About Northern Power Women

Northern Power Women is a collaborative campaign to accelerate gender diversity from the North of England.
Find out more about our events, partners and opportunities.

What We Do

Accelerating Gender Diversity

We want to transform the culture of organisations to increase opportunities for women and showcase role models and best practice for organisations that are helping to drive and leading economic growth.

We need to harness all talent, accelerate gender pay equality and provide people with the knowledge and skills needed to drive careers forward, all against the backdrop of the Northern Powerhouse agenda.

We engage women and men from all industries and business areas as ‘agents of change’ and connect, collaborate and celebrate their achievements as campaign champions and advocates to drive gender balance from the north of England.

From Partnerships to Mentoring

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Northern Power Women is creating opportunities for men and women to connect, develop and help change our social and economic future – we would love you to get in touch and get involved.

Northern Power Women Awards


Nominations Open Sep 19

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Northern Power Women
Research Pilot

The Psychological drivers that propel and sustain women and men into leadership positions.

We are delighted to unveil our first research pilot looking at the trajectories of careers for both men and women. We welcome your comments, feedback and suggestions.

Read more about the author, Marie Burns BSc Hons, MSc, Ch Psych here.

Northern Power Women Awards

Check out the winners from the fourth year of awards celebrating fantastic role models from across the North.

Northern Power Women Podcast

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Each month we will bring you no holds barred discussion on the biggest issues that affect our careers and lives. You will hear from an individual at the top of their game on the challenges they faced and the mistakes they made along the way.

And in Ask The Hive, if you are facing an obstacle or a problem in your career, you will have a chance to get some superb advice from people who have been there and come out the other side.

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