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December 21, 2016
BAFTA
21
Dec

BAFTA reveals plans for a diversity initiative

Starting from 2019, films will not be able to be considered for the BAFTA awards unless they demonstrate diversity. The new criteria, recently announced by the British Academy of Film & Television Arts, will implement new rules for filmmakers hoping to be considered for British awards. Filmmakers wishing to be considered must demonstrate diversity in at...
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NOI Club logo trail
21
Dec

Network Spotlight: NOI Club

Tell us a little bit about your network NOI is a community of female achievers who regularly meet to champion each other and move forward together. We launched in May 2015 and since then we have held 15 events and grown the community from 12 to 600+ women! NOI was founded by Paola Garbini, mum,...
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sad looking couple on christmas featured
21
Dec

No longer lonely this Christmas, but some tears still fall

  “Try to imagine a house that’s not a home, Try to imagine a Christmas all alone … It’ll be lonely this Christmas …” So sang the English glam rock band Mud in the 1970s in their slightly depressing number about a lost love – a song that no doubt gets a lot of people...
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FA
21
Dec

Is the Football Association “unable to modernise”?

The Football Association (FA) in England has recently been challenged about the lack of diversity at senior levels. A group of former FA executives, including former chairman Greg Dyke, told the UK government the FA is outdated and is being held back by “elderly white men”. They also highlighted their concerns of the FA’s “inability...
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confident-working-women-featured
21
Dec

Why more women are trusting their instincts in business

Indecision is a crippling state to be in. You’ll know it by that paralytic overwhelm of whether or not to do (or not to do) The Thing, for fear of what does (or does not) lie beyond. For the woman who needs to know exactly what happens next; it’s very difficult to press the ‘go...
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Dec21st knitivity featured
21
Dec

Knitivity: Day 21

Kendra, a chicken of great entrepreneurial spirit, was determined to teach these chicks tech… Find more Knitivity adventures at creator, Kelly Hitchen’s blog here
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