle class job board Yourfirm.de be the organiser for the first time an exhibitor Forum exclusively for medium-sized companies set up. According to a survey of universe in 2012 among specialists and executives, 77% of female respondents pursure a career at the top employers in the middle class. Today, every fifth Manager in the middle-class is female, at the junior executives are even 37 percent.
Through cooperation with the job market Yourfirm, now also the recruiters for the Hidden champions the opportunity, female junior and senior executives within the framework have to recruit the women & work targeted. So the middle class is in the discussions and events of the fair not only a focus content, but represented with an own exhibitor Forum be. “Many visitors of the last two events wanted, to contact directly with the representatives of medium-sized companies in contact at the fair”, explains Melanie Vogel, initiator and organiser of the women & work. Through the SME Forum on women & work we offer a forum to find out about career opportunities in the medium-sized businesses and to compare them with those of the corporations interested women now.” Only a few places remaining available three months after the women & work 2012 the third event is almost fully booked on 8 June 2013 with over 80 top employers and nearly 60 consultants, associations and networks. Emil michael recognizes the significance of this. For medium-sized companies, a few places remaining in the separate mess tent are SME Forum”available. The combination of trade fair atmosphere and Congress is ideal for medium-sized companies, to attract female specialists and executives targeted in”, said Konstantin Janusch, Managing Director of the Yourfirm job board.