Work Culture – The Often Overlooked Element In Job Searches

Looking back to when I was a fresh graduate looking for a job three years ago, work culture was not a factor that ranked highly in my wish list. Instead, salary, career progression, organisational size and reputation were the key factors that guided my job search. However, over the years, I have come to realise that work culture is an often overlooked element in job … Continue reading Work Culture – The Often Overlooked Element In Job Searches

Media, Trust and Diversity – A Lot More to Do

After a year of everything from fake news to equal pay and #MeToo, is it too late to restore trust in the media? That was the topic up for discussion at the Media Trust panel event, a communications charity championing the power of the media to change lives for the better, held to mark International Women’s Day. The debate looked at how the media can … Continue reading Media, Trust and Diversity – A Lot More to Do

Women: continuing to ‘make noise’ 100 years on

On the 6th of February 1918 the Representation of the People Act enabled (some) women to vote for the first time and paved the way for universal suffrage just 10 years later. On the centenary of this fight for democratic equality it is fitting that we will see the gender pay gap being openly addressed for the first time and on a very public stage. … Continue reading Women: continuing to ‘make noise’ 100 years on