British Land boss wants more diversity to mend ‘mistakes’

The boss of one of Britain’s biggest property companies, British Land, on Wednesday said he wanted his industry to be more open to diversity as London celebrates Pride week. British Land has been one of the bigger corporate supporters of … Read More

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New Initiative to Develop Staff and Encourage Growth

It aims to create a diverse composition of backgrounds, experiences and talent to tackle board-level business issues in three key categories: people, processes and growth. Chaired by Lucy Stafford, former managing director of Mindshare and former council chair at the … Read More

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Business Champion Calls for a Million More Older People in Work by 2022

Employers should increase the number of older people in the UK workforce by one million over the next five years to combat age bias, the government’s Business Champion for Older Workers, Andy Briggs says. To address the widening skills gap, … Read More

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Women’s Tech Hub Event Showcases Spportunities for Women in South West Tech Sector

Did you know that companies which champion diversity outperform those that don’t? Recent research by McKinsey found that gender-diverse companies were 15% more likely to outperform their rivals (source: Mckinsey). With this in mind, the Women’s Tech Hub hosted an … Read More

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Company Profile: KETL The Company Taking on Data and Diversity

Data. That thing we all need to tackle in order to run a successful business. But sometimes it’s not all that easy, right? Cue KETL – the company that loves data. KETL endeavours to offer a helping hand with all … Read More

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London Mayor Backs New Initiative to Improve Diversity in Business

  Pride in London today announced it is launching a new initiative in partnership with OUTstanding aimed at promoting diversity and inclusion in business. Covering a wide range of LGBT+ themes, Pride in the City will bring together organisations from … Read More

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Women Trust Directors Double in Five Years

Gender equality has begun to make its mark in investment trust boardrooms with the proportion of female directors nearly doubling in the past five years. Nevertheless, analysis by broker Canaccord Genuity shows women have a long way to go to … Read More

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Workplace Diversity Takes a Knock

Marketing Week’s annual Career and Salary Survey shows that rather than improving, workforce diversity is actually getting worse. In 2016, the industry as a whole raised its game by addressing the lack of diversity in marketing, with campaigns like Channel … Read More

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