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A duo that has proven magic is real. Masters of visual creativity, Zita Luiten and Edo Landwehr have turned their dynamism towards issues that the world has so easily dismissed. As activists, they travelled to Lebanon in an effort to pursue true storytelling; stories that bring about genuine change. Lebanon is beautiful. The people, the...
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When Lara Morgan walked on the #NPWLive stage, everyone turned to listen. A specialist in growth acceleration, Lara describes herself as unconventional, but always efficient.Lara’s first words set the tone for a much-needed reality check for many in the audience: I am a self-confessed commercial bitch.Breaking down some of the unspoken problems within society, Lara...
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First on stage at the inaugural Northern Power Women event in Leeds was Interim CEO of Reclaim Project, Cheryl Latham. A talk centred around how people can better themselves when pursuing change, Cheryl set out three key battles that every change-maker must overcome to succeed. 1) Perception of Others. You cannot do anything about what...
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What if I told you that, there is an alternative to the negative way failure affects your life. There is a solution. And, that YOU hold the power? But before I let you into a little secret, I want to take you back to your childhood. From an early age, it’s instilled in us that,...
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We use this word a lot lately, but do we really understand the meaning behind it? Here is what Wikipedia defines it as: Feminism is a collection of movements and ideologies that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve equal political, economic, cultural, personal, and social rights for women. This includes seeking to...
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Last week I was lucky enough to attend the first ever Northern Power Women conference. The event took place at the Hilton in Liverpool and was organised by the lovely Simone Roche to encourage women from across the North to celebrate and champion equality. The conference welcomed speakers from the heads of large corporate giants,...
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Women hold up half the sky, and the Northern Power Women conference in Liverpool this month showed it. Post Office Learning and Development Manager Gabriella Driver shares her experience of the launch event. “There is a special place in hell for women who do not help other women” – Madeleine Albright On Thursday 12 March...
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Local business leaders across the north are joining forces this week and donating their unwanted work clothes for the Dress It Forward initiative. The scheme, which aims to provide female ex-offenders with appropriate work wear, is to be launched by Cllr Erica Kemp at the Northern Power Women Conference on 12th March. After working closely...
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The Government launched the much anticipated Shared Parental Leave (SPL) Regulations on the 1st December 2014 which apply to employees who expect to become parents on or after 5th April 2015, including adoptive parents. These new regulations give parents flexibility to share caring responsibilities between themselves, enabling them to choose how they would like to...
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One of the ‘firsts’ was the Harnessing the Power of Diversity Conference on the 10th June 2014 at The Mansion House in the centre of the City of London. On that day over 150 managers from all levels came together to share their perspectives of Diversity and Inclusion within their companies, how progress was being...
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