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14 August 2020

From political superpowers to tech titans, Forbes’ 2017 ranking of the “The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” runs the gamut of everyone from Oprah Winfrey and Ivanka Trump to Angela Merkel and Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg. Ranging in age from 92 (Queen Elizabeth II) to 28 (Taylor Swift), it’s clear no two women are the same. […]

11 August 2020

By Marina Gerner, 10th August 2020 An aversion amongst male venture capitalists to talk about vaginas is belittling a whole generation of female entrepreneurs “I walked into this room, and there were probably about 30 men in their late 50s and 60s – all white hair,” says Colette Courtion, founder of Seattle-based health and wellness […]

5 August 2020

Hannah Baker, Head of Marketing at The Marketing Store on the importance of focusing on actions, not words when it comes to committing to drive change. I hesitate to start this piece claiming that it’s ‘never been more important to be an ally’, because standing up against injustice, platforming oppressed voices and dedicating time to […]

28 July 2020

V Brennan – Engineering Manager at Slack My career story so far  I am very lucky to have worked across lots of different types of tech teams. I’ve worked with DevOPs teams, pure operations, IT and even with Product Development teams. But I came to tech by a strange route. My background is actually in organisational […]

17 June 2020

Lt Penny Thackray RN Since a lockdown was announced in the UK to help control the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve had to learn new ways to cope in isolation. For many of us, staying home and being isolated from friends and family is a new experience. But for submariners, the coping skills they have honed through […]

12 June 2020

The mayors of London, Manchester and Liverpool have united behind a seven-point plan to save apprenticeships. The mayors of London, Manchester and Liverpool have backed a seven-point plan to save apprenticeships. The plan, proposed by business groups London First and the North West Business Leadership Team, urges the government to take immediate steps to support […]

19 May 2020

Chanua has secured funding to develop a digital solution to support young people’s mental health during the COVID-19 crisis. Naomi Mwasambili from Chanua Health who run Neuro Champions initiative. The Liverpool-based firm was one of 18 selected from more than 1,600 businesses throughout the UK which applied to receive funding from the NHSX TechForce19 Challenge. […]

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