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Promotion

Working on how to get your next promotion? Find tips and advice on how to secure that big promotion or the best way to go about promoting members of your team. promotion

Read articles on the dos and don’ts of promotions.

WeAreTheCity.com was founded in April 2008 and launched in September 2008, with the aim of providing information to women who wish to progress in their careers via networking and events.  The concept of the website is to provide services that not only help women develop themselves both personally and professionally, but also contributes to a wider strategy of supporting working women in the UK more broadly by bringing together the charity sector and potential entrepreneurs on to one common platform.

Career Comeback
27
Dec

Moving on up in 2019: Three leading business women from the creative industries explain how to get to the top

As we approach the New Year, many of us are thinking about progressing our careers. But how do we become leaders and stay true to who we are? Three high-profile business women share their top tips. Nicole Griffin, Strategy Director, branding agency Ragged Edge The best piece of advice I can give someone looking to...
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Woman on a ladder searching
07
Dec

How to negotiate a promotion and secure more responsibility

There’s nothing wrong with wanting more responsibility. When hitting targets becomes the norm and your objectives are achieved with ease, it’s time to set your sights on a bigger challenge. However, it takes more to secure a promotion than success in your current role. If you want to climb up the career ladder, you’ll have...
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women in trading hither mann featured
05
Dec

Women in trading | Why I talk about my achievements

By Hither Mann, professional Forex trader and CEO of Fortune Academy I became a self-made millionaire by the age of 25. I have forged a successful career in Forex Trading. I am a life coach with years of financial expertise and business experience, and I am unafraid to be bold about my achievements. I want...
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Boardroom
28
Nov

Let’s redress the balance in 21st century business & get more women in to senior roles

It is my belief that personal branding can redress the balance for women in business. As someone who builds personal brands, I love spotting trends and patterns. Although my methodology doesn’t change, the approach and output can vary greatly depending on the client but one thing I’ve noticed time and time again is the questions...
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money
05
Sep

How to ask for a pay rise

Research shows that women are less confident than men when it comes to asking for a pay rise. There are lots of articles, and even books, that aim to build your confidence and give you tips on how to get that extra moula you so rightly deserve. Here are a few of my personal hints....
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Woman on a ladder searching
27
Aug

Five questions to ask yourself to speed up your career progression

In my role I often get asked how individuals can speed up, or take control, of their career progression. Instead of having answers, I mostly just respond with a series of questions for them. I truly believe that if you take the time to consider them, and answer them honestly, you will be in a...
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Woman on a ladder searching
25
May

My advice to get ahead in your career | Kelly Edwards

Women have had to work hard to elbow their way into the legal profession. Where a few decades ago you’d be hard pushed to find any women in senior positions in firms or in the judiciary, as of last year the President of the Supreme Court is a woman. Take a quick scan of the...
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Woman on a ladder searching
09
May

How to rise through the ranks

When I started out in my career over a decade ago I soon realised I have a deep passion for problem-solving and finding innovative solutions. I love removing barriers in a situation so that creativity can flourish. I believe this is important in business. As such I have spent the last seven and a half...
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