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The gender debate is well and truly over

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“The gender debate is well and truly over ” Those were the words of Saatchi & Saatchi executive Kevin Roberts at an interview with the Business Insider magazine.

Kevin has since found himself in deep waters after making these comments and has since resigned. I was surprised by his comments but then again I should not be because you just have to scratch the surface to realise that this is what a lot of leaders think – mostly men and some women.

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Career Tips: 10 tips from Amanda Murphy Head of Corporate Banking, UK Commercial Banking for HSBC

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It’s the question every magazine headline screams at working women – can you truly have it all?  And Amanda Murphy, Head of Corporate Banking, UK Commercial Banking for HSBC and working mum, added her comment to the debate with a resounding “No!” when she appeared at the Women In International Business Conference that Forward Ladies…

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#winnerstalk: We Share your Best Bits from our Weekly twitter Chats

By | #Winnerstalk, Career Builders | No Comments

Here are a few tips from our weekly #winnerstalk on twitter (12noon Wednesday’s) @forwardladies, we thought we would share with you, some good advice. What’s your best cost effective tip for marketing your business? #SME Doing a great job – let your customers market your#biz by referring you to their contacts – 360 Accountants (@360accountants) #bizneed to identify the…

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Sahar Hashemi

Video: Sahar Hashemi founder of Coffee Republic at our 2015 Award Ceremony

By | Awards, Career Builders, Women In Leadership | No Comments

We are looking forward to this year’s National Women in Business Awards by having a little look back at some of our 2015 highlights.  Sahar Hashemi founder of Coffee Republic talks about how the world of business has become more feminine where women’s qualities are strategic in business. She shared her business journey, her struggles…

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