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24/3/15 – Women on the Verge – in aid of Womankind

Join us for Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (staring Tamsin Greig) – a hilarious and heartfelt musical based on Pedro Almodovar’s award-winning iconic film which celebrates women centre stage. On Tuesday 24th March the show will support Womankind with a proportion of ticket sales and donations collected on the night. All donations...
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Inspire your children and their future careers – Introducing Plotr

Plotr is a free-to-access, highly engaging, careers information website for 11-24 year olds, that aims to connect young people with employers and jobs that fit their interests, skills and personality. If you have children, or were ever a child yourself, read on. The background to the idea In 2011, David Cameron and Nick Clegg challenged...
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WOW – Women Of The World Festival 2015

Women of the world 2015 The globally renowned Women of the World Festival returns to Southbank Centre from 1 – 8 March for its fifth birthday. With talks, debates and performances, WOW Festival celebrates the achievements of women and girls and also explores the obstacles still facing them. WOW Friday focuses on women in the...
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How to Overcome Intimidation and Host a Successful Conferencing Event

Even the most charismatic business people find the idea of hosting a conferencing event intimidating. Hosting means making connections, shaking hands, and public speaking. Not everyone is a natural speaker, and not everyone is capable of approaching new people. As a host, it’s essential you greet as many people as possible – if not everyone...
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Women, Innovation and Enterprise take centre stage at Africa Gathering 2013

Celebrating five years of sharing positive ideas, Africa Gathering is back on 21-­22  June.  This  year’s  theme  is  ‘Hands-­‐on  technology:  Rise  of  the  makers,  the  dynamic  and the  disruptive thinkers in Africa’. Over two days, Africa Gathering, the conference for innovators, investors, and those with a passion for our continent to learn from Africa and Africans,...
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Careers City Launch Party

Watch how 100 + guests from forward thinking companies joined together to witness an extraordinary set of tales and experiences from 5 Generations of Women.  Filmed at the Hoxton Apprentice on the 8th November 2012. “Careers City was a natural extension to the work we are doing to connect women, helping them to develop and...
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29/09/11 – A WeAreTheCity Event – Power of the Profile

  A big thank you go to all of the staff and speakers from Chicago Booth Business School and Navigant.  The evening was a roaring success and we all enjoyed it immensely.  Photos and WATC TV footage to follow soon. Nowadays you need a little bit more to get ahead than the experience you have...
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