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Officials trying to stop Kathrine Switzer running the Boston Marathon because, y’know, women can’t run marathons… Well, she ran the London Marathon today, aged 71

by on April 24, 2018

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Women for Women : The future role of women in hospitality now on the H&C EXPO conference agenda

Women for Women : The future role of women in hospitality now on the H&C EXPO conference agenda

by on April 7, 2018

The role women play in the hospitality industry now and in the future will be one of the hot topics discussed at this year’s H&C EXPO.

The EXPO, @HandCEXPO which takes place at Celtic Manor in Wales on 17th and 18th July, will include a number of panel debates and round-table discussions with Women in Hospitality one of the first to be revealed.

https://www.handcexpo.com/

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Movers and Groovers : “Jennie Formby’s appointment will delight Jeremy Corbyn”

by on March 22, 2018

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Women for Women : Landing on Vogue’s annual Oscars best dressed list

Women for Women : Landing on Vogue’s annual Oscars best dressed list

by on March 5, 2018

Awards season is officially over! On Sunday night the 2018 Oscars brought the best of the best under one roof to honor films of the previous year.

Not only did our favorite stars push the envelope in their respective nominated categories, but they also stepped it up on the red carpet as well.

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Which lingerie company ads are targeted more at men than women?

Which lingerie company ads are targeted more at men than women?

by on February 17, 2018

Victoria's Secret has an advertising problem, and it's putting off customers. 

In January, Business Insider reported that mothers of teenage children who shopped at its teen-centric brand, PINK, were revolting online because of the oversexualized ads in Victoria's Secret's stores. 

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Side gigs : Need a little more cash to go on that holiday or try those new restaurants?

Side gigs : Need a little more cash to go on that holiday or try those new restaurants?

by on February 15, 2018

 If you love your day job and just need a little more cash to go on that holiday or try those new restaurants you’ve been hearing about, it could be time to start a side hustle.

Starting a side gig can be intimidating from time and overhead perspectives, but it could actually be a lot easier than you think.

There are ways to earn a passive income without giving up your day job — and the Complete Side Hustle Bundle outlines how to, with 12 courses detailing how to sell stuff through eBay and Amazon. [more…]

Women for Women : “Gender equality is an unwon cause” .. Margaret Atwood, Lola Okolosie, Polly Toynbee, Athene Donald and Julie Bindel comment

Women for Women : “Gender equality is an unwon cause” .. Margaret Atwood, Lola Okolosie, Polly Toynbee, Athene Donald and Julie Bindel comment

by on February 10, 2018

Margaret Atwood writes ...  In 1918 some women got the vote – but in 2018 gender equality has not been reached.

Five writers share their views on whether parity will be achieved in 2118.

Greetings, women of the future! I believe women will still be on this planet in 2118 – a large assumption in view of our threatened biosphere, but fingers crossed. [more…]

Women for Women : “Men Behaving Badly”

by on January 26, 2018

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Women for Women : Ensuring women’s voices are heard

Women for Women : Ensuring women’s voices are heard

by on December 31, 2017

"I remember early in my career that sometimes I would have a thought in my head, but I lacked the confidence to be able to get that thought out," says Nicola Mendelsohn.

"Then I would hear, usually a man, say the point that I had in my head, and I'd kick myself."

Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook's vice-president for Europe, the Middle-East and Africa, has been described as the most powerful British woman in the tech industry. [more…]

A woman killing it .. “The best small business ideas for women”

by on November 4, 2017

Are you looking to earn some extra money on the side or to potentially start your own business?

Today I want to highlight some of the best small business ideas for women to motivate you to take that first step! The source is a US site but there are very useful ideas which can be used in the UK

That’s not to say that men can’t pursue these ideas as well, but for today we’re honouring all the female entrepreneurs. [more…]