Maternity Leave improves company performance

Why the right attitude to maternity dramatically improves company performance

A company’s attitude to maternity leave is far more important than its policy. Many businesses have progressive staff maternity policies.  But look beneath the policy to the attitude of the...


Diverse Founding Teams

'In Defense of Diverse Founding Teams' - by Adam Pisoni

Original article by Adam Pisoni as published on MEDIUM I co-founded Yammer in 2008 with an all white, all male team. Like most startups, at the beginning we were more focused on product market fit...


Women Bring More Tech Expertise to the Boardroom Than Men Do

A new study reveals that Women Bring More Tech Expertise to the Boardroom Than Men Do

If you want a director with plenty of tech experience on your board, hire a woman. According to new Accenture research, female members of corporate boards are nearly twice as likely as their male...


Tech Firms Borrow Football Play to Increase Hiring of Women The Rooney Rule worked in the NFL. Can it work in the tech industry?

Tech Firms Borrow Football Play to Increase Hiring of Women

The technology industry is borrowing a football tactic to try to increase the hiring of women. The Rooney Rule worked in the NFL. Can it work in the tech industry? Since last year, companies including...


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Computer Weekly's 50 most influential women in UK IT 2016 announced

via Computer Weekly Computer Weekly announces its top 50 list of the most influential women in UK IT Computer Weekly has announced its list of the 2016 most influential women in UK IT, now in...


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London Offers Greatest Opportunities for UK Women in Tech, New Study Reveals

Capital leads the way but more work to be done as one in ten tech teams have no female employees London’s tech community offers the greatest opportunities for British women in tech with 40 per...


Sadiq Khan - Let's make London the tech capital of the world

London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins us in making London the tech capital of the world.

By Sadiq Khan via city am Today marks the start of London Technology Week, a fantastic opportunity for thousands of tech experts from all over the world to descend on the capital to learn and share...


TLA WOMEN IN TECH take-over the London Stock Exchange for exclusive 'Advocating Inclusivity' event at the start of London Tech Week

On the morning of Monday 20th June 2016, at the start of LONDON TECH WEEK, TLA WOMENINTECH hosted an exclusive VIP Market Open Ceremony and Panel Event at the London Stock Exchange to set the tone...


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CORPORATE BEST PRACTICE WORKSHOP | 28.04.16

Question: How do I be successful in business without becoming an A type male with all the associated behaviours? A question Nicole Vanderbilt asked herself during her career, and continues to ask...