Personal Impact for Women Masterclass

2017-05-04T10:11:43+00:00

  “I have a voice,” I hear you say, “but how do I put my message across without being perceived as emotional or aggressive? How do I reignite and unleash that confidence and gravitas that appears to have been sapped away in the time I’ve been out of the business environment?” Like many, I [...]

Women in Business: Prime minister sends personal letter of support

2017-04-03T12:44:25+00:00

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) [...]

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

2017-03-20T13:24:52+00:00

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. […]

Profitability through gender diversity

2017-03-21T10:35:10+00:00

Nicola McQueen, MD of Capita Resourcing and winner of the Women in Business Awards 2016 – board level and senior executive of the year – will speak on ‘profitability through gender diversity’ at the IoD Berkshire’s Directors Briefing next month. She will discuss her own experiences of diversity on boards and why she feels it [...]

Opinion: Tamsin’s take

2017-02-21T08:54:50+00:00

Tamsin Napier-Munn, who heads up our Women in Business campaign, discusses the importance of the returner – and why employers could do more to nurture this talent pool….   […]

SMEs admit they are not gender diverse, survey reveals

2017-02-20T11:24:53+00:00

Over half (52%) of SME owners in the UK would not class their businesses as ‘gender diverse’, despite 65% feeling that enough is being done to encourage women into their sector. The results were obtained from the Close Brothers Business Barometer, a quarterly survey that questions over 900 UK SME owners and senior management across a range of sectors and regions. […]