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January 13, 2017
13
Jan

Farewell Barack and Michelle Obama: Feminist icons

With Donald Trump set to officially become the 45th President of the United States on the 20 January, WeAreTheCity pays tribute to the Obamas and looks back at their achievements for women in the last eight years. The former President of the United States, Barack Obama, along with his wife Michelle, openly admitted to being...
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13
Jan

Rising Stars 2016: What happened next for our winners | Part Seven

In 2016, thanks to the help of a number of amazing supporters and sponsors, WeAreTheCity ran its Rising Star awards programme for a second year. The aim of the awards was to identify 100 future leaders and role models under, management level, across 10 different industries. After more than 800 nominations and an intensive judging...
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writing letters featured
13
Jan

When things go wrong!

I’m not perfect; I’m sure anyone who reads who reads this blog knows I regularly confess errors I have made, because I know things go wrong. When we are delivering a speech, presentation, or any other work, it is easy to think that if anything goes wrong, it will be a massive fail! Well in...
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sky logo featured
13
Jan

Why work at Sky?

Sky is Europe’s leading entertainment company and serves 22 million customers across five countries. Our business in the UK and Ireland has come a long way since starting out as a satellite broadcaster in 1989 and we’re not stopping there. We’re home to award-winning teams for everything from Customer Service to Marketing, from Technology to...
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LGBT
13
Jan

Women’s Equality Party & leading LGBT experts urge compulsory LGBT education

The Women’s Equality Party and major LGBT+ organisations called together on Thursday to take immediate action for the introduction of compulsory LGBT+-inclusive sex and relationships education (SRE). The move comes after Conservative MPs voted to block reform on Thursday. The vote took place during the committee stage of the Children and Social Work Bill, and...
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women in banking and finance
13
Jan

Become a mentor with Women in Banking and Finance’s Mentoring Programme

Women in Banking and Finance (WiBF) have once again launched their annual mentoring programme in London, and are inviting you to become mentor. Mentors are a growing need in the business world: 74 per cent of hiring managers said that it is preferable for potential candidates to have or have had a mentor or a...
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learn to love your body, body confidence featured
13
Jan

Learn to love your body

These days it’s fair to say that the great majority of us are critical about our own bodies (as well as, to be honest, a whole myriad of other things about ourselves). Getting back to the body though, the debate about ‘photo-shopped perfect female bodies, skin etc’ in magazines has been played out for years,...
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body language interview mistakes featured
13
Jan

Seven body language interview mistakes | Infographic

Did you know your body expresses emotion too? Pay attention to your body language and you might just ace your next interview. Discover seven body language interview mistakes and how to avoid them in the this latest infographic.   Credit: https://www.onstride.co.uk/blog/7-body-language-interview-mistakes-avoid/
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