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If you are a follower of Northern Power Women, and by extension Northern Power Futures, you probably feel quite exhausted, so this week’s blog is short and all about getting cosy. This week was the second festival to bring people together to collaborative conversations about the future of the North. I was there in Newcastle...
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Michael Page announced their top 100 skills that employers are looking for in 2019. The recruitment experts carried out consumer research of over 2000 workers, with “adaptability” being the most desired skill for employers. We spoke to Collette Roche, Chief Operating Officer at Manchester United FC, about adaptability, her skills and how they’ve helped shaped her...
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  Our Northern Power Women and Michael Page Cross-Sector Mentoring Programme aims to build connections between a mentor and mentee from different sectors around the North, forming successful relationships and encouraging personal and professional growth. Our mentors shared their top tips for being a good mentor and getting the most of of a mentoring scheme....
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“Time to talk? You never need an excuse to talk!” Whether we are someone who is known for using many words or few, choosing to talk about how we’re feeling isn’t something everyone feels comfortable with. By sharing something of how something has made us feel, we are showing that we are unpredictable. Our subconscious...
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Northern Power Women are proud to be partnered with Manchester Airport Group. The partnership aims to broaden the perspective on gender, inclusion and diversity within the group to improve both employee and passenger experience. “I think it’s important to celebrate role models,” Sharon Willis, Group HR Director, says about the partnership, “If we’ve got role models...
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People’s reactions to this blog will probably fall into one of three categories: the Alleluias, the Slow Burners, and the Poppycocks. So let’s get on with it and check in with those three teams at the end… The idea of headspace is here to stay. By and large, it feels like British society and business...
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Do you really need to tidy up?  Untidiness is probably the one thing we all got told off for at some point as kids. We may have always eaten with our mouths closed or remembered to take off our shoes, but leaving stuff lying around – or “where I know it’ll be when I next need...
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Adrian Adair is chief operating officer at the Morson Group – sponsors of our Innovation category and Future’s List. He speaks to us about role models and why they are vital to encourage women to realise their potential. Operating in traditionally male-dominated sectors, the Morson Group has long been a vocal contributor to the gender...
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NORTHERN POWER WOMEN announce the 2019 Power and Future Lists Nominees come from more sectors Creative industries leading a charge with more nominees Engineers, restaurateurs, pharmacists, entrepreneurs and disruptors recognised All Northern Powerhouse regions represented The Northern Power Women today have released the names of 100 women who have contributed to making a difference in...
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Michelle Hua, Founder & CEO of Made With Glove, speaker and consultant, is based in Newcastle UK. Michelle helps highly skilled tech entrepreneurs, senior executives and employees make their next career move to the UK without the need for a company sponsorship.  She also consults for companies, organisations and individuals by helping them solve their...
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