Success Stories: An Interview with Harriet Kelsall of HK Jewellery

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Harriet Kelsall started her bespoke jewellery business from humble beginnings – her kitchen table. Fast forward 18 years and she’s taken the jewellery design world by storm. With a wonderful team of over 30 people (including talented graduate designers and master goldsmith) she’s racked up an incredible 20 national and international awards. It’s not hard…

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No you are not an imposter!

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By Griselda Togobo I have been having some interesting conversations with two of the young women I mentor. We’ve been talking through their future plans and how to leverage current opportunities to progress within their careers. These young girls are succeeding in their chosen fields and blazing new paths yet they are living in constant…

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Should Your ‘Executive Style’ Be A Personal Choice Or Employer Choice?

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Recent national and international reports claim that women are still being forced by some employers to wear high heels, make-up and revealing clothes. And whilst it’s worth noting that it’s not discrimination to request your employees to dress appropriately and professionally for the workplace; the question now being asked is what does ‘appropriate’ actually mean…

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Gender Pay Gap Reporting: Your Responsibilities, The Timings And 5 Actions You Can Take Now

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Shortlisted for Forward Ladies Women in Business Awards in 2016, Claire Morley-Jones is the MD and founder of HR180. Based in Garforth near Leeds, the operation has provided retained and outsourced Human Resources for 11 years to SMEs across the UK and internationally. With requirements for Gender Pay Gap Reporting just weeks away, Claire looks…

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