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June 5, 2018
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Jun

PwC bans all-male shortlists for jobs

PwC has announced that it has banned all-male shortlists for its jobs. The action is just one of the ways in which the accountancy giant is trying to narrow the gender pay gap. The UK-wide ban will apply to executive roles, meaning candidate list for senior positions must include at least one woman. In April,...
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Jun

How can volunteering abroad help your life and career?

Over the past 20 years the number of working women in the UK has risen, while the number of working men has declined. Indeed, according to the centre-right think-tank Policy-Exchange, there will be more women in work than men by 2014. As an increasingly motivated and powerful workforce, women are increasingly seeking out new occupations....
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Jun

Pregnant women’s rights in the workplace | Paola Diana

First and foremost, I must stress that there are severe consequences associated with making it difficult for women to have pursue a career and have children simultaneously. From my own personal experience coming from Italy, where women are deterred from having children should they wish to pursue a career, I have seen the negative burden...
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05
Jun

Seven tips for beating public speaking anxiety | Infographic

Public speaking anxiety has affected us all at some point – it’s a natural response to the unknown. But it doesn’t have to get in the way of you delivering powerful presentations.   Visual created by Buffalo 7
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