Don’t lose your mid-career women

Don’t lose your mid-career women

In a white paper on the challenges of mid-career for women, I read an analogy that resonated for me (spot the middle child!) Being a mid-career women is similar to middle child syndrome. You often feel ignored, you’re given short shrift, have to compete for attention,...
Women and Work: Things are getting better

Women and Work: Things are getting better

So I woke up this morning to a lovely, sunny International Women’s Day and felt full of optimism.  It feels like over the past 12 months things have moved to another level: more diverse voices are speaking out and to a greater extent they are being heard.  We all know...
Balance of Power – IWD 2019

Balance of Power – IWD 2019

This year’s theme for IWD19 is “Balance for Better” the background behind the theme is that the world now expects balance, notices it’s absence and celebrates its presence and that balance drives a better working world. It’s right that we should celebrate...