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diversity
Sky logo featured
07
Jan

How Sky is ‘investing in women’

Interview conducted by Harriet Minter When it comes to setting targets around gender in senior leadership a lot of companies like to hedge their bets. They’ll aim for 30 per cent of senior management to be female, maybe 40 per cent if they’re feeling punchy. Sky’s target, however, keeps it very simple: the world is...
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Could Disruption be the long awaited catalyst for Diversity? (F)
21
Nov

To be it, you must see it | Why diversity is key to improving life changing technology

In an increasingly complex world, we need everyone – women and men, a variety of people from different backgrounds and cultures – to solve the hard problems we face and make the world a better place. We live in a time dominated by technology and algorithms, it’s simply unavoidable. While machines are beginning to ‘think’...
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International mens day
19
Nov

International Men’s Day: November 19 | A day to improve gender relations and promote unity

International Men’s Day focuses on improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, producing responsible males and highlighting positive male role models. It also looks at addressing issues such as parenting, positive male role models, families and healthy life choices for men. The inaugural International Men’s Day was held in Trinidad and Tobago on November 19 in...
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Evolve the conversation featured
13
Nov

20/11/2018: Evolve the Conversation: Diversity and Inclusion in Tech

Snap.hr are partnering with 23 Code Street and ScottLogic for our upcoming event, in which we’ll be exploring the ever-present theme of Diversity and Inclusion in Tech from a variety of different viewpoints. We are encouraging a no-nonsense, honest and interactive dialogue about ‘evolving the conversation’ around Diversity and Inclusion in the Tech space. Our...
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HUETRIBE - Tineka Smith (high res) featured
06
Nov

Inspirational Woman: Tineka Smith | Founder, Huetribe

A few years ago while shopping for an anniversary card for her then fiancée and failing to find any that celebrated interracial love, Tineka found inspiration in her frustration to set up a greetings card product that genuinely reflected the diversity of modern relationships today. Tineka developed Huetribe to produce greeting cards that recognise and...
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Could Disruption be the long awaited catalyst for Diversity? (F)
24
Oct

The importance of creating an inclusive workforce

By Sarah Kirk, Global Diversity & Inclusion Director, PageGroup UK With such a huge portion of our lives spent at work, it is crucial we spend it somewhere we feel comfortable. That means a workplace that’s welcoming to absolutely everybody no matter their race, gender, religion, sexual preference, disability, or age. But it isn’t enough...
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17
Oct

For law firm diversity, a shift from the extraordinary to the expected

Corporate law firms are commonly perceived as conservative, exclusive clubs that only hire more of the same to maintain the monoculture. However, thankfully times change and over the course of a generation the clubby institution of the large law firm is transforming to an extent that would have been unthinkable a few decades ago. Today,...
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Baton Awards logo
16
Oct

UK’s leading BAME newsreaders join forces to host this year’s inaugural Baton Awards

UK’s leading BAME female newsreaders have teamed up to host this year’s inaugural Baton Awards 2018. Keen to address the obstacles facing BAME women, each of the hosts are pioneers in their own right; British freelance journalist and television presenter of Jamaican and Nigerian descent Trish Adudu to date, still holds the mantle of the...
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