Thames Valley: Chocolate entrepreneur speaks at KPMG business leaders’ event


“Sexy packaging, a great product, and staying true to your values” is the recipe for success, according to Jo Fairley, co-founder of Green&Black’s. Fairley spoke at KPMG’s latest Inspiring Speakers event for privately-owned businesses in the Thames Valley, revealing details of her professional and personal journey with the fastest-growing confectionary brand in the UK, and [...]

Addressing the gender pay gap


How do we close the gender pay gap? – It’s like air pollution. Everyone knows it is happening, but they don’t want to admit they are part of the problem […]

Dorset: Superior supports women in STEM


Superior, a Dorset-based manufacturer of high integrity o-rings and seals had a stand at Bournemouth and Poole College’s Women in STEM CPD event this month. The annual event aims to inspire young women to consider careers in STEM. Superior apprentices Susanna Perkins, aged 22, and Ashleigh Phillips, aged 21, represented the manufacturing company at the [...]

Bracknell: Tamsin spotlights women in STEM at 3M leadership forum


Tamsin Napier-Munn, campaigns manager for The Business Magazine and head of the Women in Business Campaign, is presenting at a special Spotlight on Women in STEM at the 3M Centre in Cain Road, Bracknell, on Thursday, June 22. Tamsin takes a thought-provoking, stimulating and inspiring look into: Why the country needs you Step up and [...]

IoD Women in Business offer


Join IoD today as a Women in Business eNewsletter reader and receive a special discount IoD membership can help Leaders and Directors in the follow way: Grow your business and network. Be kept up-to-date and informed. Be inspired and inspire your team. Benefits Stay connected and enhance your network with 30,000+ leaders and 900+ events across the [...]

Hampshire: IoD stages businesswomen’s club at Tylney Hall


The Institute of Directors is staging a businesswomen’s lunch club - a group of dynamic businesswomen sharing lively conversations over a two-course lunch at Tylney Hall Hotel at Hook.   Guest speaker for the event on June 23 is chartered director of the IoD Talita Ferreira, who will talk about Strategic Business Change and her experience [...]