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UK economy could benefit from £24bn boost if BME workplace progression increased

The UK economy could benefit from a boost of £24 billion a year if black and minority ethnic (BME) people progressed in work at the same rate as their white counterparts, according to a government-backed review. The Baroness McGregor-Smith review found that people from BME backgrounds are still being held back in the workplace because...
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Women-led companies driving force of UK economy, finds report celebrating International Women’s Day

Women-led businesses are leading the charge across the UK, new data has revealed to mark International Women’s Day. 
The data revealed that the average business annual turnover is 11,284,634, however women-led average annual turnover stands at 11,719,080. The open-government and LinkedIN data-sets reveal how women-led UK companies grow, perform and rank. The data, compiled by...
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