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Below you can find a selection of our favourite news stories curated from the press around the world. You can use the filters above to find your particular favourites either via year published, or by keyword!

  • Why every professional should recruit a personal board of advisers

    20 February 2020

    This group of advisers has been shown to help professionals achieve greater career success, including promotions, raises, and increased opportunities.

    During my senior year of college, I launched my first business, an online community for employers to recruit entry-level professionals. I sought guidance from a family friend.

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  • The gender pay gap 101

    20 February 2020

    My last column generated significant feedback from men blustering about how wr-wr-wrong I am about ascribing the government's hardline stance regarding teachers to patriarchal attitudes about women and work. It even made the radio! Wow! Must have struck a nerve. The responses I received fell along gender lines, the men saying "no way," the women saying "of course." We are all entitled to our own opinion, as they say, but we are not entitled to our own facts.

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    Read the full article at TheSpec.com
  • Town Manager reflects on 30-year career as 'only woman in the room'

    20 February 2020

    A week after Town Manager Kate Fitzpatrick received recognition for 30 years of service to the town, her daughter, Molly Kean, had a discussion with a group of male colleagues during a breakout meeting. “They were like, ‘oh, I feel like there are lots of women in local government,”' Kean told the Needham Times.

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  • Get the Gretas of the world on board, and other simple steps to draw women to oil and gas

    20 February 2020

    At a recent conference in the Saudi coastal city of Dhahran, I was heartened to see both women and men in the audience and thought: this is what the future of energy needs to look more like. As things stand, there are simply not enough women in the sector. Worldwide, we make up only about 22 per cent of the oil and gas industry. The higher in the ranks you look, the lower those numbers fall. Arab nations, especially, have some way to go.

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    Read the full article at The National
  • Creating pathways for women in leadership

    13 February 2020

    Creating pathways for women in leadership Share In many societies around the world, the representation of women in both political leadership and corporate governance is still in the minority. According to United Nations Women (UN Women), the UN entity dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, the following obtains with respect to the leadership and political participation of women in parliaments across the globe: Only 24.3 per cent of all national parliamentarians were women as of February 2019, a slow increase from 11.3 percent in 1995. As of January 2019, only 20.7 percent of government ...

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