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March 6, 2019
Virgin Atlantic featured
06
Mar

A welcome change: Virgin kisses goodbye to compulsory makeup

In a timely announcement (it’s International Women’s Day on Friday, if you didn’t already know – and surprisingly, a lot of people don’t know. I just assume people are as bound up as me in the world of heavily-feminist quote-laden Instagram and I am left baffled when they are not), Virgin Atlantic has announced to...
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06
Mar

24/04/2019 – Ambition Nation: Female Leaders Series | ‘ON TRACK’

Date: Wednesday 24th April 2019 Time: 8:30am-10:30am Location: EY Office, 1 More Place, London, SE1 2AF You are invited to the next event in the Female Leaders Series ‘ON TRACK’. How do you know if you are on track to scale your business? What are the key indicators that highlight your growth is on track for the next...
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06
Mar

Journey to the top: women leaders give their tips on how to break through the male-dominated workplace

Gender inequality and women in the workplace is a hot-button topic. Women have gained much ground in the workplace, but inequality still persists in both pay and position. With  International Women’s Day 2019, coming up on March 8th, (this year’s theme #BalanceforBetter), we spoke to some top female business leaders and authors, who have been...
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Work life balance featured
06
Mar

Better the balance, better the world | How are you calling for a more gender-balanced world?

Article provided by Lisa Barnwell, Founder, Bumps and the Boardroom Change starts with you. Are you taking full responsibility for creating the life you want to live and the workplace and culture that you are a part of? That works for you and those around you? Sometimes situations seem so set in stone; there are...
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sanitary products featured
06
Mar

Government launches new campaign to tackle period poverty ahead of International Women’s Day

The UK government has launched a new campaign to tackle period poverty globally, ahead of International Women’s Day. Penny Mordaunt, Minister for Women and Equalities and Secretary of State for International Development, announced the new campaign to break the stigma and taboo around periods and end period poverty by 2030. The campaign includes £2 million...
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06
Mar

08/03/2019 – Fireside Chats On International Women’s Day 2019

Date/Time: 08 March 2019 @ 5:00PM to 9:00PM Location: Howard Assembly Room Celebrate International Women’s Day with us on Friday March 8th with an evening of fireside chats with phenomenal role models from Accenture Digital, the European Space Agency, Google, Guardian Newspaper and Leeds City Council. We will get to hear the stories of how...
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apology culture, sorry featured
06
Mar

Sorry not sorry: challenging the apology culture

By Elizabeth Brennan, UK Industry Client Director at Criteo Us Brits are known for our over-apologetic nature. When it comes to business, one thing I have noticed, especially as I move up the career ladder, is that many women in leadership roles feel the need to apologise for being assertive. However, there needs to be...
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inspirational women international women's day featured
06
Mar

Discover some inspiring women in time for International Women’s Day

Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8, with the first day being held in 1911. Thousands of events occur to mark the economic, political and social achievements of women. Organisations, governments, charities, educational institutions, women’s groups, corporations and the media celebrate the day. This year’s theme is #BalanceForBetter – providing a...
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