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3 Positive Impacts of Returnships

The rise of returnships programmes since 2014 is starting to have a positive impact on businesses and the economy.  At the moment we are only scratching the surface of the benefits that they can bring.  Pioneered by investment banks, they are mainly bringing skilled women back into the workforce after a career break. It really […]

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Men Can Be Better Allies To Women

5 Ways Men Can Be Better Allies To Women In The Workplace

By David Steenson When women are challenging their treatment or how they are perceived, getting backing from male colleagues can go a long way to making change happen.  Now I know this isn’t necessarily what some women in particular want to hear. But the stark truth is that ANY change is easier to implement […]

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Career Visibility

Being Schooled on Presenting:  How Becoming a Skilled Presenter can make your Career

Inspiration On Wednesday night, I was fortunate enough to be asked to judge a public speaking competition for the Belfast branch of Soroptimist International. Wow.  Talk about inspirational.  Each talk was convincing, well-researched, and impactfully delivered. Powerful Imagery Kristen opened the talks with a powerful speech that was rich in imagery, thought-provoking, and delivered with […]

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