Order, Order! – Diversity in Parliament

  I was fortunate to visit the Houses of Parliament  recently and had a fascinating look behind the scenes courtesy of my MP and his assistant. It was the day of the Autumn Budget statement which followed Prime Minister’s Questions, so there was quite a buzz around the place. A couple of things struck me; there Read more about Order, Order! – Diversity in Parliament[…]

Are you ready to be the next CEO of GSK?

  Emma Walmsley has just been appointed as the new CEO of GSK. How ready are you to take the next leap forward in your career? Conducting an honest self-appraisal now means that you will be more likely to achieve your future career goals. One of the biggest de-railers for women is confidence – or Read more about Are you ready to be the next CEO of GSK?[…]

It’s OK to be Clever and into Clothes!

  Well, the Prime Minister does it, and so can the rest of us! Kitten heels, animal prints and zingy yellow may not be your thing, but you can pull off a good work look that’s fashionable, distinctive and smart. We’re not talking tight tops and tiny skirts but it’s good to challenge the old Read more about It’s OK to be Clever and into Clothes![…]

What Will Your Legacy Be?

A friend of mine retired last week. After a long and successful career, latterly as CFO in a specialist manufacturing business, he has handed back his keys to the Executive Washroom and heads off into the sunset for some well-deserved time with his family. One thing that astonished him was the warmth and outpouring of Read more about What Will Your Legacy Be?[…]