February 6th 2018 – Full Gender Equality Next?

Posted on February 6th, 2018 by

It’s 100 years since some women got the right to vote. Well, 8.5 million actually. It’s been something of a slow burn but we’re getting there…albeit slowly. Still, 8.5 million women, that’s a cause for celebration! Full gender equality, how long?


Meet Natalie Fee, Making a Real Difference. Be Inspired!

Posted on January 31st, 2018 by

Natalie Fee is an amazing woman. She heard about plastic pollution and like most of us was appalled. But unlike most of us she changed her life to do something about it. She is an inspiration. This is her talk at TedX Bristol. You will look at your toilet differently, I promise!


Newsflash – Mary Beard is in Lego!

Posted on January 26th, 2018 by

Lego Classicists (a breakaway group!) have made a figure of Classicist Professor Mary Beard, and she thinks it looks just like her. What do you think? But who would Mary like to see immortalised alongside her? You can find out here. It’s a classic Mary riposte. Well done to her.


Let’s All Move to Iceland!

Posted on January 10th, 2018 by

Well done to tiny Iceland for doing what we in the UK have yet to achieve. They have made the gender pay gap illegal and companies who disobey will get fined. Can we do it here? Of course we could if vested interests in maintaining the status quo would move out of the way.


Three Wonderful Women to Inspire and Enthuse You

Posted on December 29th, 2017 by

I’ve been so lucky to meet and interview some amazing women over the years. Meet three of them, inspiring successful business women sharing their tips and advice. Julie Chakravery of Rungway, Anne Boden of Starling Bank, Sam Roddick of Coco de Mer. All very different and all with a great story. Be inspired for 2018.


Inspirational Woman – Heather Pearson (aka Grantidote)

Posted on November 29th, 2017 by

“Strangely, I’ve felt quite disengaged from #MeToo, overall.” Meet the inspiring, amazing Heather Pearson who is passionate about collecting women’s stories on her website The Grantidote. Find out, too, who has most inspired her in her life.

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