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May 29, 2019
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May

Women in finance: beyond the ‘glass ceiling’

Four decades have passed since management consultant Marilyn Loden coined the phrase “glass ceiling” to describe the invisible barrier blocking the way for women to progress to senior positions. In the financial services sector, the ceiling seemed to be made of toughened glass. But does the metaphor still adequately encapsulate what’s happening today, or has...
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29
May

Inspirational Woman: Menaca Joji | Serial Entrepreneur, Author, Business and Resilience Coach

Menaca Joji, who is described as “the next Oprah,” is a serial entrepreneur, author, business and resilience coach. Menaca successfully sold her Dentistry practice after 23 years in the industry and decided to move into the world of coaching, putting her personal and professional experiences into practice. Menaca overcame adversity after walking through the jungle...
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Networking
29
May

The value of networking: How you can make the most of business opportunities

When you’re just starting to build your career or your company, networking can seem daunting. However, plucking up the courage to walk into a room of professionals on your own can be so worthwhile. According to LinkedIn, 80 per cent of professionals believe the ability to make contacts is key to career success and 85 per cent of...
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29
May

How can women progress in business?

Article provided by Michelle Reilly, CEO of 6CATS International and Founder of 6CATSPRO In Michelle’s words, “as it stands, women are in a better position than ever to thrive in the workplace.” While many people undoubtedly experience sexism, personally this has not been the case, and I feel there is absolutely a route to the...
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