At yesterday’s ‘Women in Work’ conference held by Bright Blue, the Secretary of State for International Development and the Minister for Women and Equalities, Penny Mordaunt delivered the keynote speech where she proclaimed that “to fight injustice, we need a strong economy” and that helping women in the workplace is a vital part of that. “We need to broaden out the work of the Government … Continue reading Mordaunt: “We need to focus on women at every stage of their lives”
Today, the 10th of November is Equal Pay Day and the Fawcett Society is calling on people to join their campaign, #GetEqual, to fight for equal pay. The name ‘equal pay day’ can be misleading as it suggests men and women aren’t paid the same- studies have shown men and women in like for like jobs are paid the same- but the almost controversial name … Continue reading Equal Pay Day : Going Out of Office
“Remember Ginger Rogers saying that she did everything Fred Astaire did but she did it backwards and in heels? Well these days it is more likely to be with no back up and in debt.” – Penny Mourdant Continue reading Penny Mordaunt: female entrepreneurs are “resilient, resourceful and remarkable leaders”.