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Current Affairs for Women

news paper, current affairs for womenHere you will find the latest current affairs and news for women from around the world focusing on business, technology, career news and much more. Explore the latest news from across the globe, written by our team of in-house journalists. This section is regularly updated as news breaks, so be sure to check back for updates.

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.

Computer Programmer
16
May

Bank of America Merrill Lynch joins Code First: Girls 20:20 campaign

Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) has announced its joining Code First: Girls’ campaign to help 20,000 women in the UK and Ireland code by 2020. Over the past three years, Code First: Girls 20:20 Campaign has taught more than 5,000 women how to code for free, and their alumnae have been hired by a...
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16
May

Three quarters of Brits lack a career mentor

Three quarters of Brits lack a career mentor, according to a new report. New research from global jobs site, Monster.co.uk, shows that 72 per cent of Brits don’t have a mentor to help guide them through their careers. While over a quarter say they want a mentor, nearly a fifth admit they have no idea...
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15
May

NewsUK to host WeAreTheCity’s 2018 Rising Star shortlist celebration

The celebration of this year’s Rising Star shortlist will be held on Wednesday 6 June 2018 at NewsUK headquarters and will be attended by all shortlisted nominees, the judging panel, corporate sponsors and supporters. We would like to take this opportunity to thank NewsUK and The Times & Sunday Times for sponsoring and hosting what...
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14
May

Youngest female FTSE 100 CEO named as winner of 2018 Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award

The youngest female FTSE 100 CEO, Liv Garfield, has been named as the winner of the 2018 Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award. Garfield, who is CEO of Severn Trent, follows in the footsteps of some of the most outstanding female business leaders – from Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop to leading architect Dame...
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office
03
May

Take this quiz to discover whether you’re stagnating at work – and what to do about it

Did you head into work this morning with a spring in your step? Or was it more of a trudge? Thought so… It could, of course, be a case of Monday morning blues, or related to a particular project you have on your plate – but if it’s a feeling you’ve had for a while,...
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