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Alison Simpson
Transgender Day of Remembrance featured
20
Nov

Transgender Day of Remembrance | 20 November

Today marks Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), a day to honour and remember those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence. The day will see groups around the world gather to remember loved ones and help raise visibility of the transgender community. A list of names will also be read out of those...
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Sumanjit Gill featured
16
Nov

Rising Stars: What happened next for Sumanjit Gill

WeAreTheCity’s Rising Star Awards are now in their fourth year. The Rising Star awards were introduced to showcase the UK pipeline of female talent below management and to create female 100 role models across 20 different industries and professions. Over the year’s, the awards have recognised 400 women across the UK and India. In this...
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Emma Clarke featured
13
Nov

Rising Star: What happened next for Emma Clarke

WeAreTheCity’s Rising Star Awards are now in their fourth year. The Rising Star awards were introduced to showcase the UK pipeline of female talent below management and to create female 100 role models across 20 different industries and professions. Over the year’s, the awards have recognised 400 women across the UK and India. In this...
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money
10
Nov

What is the gender pay gap?

The gender pay gap is the difference between a man and woman’s average weekly earnings, based on equivalent hours and job roles. In 2015, the Office of National Statistics (ONS) released it’s latest figures in the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings, which showed that their figures had shrunk to 9.4% from 9.6%. However, this...
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man-and-woman-sat-on-money-piles-gender-pay-gap-featured
09
Nov

Fawcett Society launch equal pay advice service | Equal Pay Day

Leading campaigning charity, The Fawcett Society, has launched an equal pay advice service, as new research reveals one in three workers are unaware pay discrimination is illegal.  The research, conducted by The Fawcett Society, has shown that a culture of pay secrecy persists in UK workplaces, which allows pay discrimination to thrive. Launched on the...
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Jennifer Smith featured
09
Nov

Rising Stars: What happened next for Jennifer Smith

WeAreTheCity’s Rising Star Awards are now in their fourth year. The Rising Star awards were introduced to showcase the UK pipeline of female talent below management and to create female 100 role models across 20 different industries and professions. Over the year’s, the awards have recognised 400 women across the UK and India. In this...
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Women's Equality Party
08
Nov

Women across the UK to go ‘Out of Office’ for Equal Pay Day

This Friday, 9th November, the Women’s Equality Party is encouraging women to declare themselves Out Of Office not just for the day but for the remainder of 2018. The gender pay gap means that from this date, they will effectively work for free. By setting Out Of Office notifications, women will be able to draw...
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Coleen Mensa featured
06
Nov

Rising Stars: What happened next for Coleen Mensa

WeAreTheCity’s Rising Star Awards are now in their fourth year. The Rising Star awards were introduced to showcase the UK pipeline of female talent below management and to create female 100 role models across 20 different industries and professions. Over the year’s, the awards have recognised 400 women across the UK and India. In this...
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