June 25, 2019
Model for recruiting women into science and technology

Recruiting Women Into Science and Technology – Great New Dutch Model

I have recently come across a great Dutch model for attracting new talent into science and technology. It has been developed by the ‘Platform for Talent […]
June 7, 2019
Create a successful women's network

How to Create a Successful Women’s Network in your Organisation

So, you are keen to create a successful women’s network in your organisation. Sounds easy, and fun, right? Just get a nice bunch of female colleagues […]
August 2, 2018
Blow your own trumpet

The #1 tip for women on how to blow your own trumpet

Blow your own trumpet is something men somehow seem to do all the time.  They just subtly drop how brilliantly they contributed to the last design, […]
September 18, 2015
Career Success for Women, Women Leadership Programmes, Speaker for Women, Gender Diversity, Gender Diffference

Does Speaking Up Really lead to Career Success for Women?

We have all heard it before. We need to be more confident, have more self-belief, speak up, lean in and take our place at the table. […]
June 24, 2015
Career Success for Women, Women Leadership Programmes, Speaker for Women, Gender Diversity, Gender Diffference

How Negative Feed Back Can Advance Your Career

Interestingly women do get different feed back than men. Somehow it’s okay to give a woman critical feed back on her personal performance, whereas men get more constructive feed back, often more focused on the job. This wouldn’t be so bad if it wasn’t that many of us take that feed back very personal too.
May 21, 2015
Career Success for Women, Women Leadership Programmes, Speaker for Women, Gender Diversity, Gender Diffference,

Neuroscience, Thinking and Career Success for Women

Male and female brains are different. It may well be that some of the career success of women is dependent on those differences. Perhaps your career success is build on your capabilities as a ‘big picture thinker’ or you should use that capability more to build a successful career.
June 11, 2014
Career Success for Women, Women Leadership Programmes, Speaker for Women, Gender Diversity, Gender Diffference,

Gender Intelligent Leadership: Get men to talk, and women to take action

If you, like me, have ever sat through a meeting with mainly women you will almost certainly have wondered when they were going to stop talking and get down to action. Whereas men seem to do first, women seem to take time to get into action. Have you ever noticed that?