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archive,category,category-articles,category-196,do-etfw,tribe-no-js,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-title-hidden,qode-theme-ver-10.1,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.0,vc_responsive

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Our Executive Committee member Natasha Clarke is participating in the CAF (Charities Aid Foundation) – Women V Cancer event. Women V Cancer is a series of women-only cycle challenges in aid of three British charities. The funds...

Organisations around the world are creating forums to promote, support and develop the women within their businesses, following the belief that having a strong diverse workforce is better for business and positively impacts the bottom line. Research shows that at the time when women can add...

I was recently invited to present at a women’s luncheon for the Staffing Industry Analysts’ Executive Forum in London, an event that brings together the great and the good from the world of staffing. As I took to the stage to present to a room...

The body of evidence which supports the benefit of women on boards just keeps on growing. New research from the University of British Columbia and the University of Utah has found that female board members are more likely to seek advice when making crucial business...

eCommerce, Events Here are our top five takeaways of the survey! Our favourite insights 1) 66% of women feel that family/caring responsibilities negatively impact their career prospects, and by extension their chances for promotion. 2) 26% of people surveyed work in companies that have more female staff than male. 3)...

Natasha Clarke has not only championed diversity at all levels of her business, but has also gone the extra mile to lead change across the recruitment industry. Her passion and commitment saw her win the 2015 Working Mums Champion Award at the Workingmums.co.uk’s Top Employer Awards. The...

WIR aims to support women in the recruitment sector to achieve their full potential and assist recruitment firms in making the most of the female talent in their businesses. Founded by David Head, Director, Recruitment International, WIR has joined forces with APSCo (The Association of...

Last month in celebration of International Women’s Day, Women in Recruitment held our first round table event.   We were delighted to be joined Frank Douglas, CEO at Caerus Executive, as our keynote speaker. Frank has a wealth of experience in the recruitment sector, gained in the...

WeAreTheCity are seeking nominations for female Role Models/ Future Leaders for their 2016 Rising Star Awards   Last year, WeAreTheCity (WATC) successfully highlighted the achievements of 50 female future leaders/role models through their Rising Star awards. The winners of the 2015 awards have gone on to achieve...

Some years ago, I was assigned a mandate to headhunt a senior director for a consultancy firm. During my initial phone call to a prospective candidate, there was a sudden silence and I heard a couple of whimpers.   “Excuse me” said my candidate, “we have just...