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24 05, 2017

Bracknell: 3M celebrates Women’s Day with leadership and diversity themes


3M has championed International Women’s Day by hosting celebratory events at Bracknell, Dublin, Loughborough and Manchester. The theme for this year’s international celebration was ‘be bold for change’ and 3M embraced this by giving senior female managers from KPMG and Hewlett Packard Enterprise a platform to speak about the role of women in technology. Other [...]

24 05, 2017

Gender Pay Gap Reporting, what does it mean for you?


KPMG’s Terri Coughlan explains that from April, Gender Pay Gap Reporting (GPG) became mandatory for all employers with 250 employees or more What does this mean for you? Well, if you’ve got more than 250 employees you will have to make public: The percentage difference in male and female pay on a mean and median [...]

24 05, 2017

Isle of Wight: Jade Barry becomes first female technician


An Isle of Wight Nissan dealership has broken ground by taking on the county’s first female technician. Staddlestones Nissan, in Ryde, took on Jade Barry, who had been volunteering at the dealership while completing all three levels of her City and Guilds qualifications at the Isle of Wight College.  Staddlestones works in partnership with the [...]

24 05, 2017

What is a sales person – and why more women should apply for the role


Sales is a man's job! Really? What image comes to mind when you hear the words 'sales person'? Even today in 2017, the phrase still conjures up stereotypes of an aggressive, pushy car salesman, probably wearing a shiny suit. The vision in people's minds will most likely be that of a ‘salesman’. Amy Palmer, sales [...]

3 04, 2017

Women in Business: Prime minister sends personal letter of support


The launch for the 2017 Women In Business Awards, organised by The Business Magazine, took place on Friday March 31 in the picturesque setting of The Oakley Court Hotel, Windsor – and the campaign has been personally endorsed by prime minister Theresa May. Over the course of the morning, around 100 female (and male) [...]

20 03, 2017

Windsor: Leona Shepherd, 3M strategist, is a launch event panellist


A member of 3M’s senior leadership team in the UK and Ireland, Leona Shepherd directs the company’s commercial excellence programmes including sales and marketing effectiveness, go-to-market strategy including e-commerce and has oversight of 3M’s customer service and contact centres. […]

20 03, 2017

Windsor: President of techUK is ‘passionate about championing diversity’


An experienced business leader, Jacqueline de Rojas is passionate about the UK, the technology industry and championing diversity & inclusion. She believes the UK can take its place as a digital nation of significance fuelled by the business builders of this country and supported by access to technology & talent. […]