2016 WIBA Regional Heats: London & South Shortlist

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FORWARD LADIES ANNOUNCES THE WOMEN IN BUSINESS AWARDS 2016 SHORTLIST With a new female prime minister, eight women cabinet ministers, and a new female chair of the Institute of Directors, British politics and businesses are trailblazing for women in leadership. And Forward Ladies has announced the shortlist for the 2016 National Women in Business Awards,…

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Laura Tenison On Why It’s Important To Support Women In Business

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Recently caught up with our guest speaker Laura Tenison, founder of JoJo Maman Bébé, for International Women’s Day.  She spoke about how important it is to support women in business at all levels. “Running a business is not the easy option,” said Laura, “you have to be on duty 24/7.” With start-up capital of just £50,000 and…

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International Women’s Day 2016

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Over the years, Forward Ladies International Women’s Day Event have attracted an incredible lineup of inspiring women such as Germaine Greer, Cherie Blair, Shami Chakrabarti, Nicola Horlick, Theresa May and Yvette Cooper. We are delighted to welcome Laura Tenison MBE, founder of JoJo Maman BeBe as a speaker at our International Women’s Day event on 3rd March…

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Our members have spoken! The charities we’ll be supporting through our national Women In Business Awards programme are…..

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Many thanks to all who took the time to vote for this year’s WIBA charities. At the end of the polls we had two outstanding winners who attracted over 50% of the votes. Girls Out Loud were the clear winners with 255 (33%) votes followed by Maggie’s Centres who came second with 157 (21%) votes….

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