Many female success stories have been inspiring women for many years, and one of the female’s success stories that have been making headlines recently is that of Susan McGalla. She is one of the most successful business executives in the United States and has served as the President of American Eagle Outfitters Inc and the CEO of Wet Seals Inc in the past. Susan McGalla has provided tremendous results to the companies she has been attached to over the years, which has helped her become one of the most sought after a business executive in the corporate circles of the United States.
Susan McGalla feels that many other women can follow her footsteps to make their mark in the business circles of the United States. The problem of glass ceiling in the corporate circles is shrinking fast, and more and more women are getting to sit on the executive positions in the companies. Susan McGalla said that the women must complete their studies and must go for higher education as well because the education portfolio is what can help women achieve a better position in the management hierarchy in the companies. Susan McGalla has studied business and marketing from the famous Mount Union College. Susan McGalla said that the companies must have sponsorship as well as mentoring programs to help identify female professionals who are heavily invested in their career and deserve to move up the ranks in the companies.
Susan McGalla often talks about the struggle she had to face when she started working in an industry that is mainly dominated by men. She was among the first women to be part of the board of any company and also was one of the few in the executive positions in large corporations. She believes that if one has confidence in them, nothing can stop them from being successful.