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Lloyds Banking Group
23
Mar

Major UK banks pledge to tackle gender imbalance

HSBC, Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Banking Group and Lloyd’s of London are amongst some of the major banks who have signed a voluntary charter with the aim of hiring more women into senior roles within the finance industry. The voluntary charter is a recommendation of the review conducted by the chief executive of...
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How to nurture equality in the workplace
26
Nov

HSBC sets target of 50/50 management team by 2020

HSBC UK has set a target to appoint a 50/50 management team by 2020, through the appointment of more women into the bank’s senior roles. The lending provider has set it plans to have half of its 5,500 senior roles occupied by women in the UK. According to HSBC less than a third of the...
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24
Nov

Business dinners hinder women who want to get ahead, says Carolyn Fairbairn

The business culture of late night dinners, sporting events and boozy networking are hindering women from reaching the top of the corporate ladder, according to the Director General of the Confederation of British Industry. Speaking to the Daily Mail, Carolyn Fairbairn called for an end to the stereotypical business culture that ostracises or makes difficult...
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26
Aug

WeAreTheCity are recognised as an ‘Awesome Network’ by ‘Inclusive Networks’

Inclusive Networks, a hub for celebrating diversity and inclusion, is delighted to publish their second and final Awesome Networks list of 2015 – sixty new networks making up their 2015 #Awesome100. The first list of its kind, it aims to celebrate the positive impact that network groups of all types and from all sectors have and...
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13
Aug

Lloyds ends all-male shortlists to encourage gender diversity

Lloyds Banking Group has taken a further move into leading the way in establishing gender diversity and equality in the workplace. It has been revealed that the bank is banning all-male shortlists, meaning that anyone applying for jobs from an assistant vice-president level will no longer be considered unless one-third of the names on the...
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