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Women In Leadership

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

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Recently TheBusinessDesk.com 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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Part 3: Women in Leadership Roundtables – In Partnership with IoD, HSBC & Microsoft

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Roundtable 3: Newcastle 9 June 2015 Trusting our teams and how vibrating jewellery could be the key to achieving a work-life balance Forward Ladies is working in partnership with HSBC, Microsoft and the Institute of Directors to deliver a national series of Women in Leadership and Business Roundtables. On 9 June 2015 the Roundtable moved to Team Valley Business…

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Part 2: Women in Leadership Roundtables – In Partnership with IoD, HSBC & Microsoft

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Roundtable 2: York, 3 June 2015 What we can learn from Generation Y and how lack of reliable, fast, Broadband is holding us up Forward Ladies is working in partnership with HSBC, Microsoft and the Institute of Directors to deliver a national series of Women in Leadership and Business Roundtables. On 3 June 2015 the Roundtable moved…

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Part 1: Women in Leadership Roundtables -In Partnership with IoD, HSBC & Microsoft

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Technological and time challenges facing today’s businesswomen and why we should celebrate our successful juggling Forward Ladies is working in partnership with HSBC, Microsoft and the Institute of Directors to deliver a national series of Women in Leadership and Business Roundtables. On 15 May 2015 the Roundtable moved to Sheffield Business Park and 17 business…

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