5. Doing it your way
Want to work from home? Or perhaps you're a night owl who'd rather begin your day when colleagues are ending theirs? No problem, says Vaughan, who cites flexibility as a big drawcard for girl geeks, especially those who have plans for a family.
"The fixed hours of nine to five don't apply," Vaughan says. "There's a focus on outcomes and enabling people to do their best work. You can mould work around life."
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