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November 16, 2017
RisingStars-India winners featured
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WeAreTheCity India’s Rising Star Awards 2017 | In Pictures

WeAreTheCity India celebrated the winners of the 2017 Rising Star Awards at a prestigious ceremony at JW Marriot, Mumbai.  Over 120 winners, sponsors, judges and guests attended and enjoyed a champagne reception and welcome by Vanessa Vallely, Founder, WeAreTheCity India; and Apurva Purohit, President of Jagran Prakshan and author of national bestseller, ‘Lady You’re Not...
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Nov

Angelina Jolie calls on UN officials to eliminate sexual violence

Angelina Jolie has called on UN peacekeepers to crack down on sexual violence around the world. The Mr and Mrs Smith actress delivered the keynote address to the UN Peacekeeping Defense Ministerial Conference on Wednesday in Vancouver. Jolie is a Special Envoy for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. She described sexual violence as “a...
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Nov

Actresses discuss equal pay and harassment: “People don’t speak up because they’re afraid they’ll never work again”

Six of Hollywood’s biggest actresses discussed equal pay and harassment at work for an actress roundtable. In Hollywood Reporter‘s roundtable, Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Mary J. Blige, Emma Stone, Allison Janney and Saoirse Ronan all spoke about the workplace ‘culture of abuse’ and the gender pay gap. Speaking about the recent sexual harassment allegations that...
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Nov

Women, ethnic minorities and low-income families will be hit the most by Universal Credit cuts

Low income families, women and ethnic minorities will be worse off because of cuts to Universal Credit, a new report has stated. The Universal credit cuts come despite tax changes and a higher living wage. According to research on behalf of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF), by 2022, one working-parent families will lose more from...
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Nov

Foam Alone | The Silver Lines’ Christmas campaign

The Silver Line are launching a brand new social media campaign! They believe that no one should have to spend Christmas alone. Last year they were unable to answer more than 5,000 calls due to the huge demand, but just £5 can enable them to answer a call from someone who needs them. That’s why...
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Nov

Nail that job/promotion | How to overcome your fears

The one emotion that nearly all successful people appear to call on more than any other is confidence. But what is confidence? And if we don’t have it, or don’t have enough of it, how do we go about getting it? Key confidence ingredients Every emotion consists of a certain percentage of enjoyment, excitement, and...
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Nov

Accenture Break|Through

Accenture are pleased to announce the launch of their Break|Through, our new Technology programme. Break|Through is a new internship programme, designed to ensure that experienced managers, seeking to return to work after a career break, are given the re-entry support and training they need to thrive. It offers five weeks of training, followed by five...
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bullying
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Nov

Don’t let bullying at work get the best of you

Most employees just want to go to work, do a decent job, earn money, and come home satisfied at the end of the day. But unfortunately, some managers or team members feel that it’s within their rights to pick on a member of staff, making their lives a misery. Bullying isn’t just happening in schools...
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