Are you looking to get promoted or negotiate higher pay whilst gaining greater career satisfaction? Try this.

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Various studies have proven that people with strong networks and good mentors enjoy more promotions, higher pay and greater career satisfaction. Yet strong networks are not built over night. You need to invest time and money at the right networks and events in order to achieve the breadth and depth of connections that can give…

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Griselda’s professional networking 10-step check list

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Our very own Griselda spoke to Xero recently about how you can get the most out of networking. Xero says professional networking can be daunting and it’s probably more art than science. Yet it’s something most entrepreneurs need to do and do well. Putting yourself out there will have a significant pay off. Networking can get your business noticed….

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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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Video: Meet the Winners: Alexa Greaves overall Business Women of the Year 2015

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Last year’s National Women in Business Awards overall winner Alexa Greaves of AAG Systems talks to Forward Ladies about what the awards meant to her and how much it has benefited her. Here she gives her; – top tips on #networking – best piece of advice she’s been given – most important skill she’s had…

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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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